The Legal 500 EMEA international professional rating has once again confirmed Kachkin & Partners’ high expertise level

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa annual international rating, one of the most prestigious legal services studies, traditionally recommends Kachkin & Partners to work in such key areas of expertise as public-private partnership, real estate and construction, dispute resolution, and also commercial, corporate law and M&A.

For nine consecutive years analysts have emphasized the high qualification of Infrastructure and PPP Practice headed by the Managing Partner Denis Kachkin — this indicates company’s stable position among the leaders in this field in Russia. According to customers, the company’s specialists have “a solid understanding of PPP projects on both the legal and financial sides”, and Denis, who is also included in the individual rating of leading Russian PPP experts, is appreciated for “rich and broad experience in the PPP sphere…” and «…tremendous negotiation skills».

The company «…truly knows construction law and city planning issues», «…have significant experience in the real estate sector»: sources still highly appreciate the work of Real Estate and Investments Practice’ of Kachkin & Partners headed by Partner Dmitry Nekrestyanov. This year he has been noted in real estate and construction top lawyers list for the first time, and the reviews pay attention to that he is «… extremely organized and dedicated to his clients, provides prompt answers and can react to any legal challenge in the most appropriate and efficient manner».

Corporate and Dispute Resolution Practice of Kachkin & Partners headed by Partner Kirill Saskov is recognized as one of the best at dispute resolution in Russia as well as at commercial, corporate and M&A in St. Petersburg and elsewhere. Respondents believe that the company «…has built a reputation for the high-level skills of its litigators and its good client service», who are versed in «… individual customer issues», not using «… clichéd solutions». Besides, this is Kirill’s first rating as one of the leading regional professionals in commercial, corporate law and M&A, and he is called «…a key figure on the local market», «an excellent communicator…and also diplomatic while remaining objective».

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 2020 Russia.