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Ekaterina Kobrin

Moscow Branch of Baker & McKenzie CIS, Limited


Ekaterina Kobrin is a senior associate in Baker McKenzie's Moscow office. She joined the Firm in 2006.

Practice Focus

Ekaterina focuses on compliance and investigation, cross-border litigation. She has advised on various legal issues relating to data privacy matters. She is member of the Baker McKenzie Compliance & Investigations Associates Forum, a task force of the young C&I leaders.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Led complex compliance risk assessments for key clients in various industries including TMT, EMI, food and consumer goods, pharma/life science;
  • Led and worked on large scale cross-border compliance investigations of global clients operating in pharma, IT/telecom, EMI, consumer goods and electronics manufacturers, fast-food and retail chains, logistics and facility management service providers ;
  • Led investigations with a focus on anti-bribery, antifraud, antimonopoly compliance, business ethics violations;
  • Specialist in legal aspects and practical challenges of forensic data collection, including in cases with complex privacy concerns and custodians' resistance;
  • Specialist in coordinating and leading teams of lawyers and forensic experts in complex data processing and review exercises including with the use of TAR/CAL technologies;
  • Coordinated external service providers for background searches and asset tracing in investigations;
  • Advised clients on remediation plans and led trainings post-investigation.

Professional Honors

  • Named as one of ten RAA40 Top Young Arbitration Practitioners, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nominating Committee of the Russian Arbitration Association - Member
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - Member since 2014


  • Russia (2005)


  • Moscow State University (Law Degree) (2005)


  • Belarusian
  • English
  • Russian