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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP
123100 MOSCOW

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Insolvency & Bankruptcy


Ivan Veselov is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution Practice. Widely recognised as a leading dispute practitioner in his field, Ivan represents Russian and foreign clients in state arbitration courts of all ten arbitration districts, courts of general jurisdiction and arbitration tribunals. Ivan has successfully applied both proven methods and his own innovative methods for highly effective legal representation. Given the constant changes in the legislation and court approaches, as the head of a strong team of lawyers, Ivan is willing to develop and implement original and proactive strategies for precisely achieving the clients’ objectives. He specialises in acting for investors in corporate and development court litigations, protecting companies against hostile takeovers and greenmail, as well as providing legal support in disputes over real estate and contractual disputes (leasing, supply, contractor agreements).


20+ years of legal experience

Lecturer in a leading Russian university and M-Logos Law Institute

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Restructuring and insolvency

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP provides complex restructuring and insolvency advice to a high-profile client roster of multinational companies, blue-chip companies and high-net-worth individuals. The team also has notable focus on insolvency litigation, which has a multi-jurisdictional element, where it benefits from the firm’s strong international presence. The department also frequently draws upon the expertise of the firm’s M&A, competition, employment and tax teams. Practice co-heads Ivan Veselov, Oleg Khokhlov, Anton Sitnikov and Elena Trusova are the key contacts.

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

The litigation group at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP has extensive experience acting for claimants, defendants and interested parties across a wide range of sectors, including the fast-moving consumer goods, retail, energy, telecoms, IT and financial services industries. Elena Trusova is a key practitioner on the IP litigation front; and Ivan Veselov specialises in litigation with a corporate or commercial focus, as well as high-profile bankruptcy-related claims. Oleg Arkhipov is also noted.