The world’s authoritative legal referral guide The Legal 500 2017 highly recommends Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners. The Firm has earned a top-tier recognition in 7 categories with 7 lawyers listed in elite ‘Leading Individuals’ list, 2 lawyers listed as ‘Next generation lawyers’, and 35 lawyers recommended in their fields. In both Russia and Ukraine the Firm is an absolute leader ranked across all practice areas researched.
Chambers Global: Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners highly recommended for the key CIS jurisdictions
For the sixth consecutive year Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has been highly recommended by one of the most reputable legal rankings Chambers Global 2017 for work in each jurisdiction of its presence across the CIS.
Natalia Korosteleva, Partner and Head of Competition Law Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, was awarded with the Letter of Commendation by FAS Russia for special merits in ensuring freedom of competition and effective protection of business.
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is recognised in Kommersant’s ranking of law firms specializing in dispute resolution
The Firm has been ranked as one of the top firms in Russia for international commercial arbitration and insurance. Partners at the Firm have been recognised in the individual rankings: Evgeny Raschevsky and Dmitry Dyakin in the International Commercial Arbitration category; Valery Eremenko in the Commercial Disputes category; and Denis Arkhipov in the Corporate Disputes category.
On 9 December 2016, the Cbonds Awards 2016 ceremony was held at the fourteenth Russian Bond Congress. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners took third prize in the category Best Law Firm in the Bond Market.
On 6 December 2016, an annual awards ceremony took place in Moscow, during which Pravo.ru 300, announced the results of its comprehensive survey of the Russian market for legal consultants. The study identified the top-50 market leaders in terms of revenue, number of associates, and revenue per associate, as well as the market leaders in 17 areas of law both at the federal and regional levels.
The annual Lawyer of the Year awards ceremony was held in Moscow on 3 December 2016. These prestigious legal awards were established by presidential decree in 2009. The winner in the Advocacy category was Boris Puginsky, Doctor of Laws, Honoured Lawyer of the Russian Federation, and Professor of Commercial Law and Legal Method at the Lomonosov Moscow State University Faculty of Law.
Natalia Korosteleva Is Only Russian Woman to Be Listed in Global Competition Review’s Women in Antitrust Survey 2016
Natalia Korosteleva, Competition Law Practice Partner at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, has been named as one of the Global Competition Review’s Women in Antitrust 2016. Natalia is the only lawyer from Russia to be featured among the 100 elite practitioners working on public and private aspects of antitrust litigation and enforcement across multiple jurisdictions.
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners once again is among the world’s top-100 leading law firms for international investigations according to Global Investigations Review
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners once again has been ranked among the world’s top-100 leading law firms for international investigations according to annual independent International Corporate Investigations Research conducted by Global Investigations Review (GIR). Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners remains the only CIS-based law firm in the GIR 100.
World Intellectual Property Review ranks Pavel Sadovsky among the leading IP practitioners in Russia
Authoritative international publication World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR) has ranked Pavel Sadovsky, Head of Intellectual Property / TMT Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners among the best practitioners in Russia in both research categories – trade marks and patents.
On June 20, 2017 Russia’s leading business publication Kommersant published the results of the annual international ranking Best Lawyers 2017. According to the guide, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is the leader among Russian law firms by the number of lawyers recommended for various practice areas. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners also became the only Russian law firm among the top-10 law firms by the number of lawyers recommended. Ilya Nikiforov, the Firm’s managing partner, has been recommended more than any other lawyer: 13 times for various areas of his expertise. In addition, its Chairman Dimitry Afanasiev gained personal recommendations in 6 categories, including litigation, antitrust and corporate law, international arbitration, investment, mergers and acquisitions.