Akin Gump’s Work in Moscow, Geneva and London Recognized by Chambers Europe 2013

(Moscow, Russia) Chambers Europe 2013, published today, has recognized a number of Akin Gump practices and individuals in the firm’s Moscow, Geneva and London offices, as among the leaders in their respective fields.

For Russia, Akin Gump is recommended in the following areas of practice:

  • capital markets
  • corporate and M&A
  • energy and natural resources
  • private equity
  • real estate
  • tax
  • TMT (telecommunications, media and technology).

In Switzerland, the firm is recommended for its dispute resolution: arbitration practice.

Numerous partners are named as among leading lawyers in their areas of expertise, including:

In Moscow, Russia:

Natalia Baratiants (Energy & Natural Resources)

Suren Gortsunyan (Corporate/M&A)

Varun Gupta (Capital Markets)

Vladimir Kouznetsov (Corporate/M&A)

Ilya Rybalkin (Corporate M&A, Tax)

Vladislav Sourkov (Real Estate)

Richard J Wilkie (Corporate/M&A, Energy & Natural Resources)

In addition Dan Walsh is ranked as leading lawyer in Russia for Corporate/M&A: Lawyers Based Abroad and Vadim Kukushkin is recognised as an up-and-coming tax specialist.

In Geneva, Switzerland:

Charles Adams (Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel)

Michael Stepek (Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel)

In London, UK:

Fred Heller (Banking and Finance)

Chambers & Partners has, for 20 years, published leading independent directories relating to the legal profession, based in major part on the feedback of clients.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 850 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.