Ms Olga Puchkova > Pepeliaev Group > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Pepeliaev Group
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Work Department

Family and Inheritance Law Practice Group


Lead Expert of the Family and Inheritance Law Practice Group


What she specialises in

Ms. Puchkova has more than 20 years of professional experience in family, inheritance law and related legal relationships, including in litigation concerning these areas. For this reason, she gives advice that is not theoretical, but deeply practical, in nature taking account of court and administrative practice.

Her main achievements

Projects include:

  • drafting contracts and agreements for divorce, which allow property issues to be resolved, and issues regarding maintenance payments for children to be settled in an amicable way out of court;
  • successfully representing a client in a lawsuit to have a will invalidated;
  • preparing an agreement to divide inherited property, which allowed a property conflict to be prevented between the heirs;
  • successfully representing the client in a lawsuit to have a pre-nuptial contract invalidated and have commonly earned property divided.

Ms. Puchkova has authored many published articles in the prominent tax journal ‘Nalogoved’ regarding taxation and the interpretation of legal rules in case law.

Lawyer Rankings

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.