22 April 2009
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners shortlisted for the Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2009

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners (EPA&P) has for the second consecutive year been shortlisted for the annual Chambers Europe Award for Excellence 2009.

The award reflects not just a law firm’s pre-eminence in key practice areas, it also reflects notable achievements over the past 12 months, whether this is outstanding work, impressive strategic growth or excellence in client service.

In May 2008 Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners became the first Russian law firm to win the Chambers Europe Russian National Law Firm of the Year award. This year's nomination is a testament to the international recognition Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners enjoys, thanks to the very hard work of its lawyers, and unbridled support from its clients.

For further information:

Olga Frolova
Tel.: +7 495 935 8010
Mob.: +7 905 718 7043
E-mail: press@epam.ru  

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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is a leading national law firm in Russia with offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg and an associated office in London Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners LLP. Founded in 1993, the firm combines extensive emerging markets experience with international professional standards. It regularly represents international companies doing business in Russia and Russian companies going international. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners regularly acts for the Russian Federation in transactional and litigation matters. The firm also frequently serves as Russian counsel to leading international law firms.

Chambers and Partners, based in London, began as general book publishers in 1969. Since 1990, they have published the Chambers Guide to the UK legal profession. Chambers’ staff of full-time researchers now prepare renowned directories, which assess and rank the world’s leading lawyers according to their reputations amongst their clients. Chambers Europe was first introduced in 2007. For more information about Chambers and Partners, visit www.chambersandpartners.com.