KK&P’s insolvency practice’s experience is set out in a new section on the firm’s website

At http://kkplaw.ru/practice/insolvency/ the firm details its approach to insolvency projects, which is praised by Chambers Europe 2018 (Restructuring/Insolvency: Litigation – Russia) and Pravo.ru-300 (the major Russian legal ranking), among others, and the firm’s insolvency practice’s key features, along with descriptions of its most notable projects. The firm represents major lenders (including major banks recognised by […]...
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KK&P defended two senior executives of a German holding against subsidiary liability amounting to 510 million roubles

KK&P Partner and head of the firm’s bankruptcy practice Nikolay Pokryshkin, and associate Olga Kokoz successfully defended two senior executives against subsidiary liability amounting to 510 million roubles for the bankruptcy of a Russian subsidiary. The courts held that even if certain controlling persons implemented liquidation measures and complete redistribution of the debtor-company’s assets in […]...
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According to the Pravo.ru–300 2018 major domestic legal rating, KK&P has maintained its position as one of the best dispute resolution firms in Russia

In 2018, according to Pravo.ru–300, KK&P was recognised in the following legal categories: Dispute resolution in courts of general jurisdiction (Group I), International arbitration (Group II), Insolvency (Group II), Commercial arbitration (Group II). Commenting on the current situation in the Russian legal market, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov said: “Competition in the market is growing […]...
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On 12 and 13 November, Maxim Kulkov participated in Russian Law Week 2018 and a seminar hosted by Jones Day held in London

On 12 November, as part of Russian Law Week 2018, which is held in London, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov participated in a panel discussion on the Russian arbitration reform.  The leading Russian arbitration centres gave their views on the results of the reform.  Maxim Kulkov, the arbitrator recommended by the Russian Union of Industrialists […]...
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On 6 November, Maxim Kulkov spoke in London at the Legal Week forum on commercial disputes and at Pinsent Masons’ seminar on doing business in Russia and the CIS

At the annual Commercial Litigation & Arbitration Forum, which was held by Legal Week in London, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov spoke at the Russian and CIS related disputes session. Maxim presented the topic of tort claims under Russian law against Russian debtors in English courts using the example of the BM-Bank (previously Bank of […]...
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On 12 and 13 November, Maxim Kulkov will be speaking in London at Russian Law Week 2018 and a seminar hosted by Jones Day

On 12 November, as part of Russian Law Week 2018, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov, the arbitrator recommended by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) Arbitration Centre, will take part in the Update on Arbitration Reform in Russia Panel Discussion. The debate will include discussing corporate disputes under Russian Arbitration Law and the […]...
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Maxim Kulkov gave a presentation on the efficacy of investor disputes against states at the 10th annual ABA Conference in Moscow On Resolving Commercial Disputes in which CIS Countries are Participants

On 27 September, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov gave a presentation entitled ‘Investment Arbitration. Is the game worth the candle?’ The presentation was based on an analysis of the most instructive arbitration proceedings of the last 20 years and was given as part of Discussion No. 9 ‘Recent developments in investor-state arbitration and enforcement of […]...
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Maxim Kulkov participated as an arbitrator in a role play seminar on the new LCIA model tribunal secretary appointment, which provides for the broader involvement of secretaries in arbitration proceedings

The LCIA and YIAG seminar on communicating changes to the tribunal secretaries section of the LCIA’s Notes for Arbitrators (published on 26 October 2017) took place in Moscow on 31 May. The event’s participants included the LCIA Director General Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof. The seminar was the fourth in a series of previous events introducing […]...
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In a fraud case against Vladimir Kekhman, the High Court of England and Wales ruled in favour of Bank of Moscow, on whose behalf Maxim Kulkov addressed the court as an expert witness on Russian law

KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov addressed the High Court of England and Wales as an expert witness on Russian law on behalf of Bank of Moscow in a case brought against the former head of JFC Group, Vladimir Kekhman, who was accused of obtaining substantial loans on the basis of falsified documents.  The opinions and […]...
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