Baker McKenzie has been named Dispute Resolution Firm of the Year in Russia by Benchmark Litigation Europe Awards 2020.
In addition, Vladimir Khvalei, partner of the Moscow office, was named Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year in Russia. Vladimir heads the firm’s CIS Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Since 2009 Vladimir Khvalei has constantly been recognized as one of the leading experts in dispute resolution within Russia and across the CIS by Chambers, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.
Baker McKenzie was one of six firms shortlisted for the award. The nominees were chosen using research conducted by Benchmark Europe in the final quarter of 2019, with some supplementary surveys and research in January and February 2020.
Benchmark Litigation is a research agency that publishes rankings of the world's top litigation law firms and lawyers. In the market since 2008, it focuses exclusively on the litigation and disputes markets, covering the most important cases and law firm developments.