On 28 January, Maxim Kulkov will speak at the C5 conference in London on the Impact of Russian and Foreign Sanctions on Disputes in Russian Courts

KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov will be a speaker on the Recent Developments in Russia Sanctions panel at the annual International Disputes and Asset Recovery Involving Former Soviet Union Parties Conference. Maxim will focus on two things: Lugovoy’s draft law on changes to the Russian Commercial Procedure Code and Russian Civil Procedure Code in connection […]...
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Pravo.ru–300 2019: most KK&P practices maintain leading positions

In 2019, KK&P took the following positions in the relevant categories of the Pravo.ru–300 ranking: Bankruptcy (Group I) International arbitration (Group I) International litigation (Group I) Arbitration proceedings (major disputes) (Group II)   Pravo.ru–300 is Russia’s most extensive legal market research. It evaluates law firms’ project experience, and customer feedback on the quality of work, […]...
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Maxim Kulkov’s expert evidence on Russian law in the High Court of England and Wales helped to defend the defendants from a US$40 million claim by the former management of YUKOS Oil Company

  “…where they differed I preferred the views of Mr Kulkov. He seemed to me to be the more objective, and to deliver his evidence more calmly…” Sir Michael Burton   In Yukos Finance B.V. & Ors v Stephen Lynch & Ors, the claimants (including former directors of Yukos Finance BV) alleged that, in 2007, […]...
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On 18 September, Maxim Kulkov shared the secrets of oral persuasion in the courtroom at the XI ABA Conference in Moscow

KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov spoke at the Making your case: Practical tips on oral persuasion and advocacy session at the XI Annual Conference of the American Bar Association on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes. The topic raised by Maxim was devoted to dealing with difficult opponents in court proceedings, including what to do […]...
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Maxim Kulkov to share the secrets of oral advocacy in trial proceedings at the XI ABA Conference on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes

On 18 September, Maxim Kulkov, Managing Partner of KK&P law firm, will speak at one of the final sessions of the event – Making your case: Practical tips on oral persuasion and advocacy. One of the best trial lawyers in Russia, Maxim will address international delegates on the specifics of defending clients’ interests in Russian courts. […]...
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On 2 August, Maxim Kulkov will speak at the 3rd Asia Pacific Mediation Conference in Seoul

The focus of the conference will be Asia-Pacific region countries’ consideration of the Singapore Convention on Mediation (which was adopted by the UN General Assembly in December 2018 and will be open for signature on 7 August 2019). It is expected that the adoption of the Convention will significantly affect the development of mediation as […]...
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On 18 April, KK&P and its partners will be holding the Big Debt Recovery: Simultaneous Search, Asset Tracing and Criminal Enforcement in Russia and Abroad conference at the Metropol Hotel

On 18 April, KK&P, together with Legal Insight, CSI Group, Borenius, Feoktistov and Partners, NLF Group and Kobre & Kim, will be holding the Big Debt Recovery: Simultaneous Search, Asset Tracing and Criminal Enforcement in Russia and Abroad conference at the Metropol Hotel. At the conference, KK&P partners Maxim Kulkov and Nikolai Pokryshkin will talk […]...
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KK&P has once again been ranked high in The Legal 500 EMEA (2019) directory

The firm is listed among the best firms in the Russian market in the categories of Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Mediation (Tier 3), Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Tier 3) and Restructuring and Insolvency (Tier 4). The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 notes that “the ‘very well-connected’ team at KK&P ‘knows the Russian disputes market inside and out’ […]...
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The GAR 100 rating has once again listed KK&P as one of the best international arbitration firms

In the 12th Edition of the GAR 100 (published in 2019), which still only lists two Russian firms, KK&P was listed among the world’s best international arbitration firms. The firm’s recent arbitration cases include: defending a general contractor in the ICAC at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation against a claim […]...
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