January 15, 2017
Head of the Lidings’ criminal defense practice Dmitry Gravin has joined The European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA) becoming the only member in the network representing the Russian capital.
ECBA is an association of the European criminal defense lawyers – the leading advocates from over 40 countries specializing in criminal defense. The primary purpose of ECBA is to support development of the criminal defense legislation in Europe, promoting the fundamental rights of persons under criminal investigation, suspects, accused and convicted persons in international criminal defense cases.
December 7, 2016
Pravo.ru – 300: Lidings Among TOP-3 Russia’s Best Law Firms in Terms of Revenue Per Lawyer Taking Leading Positions in Key Practice Areas and Financial Performance
November 8, 2016
Lidings, the leading Russian law firm advising major Russian and foreign companies on all aspects of Russian law has announced Denis Khramkin joining its Moscow office as Counsel. Mr. Khramkin, a seasoned legal professional in the sphere of taxation, will become a valuable addition to the firm’s Tax and Customs practice.
Prior to joining Lidings Denis Khramkin has successfully headed the department of taxation methodology of one of the largest oil and gas companies in Russia, worked at such prominent international law firms as DLA Piper and Deloitte as well as at the Big Four’s PricewaterhouseCoopers.
October 23, 2016
Creation of Representative Office of Foreign Company – Lidings’ Lawyers Continue to Share Expertise Exclusive for Simplawyer
September 15, 2016
Lidings law firm proudly announces the appointment of Partner Andrey Zelenin to the position of the firm’s Managing Partner, and partner Sergey Kislov to the position of the Head of the Moscow office’s Dispute Resolution practice.
The changes to the firm’s structure occurred in the wake of the recently-announced creation by Lidings Managing Partner Sergey Aksenov of an investment fund and the expansion of his business interests.
September 12, 2016
Lidings law firm proudly announces the launch of a new practice area: Bankruptcy and Restructuring. The practice consolidates the firm’s existing expertise in providing legal support during bankruptcy procedures conducted within the scope of dispute resolution. The new area is being headed by Lidings’ Partner Stepan Guzey, whose activities are focused on managing major projects in the area of restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy.
September 8, 2016
Mr. Sergey Aksenov, Managing Partner of Lidings law firm, announced the launch of an investment fund and expansion of his business interests.
Sergey Aksenov is the founder and Managing Partner of Lidings since the firm’s establishment in 2006. In this time period Lidings has become the best “go to” law firm advising foreign businesses which is regularly proven by the Russian and international rating agencies. Today the firm advises close to 500 companies from 45 countries worldwide, many of which are listed in the Fortune Global 500.
August 2, 2016
Experts of the Lidings’ intellectual property practice have authored a special step-by-step practical guide on how to protect intellectual assets of businesses intended for an online legal intelligence platform patronized by the Simplawyer company.
The guide encompasses a series of documents describing and demonstrating in a very comprehensible way all relevant techniques of protecting intellectual assets of businesses of any size and area of specialization, offering distinct instruments such as inclusion of IP assets in the customs’ registries, court appeal of refusal in inclusion of an IP object in Customs Intellectual Property Registry (CIPR), monitoring IP violations and Internet “cleanup” to get rid of the infringers.
July 6, 2016
Partner, head of dispute resolution practice at Lidings Andrey Zelenin has been elected to become a member of the British Russian Law Association (BRLA) Committee after several years of active collaboration with the Association.
Andrey has great experience in litigation in the Russian courts and international arbitration, particularly in disputes involving financial institutions, companies from FMCG, energy and pharmaceutical sectors.
June 19, 2016
Best Lawyers, an international legal directory annually identifying the most prominent lawyers around the world by analyzing their professional skills and achievements during the year, as well as their business reputation based on the feedback of peers from their respective jurisdictions, lists Lidings’ partner Andrey Zelenin as one of the best lawyers in Russia in three key practice areas. Based on the results of the 2015 research, Andrey heading the firm’s dispute resolution practice is recommended in arbitration and mediation, litigation and corporate practice areas.