Our lawyers are often invited to opine and act as Russian law experts in Russian and overseas litigations and arbitrations. A combination of strong academic background and voluminous experience as counsels in all types of disputes ensures a consistently high quality of expert reports. Our reputation warrants credibility and trustworthiness of the evidence given. Our ties to academic community allow access to reputable Russian and foreign law experts, whom we engage where appropriate.
Firm’s of counsel Alexander Yaglnitskiy is a renowned expert in private law, including property law, law of obligations, damages and specifically tort law and law of succession. He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Private Law at Lomonosov Moscow State University, where he delivers private law and tort law courses. He is also an Associate Professor at the Russian School of Private Law and a lecturer at the Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences. Alexander is a member and Russian representative at the World Tort Law Society (WTLS). List of his publications and speeches covers many areas of Russian private law.
Firm’s partner Olesya Petrol is an Associate Professor at the Russian School of Private Law, where she is lecturing tort and family law, and is also a lecturer at the Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences. She is often invited to opine and speak on damages, family and inheritance law. She is also an expert in arbitration and contributes to the promotion of arbitration in Russia. She is a Member of the Council for Development of Arbitration of the Ministry of Justice of Russian Federation.