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Petrol Chilikov’s partners endorsed again by the Best Lawyers international ranking

On June 10, 2021, the Best Lawyers international legal directory released the results of its annual research of the legal services market in Russia based on peer review. Petrol Chilikov’s partners were acknowledged for their expertise in: Egor Chilikov – international arbitration, arbitration and mediation; Olesya Petrol – arbitration and mediation, family law; Elena Mazetova...
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Petrol Chilikov team at the Insurance Moot Court

The Petrol Chilikov team is taking part in an insurance moot court tournament – a simulated litigation organized by the loss adjusters firm KLR. The moot court competition is held between law firms, with the spectators and referees being experts of insurance, reinsurance, brokerage companies and adjusters. The firm’s Partner Egor Chilikov presented at a semi-final that took place on...
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Alexander Yagelnitskiy talks compensation for moral damages at the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum

Alexander Yagelnitskiy, Petrol Chilikov Counsel, was a speaker at the discussion session "Compensation for Moral Damage: Problems and Prospects," on the fourth day of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum. Representatives of the Russian Supreme Court, the Institute of State and Law of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the S.S. Alekseev Private Law Research Center under the Russian...
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Olesya Petrol speaks at ICC YAF “Efficiency and Transparency in ICC Arbitration Rules 2021” roundtable

The ICC YAF roundtable was held at the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum online. Olesya Petrol presented at the panel devoted to complex arbitration (consolidation and joinder). Read more here.
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Olesya Petrol’s lectured on indemnity for damages at Plekhanov Russian University of Economics

Olesya Petrol held a series of lectures for Master's students of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics on the indemnity for and calculation of damages in Russian and international court disputes. The lectures were organized as part of the university's program for training professionals in the field of appraisal activities and verification of appraisal reports. More about the Masters...
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Alexander Yagelnitskiy joins editorial board of Civil Law journal

Civil Law journal was founded by graduates and professors of the Russian School of Private Law in 2018 and is now one of the most respected regular professional publications in the field of civil law. Andrey Egorov, professor and director of the Center for Comparative Law at the Higher School of Economics, is the editor-in-chief of the journal.   Our firm’s Counsel Alexander...
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Olesya Petrol talked about how spouses oppose creditors at the St Petersburg Bar Conference

Partner Olesya Petrol spoke at the session of the regular conference of St Petersburg Bar Institute. The theme of the conference was "NON-lasting Values: Business, Friendship, Family. Olesya's presentation focused on good and bad faith actions of spouses in bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy situations. Olesya explained which spousal transactions may be deemed harmful and which are legitimate,...
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Egor Chilikov recorded a lecture for LF Academy on managing litigation and arbitration disputes abroad

Partner Egor Chilikov recorded a lecture on "Litigation and arbitration dispute management abroad: how to achieve efficiency, reduce expenses and time limits?" for LF Academy legal education project. Egor explained how parties can control the process and how to build the right pre-litigation strategy, i.e. preparation and gathering of evidence, how to succeed on the case, reduce the...
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Olesya Petrol spoke about the details of applying provisions of the Russian Civil Code to family legal relations at the Private Thursday of the Civil Law Scholars’ Club

During the webinar of the Civil Law Scholars’ Club called "Family Law: Perspective of a Civil Law Scholar", Olesya Petrol, a partner of the firm, and Andrey Egorov, Chief Editor of the Civil Law journal:
  • Application of the rules of the Russian Civil Code governing transactions to family law transactions: marriage, nuptial agreement, acknowledgement of paternity, adoption, alimony...
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Petrol Chilikov in the international Legal 500 EMEA ranking

The renowned international ranking Legal 500 EMEA published the results of its 2020/2021 research today. Petrol Chilikov's work in international arbitration and litigation was highly valued by the ranking. The researchers quote the clients commenting on the firm: "an equally experienced commercial and investment arbitration, the team also provides comprehensive support to clients in...
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