Ilya Dedkovskiy > KIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

KIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law
127055 MOSCOW

Work Department


Head of Bankruptcy practice, Attorney at law


One of the firm’s leading litigation lawyers since its founding in 2010. Personally ranked lawyer in the Legal 500 EMEA, Best Lawyers 2020 and Pravo.Ru-300 ratings. Ilya specializes in the support of complex litigation representing the interests of companies having foreign capital, including real estate, construction and bankruptcy. Since 2015 Ilya teaches the course on practical aspects of supporting of litigation projects at the Faculty of Law of The Higher School of Economics.


Russian, English


  • Member of the Committee on Private Property and Judiciary System of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)


  • Russian School of Private Law (diploma with honours 2009 – 2011)
  • Law department of St. Petersburg State University (2005 — 2009)

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

The bankruptcy department at KIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law provides ‘excellent advice focusing on the best business interests of the client’. It is consistently engaged on contentious insolvency-related matters by both domestic and international companies; its recent workload has included an increase of instructions relating to pre-bankruptcy transactions. Recently promoted practice head Ilya Dedkovskiy has accrued extensive experience handling disputes involving subsidiary liability issues relating to corporate indebtedness. Associate Sergey Ilin works closely with Dedovskiy and is also noted.

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

KIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law’s dispute resolution group receives commendation for its ‘excellent reputation and worthy professional experience’. Its client roster includes high-net-worth individuals and multinational companies, mostly active in the investment, retail, manufacturing and pharmaceutical sectors, among others. In particular, the team is known for its work on high-profile domestic bankruptcy and corporate disputes. In a closely watched case, it is representing Elena Baturina in a $285m corporate dispute contesting the client’s acquisition of a 24% stake in construction company Inteco. Praised as a ‘highly effective litigator‘, managing partner Andrey Korelskiy leads the practice and is well versed in insolvency and commercial litigation. Arbitration expert Anna Grishchenkova and bankruptcy specialist Ilya Dedkovskiy are also key figures in the team.