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CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM LAWYERS AND COUNSEL IN BEST LAWYERS RATING
Criminal Defense Firm partners Alexey Novikov, Alexey Kasatkin, Anna Golub, and the firm’s counsel, Professor Yury Garmaev, are recommended by Best Lawyers 2022 international rating in Criminal Defense in Russia. Senior partner Alexey Kasatkin holds his position in the Best Lawyers rating in Criminal Defense for the third year in a row. He noted, ‘I sincerely thank my colleagues who voted for us and our close-knit team for successful ...
IT'S A THIN LINE BETWEEN CRIMINAL MISDEEDS AND VICARIOUS LIABILITY
A discussion of the topic ‘It’s A Thin Line Between Criminal Misdeeds And Vicarious Liability’ was held in Clubhouse on April, 13 Speakers: Alexey Kasatkin, Criminal Defense Firm Senior Partner Anna Golub, Criminal Defense Firm Partner Andrey Bezhan, Counsel, ‘Dispute Settlement’ practice of ‘Borenius’ law firm Anastasiya Bogurenko, Deputy Director, Department Head of Bank’s Protection of Interest in Corporate Business and Cooperation wit...
CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM TO TAKE PART IN LEGAL RUN CHARITY RACE
Team Criminal Defense Firm has become the official partner of the VIII International Charity Race Legal Run in 2021. The project unites legal firms worldwide to support the wards of charitable foundation ‘Podari Zhizh’, and other regional foundations. Same as last year, Legal Run 2021 will be held as a flash mob due to COVID-19 pandemic. Criminal Defense Firm managing partner Alexey Novikov noted: ‘We have started to proactively prepare for ...
YURY GARMAEV WINS COUNCIL OF EUROPE GRANT COMPETITION
Criminal Defense Firm Counsel, Doctor of Law, Professor Yury Garmaev has won in the Council of Europe’s grant competition in the “Human Rights Education for the Legal Profession (HELP) in the Russian Federation” international programme. Early in 2021 Yury Garmaev applied to the grant competition, and on March 2 he entered the pool of eight chosen experts from Russia with 4.64 points out of 5. Within the educational programme, Yury will hold ...
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ECHO MOSCOW’S ‘BIZNES VPRAVE’ ON MARCH 26: ALEXEY NOVIKOV, EPSILON LLC CEO ANDREY TESTOEDOV AND SPC SHTANDART CEO ROMAN SUKHANOV
On March 26, on Echo Moscow’s broadcast of ‘Biznes Vprave’ programme hosted Epsilon LLC CEO Andrey Testoedov, SPC Shtandart CEO Roman Sukhanov, and Criminal Defense Firm Managing Partner Alexey Novikov. The programme covered the issues of how available the justice for business is, pressure and current restrictions in business, frame-up cases, mistakes in business and how trustworthy the Russian legal system is for business. Businessmen ...
CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM PARTNER IRINA KRASNOVA SUCCEEDS IN CLIENT’S RELEASE FROM CUSTODY
Criminal Defense Firm partner Irina Krasnova has succeeded in her client’s release from custody on February 25, 2021. The court declared legal defence valid and denied the motion of custody prolongation. The measure of restraint has been changed to house arrest. The businessman, wrongfully convicted of embezzlement, was released from the court room.
CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM ENTERED FOUR CATEGORIES IN KOMMERSANT 2021 RANKING
On March 17, ‘Kommersant’ published the year-end 2020 best law firms ranking. Criminal Defense Firm entered the top Russian legal and industry practices in the federal ranking: o ‘Criminal Law: Financial Crimes’ (1st prize, Band 2); o ‘Criminal Law: Malfeasance’ (3rd prize, Band 2); o Healthcare and Pharmaceutics: consulting the medical services and pharmaceutical industry leaders (Band 2); o  ...
CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM PARTNERS ENTER PRAVO.RU’S RECOMMENDED LAWYERS RANKING
Pravo.ru-300 has published the year-end 2020 recommended lawyers ranking, alongside with law firms ranking. Alexey Novikov, Alexey Kasatkin, and Irina Krasnova, Criminal Defense Firm partners, have entered the recommended lawyers ranking (Criminal law, II group). The lawyer ranking methodology includes analysis of i) prominent projects of the ranked lawyers for the researched period; the projects received high accolades within the rankin...
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Alexey Kasatkin commended for proactive efforts in supporting entrepreneurs’ rights and legitimate interests
On February 16 Criminal Defense Firm Senior Partner Alexey Kasatkin participated as an expert in the working group session on criminal proceedings under Moscow City Commissioner for Entrepreneurs’ Rights. The participants have summarised the work of the group, which included handling entrepreneurs’ submissions lodged with the Commissioner’s establishment in 2020 and generalising the most common criminal offences. Furthermore, the group work p...