On June 1st, 2012 the St Petersburg Bar Association rendered homage to Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners at its annual Conference.
Ilya V. Nikiforov, the Managing Partner of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, was awarded with the Certificate of Honor for his professional achievements in 2011. Mr. Nikiforov was also awarded by the Federal Chamber of Lawyers with a second degree medal for achievements in defense of rights and freedoms of citizens on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the law on lawyer activity and legal profession in the Russian Federation.
Senior Associate Ilya Tur was awarded by the St Petersburg Bar Association with the Certificate of Honor for his professional achievements in 2011.
Senior Associates Victor Dumler and Alexey Rizhkin, Lawyers Sergey Korolyov, Svetlana Popova and Maya Chokoraya were also awarded with the Certificates of Honor for their professional achievements in 2011.
The St Petersburg Bar Association was founded on the base of the Russian Federation law on lawyer's activities and legal profession in the Russian Federation. The Bar Association is a private non-profit organization based on compulsory membership of lawyers of the one country’s territorial subject.
The Agenda of the final conference dated from June 1, 2012 is available at the Saint-Petersburg Bar Association web-site.