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SOPHIA BUSINESS CENTER, 6 RYLSKIY LANE, 01601 KYIV, UKRAINE
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Almaty, Kiev, Moscow

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AstapovLawyers are named among Top Law Firms in Litigation in Russia

February 2011

On 27 January 2011 leading Russian newspaper Vedomosti published results of Law Firm Rating compiled by Pravo.ru, an influential Russian rating agency. AstapovLawyers were named in the First Tier of law firms practicing litigation in Russia.

This came as no surprise as the Firm in 2010 has successfully handled over 120 arbitration cases in Russian Federation including corporate and joint venture disputes, disputes related to financing facilities and various types of contractual claims based on contracts for delivery, transshipment and other commodity related contracts.

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AstapovLawyers

AstapovLawyers International Law Group is one of the leading full service Law Firms in Ukraine, Russia and Kazakhstan. The company is ranked among TOP-10 law firms and is recognized by such respected international industrial publications as Corporate INTL Magazine, Who‚Äôs Who Legal, Legal 500 and others. Particularly in 2010 AstapovLawyers was chosen as the winner of the Corporate INTL Magazine Global Award ‚ÄúDispute Resolution Advisory Firm of the Year in Ukraine‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúCompetition Law Advisory Firm of the Year in Russia‚ÄĚ. The firm employs over 80 high qualified professionals in its offices in Ukraine, Russia and Kazakhstan. Firm's key clients include agro companies Glencore, Soufflet Negoce SA, Bunge, Valars Group, EFKO, Mriya, United grain company, alcohol holdings  Nemiroff, Soyuz-Victan, banks Raiffeisen Zentralbank, Cesci Komerzi Bank, Rodovid Bank, pharmaceutical companies Bayer, Metagenics, Optima pharm, telecom companies CDMA, Jump Ukraine/Beeper, Huawei, metallurgical companies ThyssenKrupp SA, Ferrexpo/Vorskla Steel, DEMZ, EMSS ‚Äď Energomashspetsstal, and companies Danone/Nutricia, Avery Dennison, Detskiy Mir, Perdue Farms, China National Oil Corporation, Energoatom and others. More information about the firm is available at www.astapovlawyers.com.

 

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