Zabeyda & Partners

Dispute Resolution Department

Russia
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What the team is known for

Entering the rankings for the first time, the team principally focuses on defending political figures, business leaders and high net worth individuals against economic and financial crimes. Additionally represents corporate entities in criminal investigations, including corporate conflicts with parallel criminal proceedings.

Strengths

Sources praise the team's client-focused approach, with one interviewee noting: "The lawyers of this firm protect the client, not just by fulfilling orders, but by helping them not break under the pressure of prosecution or pressure from investigators, and to cope with the emotional experience."

Work highlights

Represented Dmitry Kulikov, the vice prime minister of the Ivanovskaya region, in a criminal case relating to a suspected bribery.

Notable practitioners

Managing partner Alexander Zabeyda enters the rankings this year. Sources note his detailed approach, with one explaining that he "pays attention to all the nuances and uses every legal option possible to save the client."