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Steptoe and Johnson UK LLP

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Ivan Gordienko

Work 0207 367 8000
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

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Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration




Ivan Gordienko has particular knowledge of commercial litigation and arbitration,
specifically within the aviation, telecommunications, real estate, chemical and financial
sectors. He has extensive experience across diverse environments as well as a broad
understanding of cross-border issues, as he has played a pivotal role in many high profile
international cases.

His experience includes managing complex international arbitrations and litigations arising
from corporate transactions connected to Russia and the CIS. Ivan utilises his strong
technical, negotiation and communication skills to support clients with regards to fraud
charges, wealth disputes, defamation and negligence claims as well as contentious



London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil

Steptoe & Johnson UK LLP is adept at handling high-value asset recovery cases. The firm continues to act for the National Bank of Moldova in a multi-jurisdictional fraud case worth $1b. It also acts for the Trust National Bank in relation to a Ponzi scheme committed by three former shareholders in a case worth $800m. ‘Really superb, incredible, almost clairvoyantNeil Dooley heads the team, he is ‘an unflappable litigator with impeccable judgment and unrivalled experience of fraud work’. Ivan Gordienko joined as partner from Pinsent Masons LLP.

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