Zabeyda & Partners

Dispute Resolution Department

Russia
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What the team is known for Increasingly prominent corporate crime practice climbing up the rankings as a result of positive feedback. The team principally focuses on economic and financial crimes, including tax evasion, where the firm defends business leaders and political figures. Abuse of power investigations is a further area of experience. Additionally represents corporate entities in criminal investigations, including corporate conflicts with parallel criminal proceedings. Clients benefit from the experience of team members who have previously worked as prosecutors.

Strengths Sources point to the team's tactical handling of cases as a strength. One explains: "They're easy to discuss the details of the case with, they're very good on the strategic aspects of the case."

Notable practitioners

Managing partner Alexander Zabeyda assists with investigations of economic crimes, representing prominent business leaders. Clients appreciate his comprehensive support, with one explaining: "He looks at it from every angle. He can think of the case in different ways and think of the best steps,the best strategy to approach the case."

Darya Konstantinova enters the rankings this year as a result of market feedback and an increased presence. Sources cite her solution-oriented approach as a key strength: "She is able to solve complex issues," adding: "She knows how to convince her client of the right path." Sources further appreciate her client care in difficult cases, noting her "calm, level-headed approach."