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

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

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Partner, LL.M. in US Law, MCiarb


Recommended by the international legal rankings Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Legal 500 EMEA (Leading Individual in Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Mediation), Best Lawyers, WWL Arbitration Future Leaders, Pravo-300 and Kommersant (International commercial arbitration, Retail trade, FMCG and Insurance). Anna’s core specialisation: support for construction disputes, corporate disputes, disputes with public authorities, as well as in bankruptcy proceedings.

Participated in 400+ legal proceedings, incl. by representing clients before Russian and international arbitration centres, acted as an expert in processes conducted in foreign jurisdictions.

Author of the book “Psychology and persuasion skills in the course of judicial proceedings”.

Acted as co-editor and co-author of the”Commentary on Russian arbitration laws” (RAA).

Annually teaches a course of lectures at Moscow State Law Academy (MSAL) on international commercial arbitration.

Speaker at major international and Russian law conferences.


Russian, English, German


Was granted the status of Member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).

In 2020 Anna was appointed as Regional Representative Russian Federation of the IBA Litigation Committee for the second time, and during 2018-2020 she was a Co-Chair of the Young Litigation Lawyers Forum of IBA.

In 2019 was appointed Deputy Chairman of the ICC Russia Commission on Arbitration. 

Anna is also a Regional Ambassador at HK45 – Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre’s committee (HKIAC).

Included into panel of arbitrators in Hong Kong (HKIAC) and into list of arbitrators in Austria (VIAC), Kuala Lumpur (AIAC) andRussia (the Board Member of the Russian Arbitration Center). 

Member of the committee of defense of the rights of entrepreneurs (Russian Chamber of Commerce).


  • Project “Effective representation in dispute resolution” (Germany, Humboldt Foundation) (2015-2016)
  • Internship under British-Russian program for young lawyers organized by Bar Council, London (2014) 
  • Pericles Autonomous not-for-profit organisation (ANO), LL.M in US law (2011)
  • Tula State University, law faculty (2004)
  • Internship at J.P. Morgan Asset Management (New York) under a joint programme of US State Department, the Fortune magazine and the women’s organization Vital Voices (2010)
  • Courses “International Transactions” and “International Arbitration” under a joint training program of San Diego University and Sorbonne (2009) 
  • Auditor certificate in general audit (Moscow) (2007)    

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Dispute resolution: arbitration and mediation

(Leading individuals)

Anna GrishchenkovaKIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law

KIAP (Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law maintains longstanding relationships with clients in the construction industry, but also handles disputes for trading and insurance sector companies. The group specialises in international commercial arbitration conducted either on an hoc basis, or instituted under the rules of the ICAC, the ICC and the LCIA. Anna Grishchenkova leads the practice, where recently promoted senior associate Stepan Sultanov is also a key figure.

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.