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Work +7 495 653 82 99
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Web:
www.infralex.ru

Artem Kukin

Tel:
Work +7 495 653 82 99
Email:
Web:
www.infralex.ru
Infralex

Work Department

Artem is the Head of Corporate Law and M&A practice at Infralex. He also specializes in Insolvency (Bankruptcy), Litigation and Arbitration

Position

Partner

Career

Artem Kukin began his career as a trial lawyer, participating in large cases on bankruptcy and corporate disputes. Some of his most successful cases include resolving corporate disputes among shareholders of large oil and gas entities in Russia. From 1996 to January 2014, he worked for a major Russian law firm, progressing from lawyer to senior partner. Since 2014, Artem is partner at Infralex. He represents the interests of Russian and international companies in large-scale M&A deals. Artem also provides legal advice on agreements with government organizations for foreign investment in strategic enterprises.

Languages

Russian, English

Member

Artem was admitted to the bar (Russia) in 2000. Since 2010, he has been a member of the Subcommittee on Crisis Management and Debt Issues of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. Starting from 2016 he is a member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Artem is also a member of Supervisory Board of the non-profit partnership of bankruptcy receivers.

Education

Artem graduated from Moscow State University in 1995, completed the internship with Columbia Law School (New York City) in 1994 and holds a PhD degree in Legal Science from the Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences.


Russia

Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Infralex's commercial practice comprises 'a strong team of practitioners who have a solid legal knowledge and a good understanding of the clients’ business’. Managing partner Artem Kukin, who is ‘an excellent commercial lawyer who offers well thought-out solutions to complex matters’, is advising April Estate on its intended acquisition of several companies owning hotels in Moscow. In other work a cross-disciplinary team assisted United Aircraft Corporation of Russia with the reorganisation of the corporation and its five subsidiary companies. Artur Rokhlin, Marina Bilyk and Yulia Eremenko are the key figures.

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Dispute resolution: Litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: Litigation

Infralex’s strength in handling complex litigation is demonstrated through its recent work for Sukhoi Civil Aircraft in a $40m contractual dispute brought by Aeroflot. The practice represented Sberbank as part of ongoing series of cross-border insolvency proceedings relating to the bankruptcy of a former shareholder of Pavlovskgranit mining company. Yulia Karpova and Arthur Rokhlin are the key figures. Also of note is managing partner Artem Kukin, who is recommended for bankruptcy litigation.

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