FBK Legal Ranked among the Best by Chambers Europe
Chambers Europe-2018, a leading ranking of European laws firms, recommended several FBK Legal practices and lawyers.
FBK Legal’s Corporate Practice was ranked among the best in Russia (Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Band 1) and noted for advising on significant deals, readiness to take on tasks of any complexity at any time ("…even at night, even during holidays if needed") and timely approach ("No delays, no excuses. Everything is on time").
FBK Legal’s Tax Practice was also highly ranked (Tax, Band 2). It was described as a “notable team at a mid-sized domestic firm with a strong track record in tax disputes, particularly in relation to VAT”. FBK Legal team was particularly praised for its availability and commercial attitude ("They are very quick to respond, they are quick at finding solutions").
FBK Legal’s Dispute Resolution Practice (Dispute Resolution: Domestic, Band 2) climbed two places as compared to the previous year. The ranking highlights that the firm has a well-regarded team which has extensive experience in commercial conflicts and the clients characterize the lawyers as "efficient and ready to help".
FBK Legal Partners Alexander Ermolenko and Galina Akchurina, as well as Head of Tax Consulting Practice Tatiana Matveicheva, were personally endorsed by Chambers Europe-2018 as notable practitioners.
Chambers Europe is an annual ranking of law firms issued by a specialist legal publication Chambers and Partners, one of the most respected European guides in legal services market.