The team demonstrated a very commercial approach: hands-on partners that helped clients to achieve their goalsChambers Europe 2016
A top choice for mid-market cases, representing both international clients and notable local namesChambers Europe 2018
KIAP areas of expertise include financial liability and insurance disputes as well as debt recovery claims. Acts on contractual disputes and assists with local enforcement proceedingsChambers Europe 2018
Represents clients from a variety of industries, including manufacturing, retail and pharmaceuticalsChambers Europe 2018
The team has a very practical and can-do attitudeChambers Europe 2018
KIAP team provides comprehensive legal advice that combines a strong breadth of resources with deep knowledge of the client’s businessLegal 500 EMEA 2018
The team is praised for their ability to resolve complex cases quicklyLegal 500 EMEA 2018
They are flexible and everything they provide is highly detailed. We appreciate the commercial approach and personalised attention of KIAP lawyersChambers Europe 2019
Partner and Head of the “Insurance” practice. He has 19 years’ experience in the insurance sector and comes highly recommended by the international legal directory Best Lawyers 2020. During long time he headed the Legal Service Department of one of the largest Russian insurance companies, specializing in significant disputes for all types of insurance. He has significant experience of provision of the effective support for major judicial disputes either for classic types of insurance (with the claim sum amounting up to USD 30 million), related to insurance contracts in the sphere of power engineering, agricultural insurance, maritime hull insurance, professional liability, as well as experience of legal proceedings with participation of foreign reinsurers.
Representation of interests of Kapital Strakhovanie OJSC (a member of ROSGOSSTRAKH Group) in the dispute related to thirty foreign reinsurers, including members of Lloyd's insurance cartel, which rejected the claims to pay reinsurance indemnity for the amount of more than USD 32 million in connection with the crash of Sukhoi Superjet plane in Indonesia in 2012. The decision in favor of the Principal came into effect.
Representation of Kapital Strakhovanie OJSC (a member of ROSGOSSTRAKH Group) in a number of disputes with foreign reinsurers concerning claims on the return of unjust enrichment. These disputes were connected with liability reinsurance contracts, and were the subject of consideration by different levels of courts (including the Russian Supreme Court). As a result, all claims against Kapital Strakhovanie were denied in full.