Vladimir Pestrikov > Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners
MOSCOW, 127051

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Vladimir is a partner with RGP’s Arbitration practice and an attorney. Vladimir focuses on complex international commercial, corporate, financial and investment arbitrations, including complex cross-jurisdictional disputes with parallel proceedings both in state courts of various jurisdictions and in international commercial and investment arbitration institutions. He has an extensive experience in handling arbitration processes under the rules of various arbitration institutions as well as proceedings to recognize and enforce foreign judgments and arbitral awards. Furthermore, Vladimir is an acknowledged expert in debt recovery, bankruptcy and restructuring, including cases with international aspect. He represents his clients from a number of industries, including gas and oil, retail, telecommunications, construction, and other. Prior to joining RPG, Vladimir acted as a counsel with the Litigation & Arbitration practice of a leading law firm for several years. His has an excellent track record of multiple successful cases both in Russia and many other jurisdictions and international institutions. Before that, Vladimir held the position of a general counsel at a major Russian industrial holding. His responsibilities included ensuring legal support for the company’s commercial projects, in particular, with regard to corporate, tax and antitrust law issues, and providing legal advice on securing exemptions, benefits and state support.


Russian, English, German


Moscow Bar Association


International Law School of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), 2000
LL.M., German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship, Philipps-Universität Marburg, 1999

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Dispute resolution: Arbitration and mediation

(Next Generation Partners)

Vladimir PestrikovRybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners launched a restructuring and insolvency practice following the arrival of Vladimir Pestrikov from Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners in June 2020. Reflective of its dispute resolution focus, the group is particularly well-equipped to handle contentious insolvency work. Its sector-specific expertise spans banking and finance as well as energy, among others. Dmitry Dyakin and name partner Ilya Rybalkin are also key figures in the team, which is recommended by clients for being ‘versatile, commercially minded and meticulously thorough’.