Eleven Moscow-Based Akin Gump Attorneys Named as “Best Lawyers in Russia”

(Moscow, Russia)  Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is pleased to report that 11 attorneys in its Moscow office have been recognized in Best Lawyers in Russia, published by Best Lawyers, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Capital Markets

Varun Gupta


Natalia Baratiants
Andrei Danilov
Suren Gortsunyan
Vladimir Kouznetsov
Ilya Rybalkin
Alexander Trukhtanov


Svetlana Volevich

Mergers and Acquisitions

Andrei Danilov
Alexander Urlyapov
Richard Wilkie


Richard Wilkie

Oil & Gas

Richard Wilkie

Real Estate

Vladislav Sourkov


Ilya Rybalkin

Three Akin Gump attorneys—Alexander Trukhtanov, Svetlana Volevich and Alexander Urlyapov—appeared in the rankings for the first time.

Best Lawyers’ rankings are based on peer-reviewed surveys: tens of thousands of lawyers who work in the same or similar sectors receive questionnaires in which they are asked to rate lawyers from competing law firms.

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

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