On 3 December 2015, Pravo.Ru portal summed up the results of the sixth annual ranking of law firms in Russia, bringing together the rating participants and markets players at a ceremony to celebrate the winners.
Pravo.Ru traditionally publishes several rankings in various categories, including Top-50 law firms by revenue, by the number of lawyers and by revenue per lawyer, as well as 15 industry ratings based on area of specialisation. In addition, there is a separate industry choice rating, where the peers praise each other on the whole, and in relevant legal fields.
Just as before, this year, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners came first in the Top-50 law firms in revenue and number of lawyers and was rated in the Top-3 leading consultants by revenue per lawyer.
In addition, the Firm holds a leading position in most industry ratings reflecting the level of expertise, qualifications of the lawyers and efficiency in project management. Thus, the Firm has received unconditional recognition in such key areas of law as arbitration, antitrust law, corporate law, M&A, commercial real estate/construction, tax law, natural resources and energy, bankruptcy, international arbitration, maritime law, employment law and criminal law.
The Firm’s leading position was also supported by the industry choice ratings: peers have given 95 out of 100 points in the general industry choice rating. In addition, the Firm received the highest scores in the industry choice ratings by areas of law, including arbitration, corporate law, antitrust law, bankruptcy, international arbitration, civil and enforcement proceedings.