28 Lawyers of KIAP are named the leading lawyers by the international rating Best Lawyers 2021
On 3 June 2020 the results of the annual international legal rating Best Lawyers 2021 were published online. According to the rating results 28 lawyers of KIAP achieved individual recognition from the eminent rating in 21 practice areas:
- Andrey Korelskiy (Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation). In 2021 Andrey is recommended by the rating for the 11th time.
- Konstantin Astafiev (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Criminal Defense, Labor and Employment Law). In 2021 Konstantin is recommended by the rating for the 8th time.
- Ilya Ischuk (Competition / Antitrust Law, Government Practice, Litigation). In 2021 Ilya is recommended by the rating for the 6th time.
- Anna Grishchenkova (Arbitration and Mediation, Litigation). In 2021 Anna is recommended by the rating for the 6th time.
- Dmitry Shnaydman (Litigation)
- Alexey Sizov (Customs and Excise Law, Litigation, Trade Law)
- Andrey Zuykov (Tax Law, Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation)
- Elena Buranova (Intellectual Property Law, Information Technology Law, Litigation)
- Anton Samokhvalov (Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law)
- James Friedlander (Litigation)
- Sergey Popov (Real Estate Law, Litigation)
- Ilya Dedkovskiy (Insolvency and Reorganization Law)
- Dmitry Kalinichenko (Criminal Defense, Litigation)
- Julia Kirpikova (Litigation)
- Natalia Kisliakova (Arbitration and Mediation, Civil Rights Law, Litigation, Trade Law)
- Ekaterina Spakhova (Litigation)
- Roman Suslov (Banking and Finance Law, Information Technology Law)
- Maxim Buzin (Competition / Antitrust Law, Government Practice, Litigation)
- Stepan Sultanov (International Arbitration, Litigation)
- Julia Usacheva (Litigation, Real Estate Law)
- Viacheslav Shmelev (Privacy and Data Security Law, Litigation)
And for the first time this year:
- Anastasia Skovpen (Intellectual Property Law, Litigation)
- Maxim Tabolo (Intellectual Property Law)
- Olga Kascheeva (Aviation Law)
- Sergey Ilin (Litigation)
- Aleksey Gurin (Litigation)
- Evgeny Metla (Litigation)
- Evgeny Vasin (Litigation)
Best Lawyers is one of the most influential publications in the global legal community. Founded in USA in 1981, the ranking publishes ratings of outstanding lawyers put together based on the expert assessment of a lawyer’s professional level by fellow lawyers. The research is performed in 70 countries around the world. The Best Lawyer’s methods, developed by a cognominal company, have been practiced for more than 30 years. The ranking has been recommending KIAP lawyers since 2009. In 2020 KIAP was recognized the Law firm of the year in the field of litigation.