Fourteen FBK Legal’s lawyers have been recognised in twelve practice areas by Best Lawyers, a prestigious international ranking.
Galina Akchurina, a Partner and the Director of the Tax Litigation Department at FBK Legal, was named the tax lawyer of the year in Russia. Partner Nadezhda Orlova, Head of the Tax Consulting Practice Tatiana Matveicheva, Deputy Director of the Tax Litigation Department Tatiana Golovaneva, Head of the Tax Practice Alexander Grigoriev and Artem Lomize were recommended in the same category.
Nadezhda Orlova was also recognised in construction law, real estate law, and arbitration and mediation, while Tatiana Matveicheva was recommended in customs and excise law. Alexander Grigoriev was also recommended in litigation, oil and gas law and fintech (together with Head of Practice Elena Shigidina). Tatiana Golovaneva was also named one of the best litigators.
FBK Legal’s Partner Alexander Ermolenko was once again recognised in competition / antitrust law, and corporate law. Together with Partner Elena Bokareva and Heads of Practices Alexandra Gerasimova, Alena Ermolenko, Mikhail Golovanev and Tatiana Golovaneva he was also recognised as one of the best litigators. Head of Practice Sergey Ermolenko was included in the list of the best lawyers in mergers and acquisitions law.
Partner Nina Boer was recognised in three categories: construction, insolvency and litigation. Her agency from St. Petersburg joined FBK Legal a little over a year ago.
Best Lawyers is one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. Since 2006 its lists of outstanding attorneys have been compiled by conducting peer review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.