Volga Legal

General Business Law Department

Russia Regions
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What the team is known for

Formidable Samara-based firm that offers strong litigation representation across Southern Russia and the Urals. Acts on financial disputes, including payment and debt recovery conflicts. Also assists with commercial disputes, including contractual cases. Handles disputes with state authorities. Regularly represents significant regional industrial clients, real estate developers and construction companies. Also instructed by international corporates. Additionally provides regulatory and commercial advice on non-contentious mandates.

Strengths

Sources highlight the team for its level of expertise, explaining that "working with this firm gives you confidence that they will be able to win any dispute, despite how complex it might be."

Interviewees also laud the department for its dedication. "I respect the detailed approach the lawyers take to every question," remarks one client.

Work highlights

Represented Rosneftegazmontazh, as creditor, in the bankruptcy of Rezmetkon, a regional industrial manufacturer.

Notable practitioners

The esteemed Andrey Sychev is universally hailed as one of the leading litigators in the region. Clients are quick to applaud his attention to detail, with one reporting that "thanks to his effective and meticulous work we won the case." Another source highlights his "very systematic and structured" approach, adding: "He always prepares every detail to a very high quality."