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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On 29 March, Maxim Kulkov acted as an arbitrator at the YIAG-PwC Expert witness cross-examination training in Moscow

The training was preceded by several weeks of preparation of the participants. On the day of the event, the participants were divided into four Claimant, and four Respondent, teams (two participants in each team) with four pairs of Claimant/Respondent teams being formed. Each team was assigned an expert in advance. The role of the arbitrators […]...
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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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