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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The GAR 100 2018 has listed KK&P, Russia’s only arbitration and litigation boutique, among the best firms handling international arbitration

KK&P has become one of only two Russian firms to enter The GAR 100’s list of the top international arbitration firms. Previously, the largest Russian law firm, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, was the sole Russian firm listed in the ranking. Here is what clients surveyed by The GAR 100 have said: “the KK&P partners […]...
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KK&P has once again achieved a high ranking in The Legal 500 EMEA (2018)

The firm has been listed among the best firms in the Russian market in the “Arbitration and Mediation” (Tier 3) and “Litigation” (Tier 4) categories. Describing KK&P, The Legal 500 EMEA 2018 points out that the firm’s team has “an innovative mindset” and finds “creative solutions to difficult, high-stakes issues”. The ranking notes that the […]...
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KK&P’s partners and associates participated as arbitrators in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna

The following KK&P team members judged the anniversary contest: Maxim Kulkov (Managing Partner), Oleg Kolotilov (partner), Nikolay Pokryshkin (partner), Alexey Chernykh (attorney-at-law), Alexandra Chilikova (attorney-at-law), Olga Kokoz (associate), and Sergey Lysov (associate). Many of the firm’s lawyers have already arbitrated disputes at previous Willem Vis competitions. During the four days of the contest, the KK&P […]...
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On 26 March, Maxim Kulkov will be speaking at the RAA Arbitrage in Russia and Austria conference

KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov will present the Changes in Russia’s Legislation on International Commercial Arbitration topic (16:40 – 17:00). The key topics of this year’s conference are the latest updates on arbitration legislation in Russia and Austria, the Prague rules on evidence (based on an inquisitorial proceedings model) in international arbitration as an alternative […]...
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KK&P associate Alexandra Chilikova is listed as an ICAC Case Reporter for international commercial disputes

Alexandra Chilikova specialises in international commercial arbitration and is involved in a number of the firm’s cases being considered in different international arbitral centres, such as the ICAC, the ICC, and the LCIA. On 15 March 2018 Alexandra was listed by the ICAC Presidium as an ICAC Case Reporter for international commercial disputes. According to […]...
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Maxim Kulkov spoke at two sessions of C5’s Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Geneva conference on 15–16 March

On 15 March, KK&P Managing Partner Maxim Kulkov took part in the Rogue Directors and Deep Pockets session. Its participants discussed methods of asset withdrawal in cases of corporate fraud revealed during well-known trials and the defence of private companies’ employees who reported fraud by senior executives. They also compared effective ways of disclosing withdrawal […]...
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