Vasily Torkanovskiy > Ivanyan and Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Ivanyan and Partners
119017 MOSCOW

Work Department


Vasily has 13+ years’ experience in international dispute resolution, including major public international law cases and transnational commercial litigation, with a focus on commercial fraud. He has advised public and private litigants in relation to court and arbitration proceedings in various European countries and international fora.


Having joined Ivanyan and Partners in 2006, Vasily has made his way from legal assistant to partner.


Russian, English and French


Member of the St Petersburg Bar Association


2012: LLM from the University of Cambridge, UK

2009: Degree in law with honours from the National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Russia

2009: Master I, droit économique from Université Paris-I Panthéon-Sorbonne, France

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

At Ivanyan and Partners, the domestic dispute resolution and international commercial litigation departments act in insolvency litigation and related issues. Based in St. Petersburg, domestic dispute resolution practice co-head Alexey Kozyakov is a key name in the field for large-scale bankruptcy proceedings and debt recovery issues. Sergey Chuprygin, Vasily Torkanovskiy and Khristofor Ivanyan are key practitioners in the Moscow market.

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

Ivanyan and Partners is recognised for its strength in bankruptcy-related proceedings, which is a key area for standout practitioner Alexey Kozyakov in St. Petersburg. In the Moscow office, Sergey Chuprygin acts for clients in general commercial disputes and IP-related claims. Alongside its international commercial litigation expertise, the group also has experience handling contentious issues relating to public international law, which is a notable area of strength for Vasily Torkanovskiy. Name partner Khristofor Ivanyan focuses on general corporate and shareholder disputes.