Saint-Petersburg
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Dispute Resolution

Experts

Elena Legashova Elena Legashova
Managing Partner, Attorney-at-Law
Maxim Semenyako Maxim Semenyako
Partner, Ph.D., Attorney-at-Law
Vladislav Salita Vladislav Salita
Attorney-at-Law

Dispute resolution is one of the key practice areas of firm’s activities, and our lawyers have experience in representing parties in resolving disputes in various areas of law, such as real estate, construction and investment, bankruptcy, intellectual property, tax law, maritime and transport legislation, insurance law, corporate disputes and banking, international trade and the protection of business reputation.

Our attorneys represent clients in the commercial and arbitration courts of all instances, including the Constitutional Court and the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, as well as in Russian courts of general jurisdiction from Kaliningrad to Yakutia.

Our clients are companies operating in various fields - automotive business, banking, manufacturing, transport and logistics, construction and development, as well as government agencies and services.

Our lawyers run cases and litigation procedures in foreign and international courts, and represent clients in disputes resolved in a variety of international arbitral institutions such as the International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation and the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC).

Our work in litigation is aimed at the maximal protection of our clients' interests, effective and timely disputes resolution.

 Expertise in the field of procedural dispute resolution 

  • Representation of clients and protection of their interests in courts: 
  • Commercial Courts
  • International commercial arbitration 
  • International courts 
  • Foreign courts 
  • Arbitral tribunals 
  • Representation in disputes involving governmental authorities and the Federal Antitrust Service. 
  • Representation of clients' interests in administrative trial initiated by governmental authorities. 
  • Support in complex international litigation and arbitration, including multi-jurisdictional processes. 
  • Legal Opinions preparation on Russian law in foreign courts. 
  • Enforcement of court decisions in Russia and abroad. 

Expertise in out-of-court settlement procedures (mediation) 

  • Our attorneys are professional mediators and act as arbitrators in alternative dispute resolution (mediation).


Projects

Representing of company interests - aluminum assemblies producer - in the litigation for debts recovery and termination of delivery contract.

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Protecting client’s interests in the High Court of Justice in a corporate conflict.

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Representing a construction company in court dispute with the Committee on City Property Management of St. Petersburg.

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Representing the client in foreign courts in claims for disclosure of information on assets of a defaulter.

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Representing company's claim to borrower - owner of one of the largest automotive holdings.

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Representing St. Petersburg Airport in the dispute with a tenant on termination of lease contract.

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Representation of a major German company in the Russian court in a dispute on enforcement of the Arbitration Institute of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce arbitral award.

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