The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 has again confirmed Kachkin & Partners as one of the leaders of the Russian legal market

The results of the Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2019 – one of the biggest international legal ratings, have been announced. Kachkin & Partners has once again been highly recognized at the national level in key areas of expertise: private-public partnership, real estate and construction and dispute resolution. For the first time, the Company has been recommended to work with in the field of commercial, corporate law and M&A in St. Petersburg.

Company’s Infrastructure and PPP Practice headed by the Managing Partner Denis Kachkin holds the leading position in the field of private-public partnership. Clients also characterize Denis as «well-regarded industry expert».

As the rating authors think Real Estate and Investments Practice’ team of Kachkin & Partners headed by the Partner Dmitry Nekrestyanov «stands out for its ability to assist clients with the resolution of complex disputes, which occasionally involve the Russian authorities». Respondents consider Dmitry «an acknowledged expert» who «possesses vast real estate experience».

Dispute Resolution Practice of the Company has again confirmed its expertise as one of the best in Russia. Experts are praised for «a flexible and efficient service» and «high-quality legally sound advice at reasonable rates». Partner, Head of Corporate and Dispute Resolution Practice Kirill Saskov and Dmitry Nekrestyanov are called «extremely skillful lawyers with courtroom experience, and also have knowledge of the legal and commercial aspects». In addition the directory notes the active work of the Company in the area of bankruptcy dispute resolution.

Besides the directory recognizes for the first time the Company’s work in the field of commercial, corporate law and M&A in St. Petersburg.

According to one client, Kachkin & Partners has «one of the best qualified teams to handle commercial matters in the St Petersburg area and further afield».

About the directory

The Legal 500 – is one of the two most respected international legal directories founded in 1988. The ranking is annually prepared by the British publishing corporation Legalease on various fields of law, based on the results of numerous interviews with clients of law firms, as well as with leading players of domestic and international legal service market. Independent assessments, given by the rating, serve to help foreign law firms and heads of legal departments in companies searching for legal experts in various jurisdictions.

More information about rating and the full list of the awarded firms is available on The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 Russia