Verkhovodko & Partners

Dispute Resolution Department

Belarus
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What the team is known for Highly acclaimed team with a particular focus on corporate disputes, regularly advising on commercial cases. Also offers capabilities in handling financial disputes, damages claims as well as tax-related litigation. Acts for a number of clients from the technology, real estate and manufacturing sectors.

Strengths Clients laud the team for its tailor-made approach, with one source remarking that the lawyers "adjust their approach to our issues and work."

Interviewees also highlight the practice's commercial awareness, saying: "They focus on results, solving customer problems and minimising risks."

Work highlights Represented Minsk Meat Factory against Italian company Eliopig in a breach of construction contract dispute.

Notable practitioners


Igor Verkhovodko
is held in high regard by market commentators for his extensive experience acting as a litigator. He assists with corporate and commercial litigation. Clients highlight him for his business-oriented approach, remarking that "he sees the whole big picture," and adding: "It brought a lot of value to the case."


Sergey Demianenko
handles a range of corporate and commercial litigation, acting for domestic corporates and international clients. He is also noted for his experience in handling construction disputes. A source says: "He perfectly sees the situation and the optimal strategy."