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Rustam Kurmaev & Partners
CAPITAL CITY COMPLEX, MOSCOW CITY BUSINESS CENTRE NORTH BLOCK
MOSCOW TOWER 8, PRESNENSKAYA NAB., BLD. 1
MOSCOW, 123100
Russia

Position

Managing partner

Career

Rustam Kurmaev specializes in the resolution of commercial disputes, real-estate and construction disputes, corporate disputes, as well as disputes involving the criminal defense of business, systematically mounting a comprehensive defense strategy for corporate executives and top managers at all stages of the criminal process.

Armed with a significant amount of experience representing the interests of Russian and foreign companies at the commercial courts and courts of general jurisdiction, including the RF Supreme Court, Rustam is a widely-recognized specialist on issues involving the execution of court rulings, both through the procedures envisioned by law (enforcement proceedings and bankruptcy), as well as through the application of alternative instruments (mediation).

Rustam Kurmaev is one of the toughest lawyers on the market. He is known for his professionalism in the criminal defense of business and legal support for companies in disputes with governmental authorities, including law enforcement agencies, and is a highly-regarded expert on issues involving the observance of anticorruption legislation (compliance).

Languages

English

French

Russian

Education

Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL) – 2002

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Rustam KurmaevRustam Kurmaev & Partners

Dispute resolution boutique Rustam Kurmaev & Partners prides itself on its successful track record in commercial litigation, corporate defence and corporate conflicts. The team has gained significant experience in the oil and gas, manufacturing, automotive, and banking and finance sectors. Founding partner Rustam Kurmaev leads the wider dispute resolution group and is adept at representing companies and financial institutions. Vasily Malinin heads up the commercial disputes practice.

Russia > White-collar crime

The practitioners at dispute resolution boutique Rustam Kurmaev & Partners stand out for their ‘winning tactics‘, particularly when handling white-collar criminal law work, disputes with regulators and state authorities, and defence of businesses in Russia. The key names to note are ‘excellent organiser, talented leader, and high-level expert‘ Rustam Kurmaev, ‘unsurpassed specialist‘ Dmitry Gorbunov and Dmitry Kletochkin, who is noted for being ‘well versed in all the intricacies of court cases‘.

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

Since its establishment in 2017, dispute resolution boutique Rustam Kurmaev & Partners has become a preferred destination for financial institutions and large Russian and international companies. The group’s insolvency work spans high-value bankruptcy cases; it places a particular emphasis on creditor-side representations across sectors such as construction, financial services, and mining. The department is spearheaded by Dmitry Kletochkin and Oleg Permyakov. Name partner Rustam Kurmaev is also a key contact.