16 November 2010
Victoria Burkovskaya Participated in the Bribery & Corruption: Fighting Corruption in the Russian Federation Seminar

On November 16, 2010 McGrigors and the British-Russian Law Association organized a seminar on Bribery & Corruption as a part of Russian Law Week in London.

Victoria Burkovskaya PhD, Senior Lawyer at Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners participated in the panel discussion and question and answer session moderated by The Hon. Mr Justice Fulford (currently on secondment as a judge of the International Criminal Courrt).

Bribery & Corruption Seminar became a very rare opportunity for English based practitioners to hear directly from senior officials of the Russian Government on this important issue.

The keynote speakers of the seminar included:

  • Richard Alderman, Director, UK Serious Fraud Office;
  • Victoria Burkovskaya, Senior Lawyer, Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners;
  • Vadim Yalovitskiy, Head of Unit of International Co-operation, Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation.