Ms Yulia Litovtseva > Pepeliaev Group > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Pepeliaev Group
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Work Department

Bankruptcy and Anti-crisis Protection of Business Practice (a part of Dispute Resolution and Mediation Practice)


Partner, Head of Bankruptcy and Anti-crisis Protection of Business Practice


What she specialises in

Yulia Litovtseva specialises in civil and procedural law. Yulia has more than 9 years of experience as a judge of the Kaluga Region State Commercial Court and more than 9 years of experience as an attorney-at-law.

Her main achievements

Yulia defends client in courts in the context of economic disputes connected with the ownership and state registration of rights to real estate, investment and credit relationships, work with contractors and others. The scope of her expertise also includes disputes arising from public relationships – challenging regulatory and non-regulatory acts, decisions and actions of officers of public authorities. She has impressive experience in settling corporate disputes, and successfully defends clients in commercial arbitral proceedings.

An area of particular focus for Yulia is cases associated with bankruptcy.

Yulia has significant experience in providing advice and assessing managerial risks, and in concluding transactions to which bankruptcy legislation has application.

Yulia is a professional mediator and she has track record of mediation at both at both pre-trial and trial stages.

She has authored numerous publications regarding the application of civil and procedural law, and insolvency (bankruptcy) legislation.


Yulia graduated with honours from the law faculty of the Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

(Leading individuals)

Yulia LitovtsevaPepeliaev Group

Delivering services which are ‘excellent in terms of quality and professionalism’, Pepeliaev Group prides itself on prevailing in the majority of the insolvency cases it handles in court. This litigation strength is mirrored in the expertise of practice head Yulia Litovtseva, a former bankruptcy judge in a regional commercial court, who is ‘very attentive to the interests of the client’. Senior associate Leonid Barkov is particularly well-versed in acting on the side of Russian and foreign corporate defendants.

Russia > Private client

Pepeliaev Group is distinguished by its highly specialised team, which comprises a large number of experts. Managing partner Sergey Pepeliaev brings a wealth of experience in handling contentious and advisory taxation issues to the group, as does Rustem Ahmetshin, who heads up the tax practice. For family and inheritance law mandates, Julia Borozdna and Olga Puchkova are the names to note. On the litigious side, the key contacts are Yuri Vorobyev and Yulia Litovtseva; the latter is particularly active in bankruptcy proceedings and is frequently appointed as a mediator at both the pre-trial and trial stages.