÷ Arbitration and litigation lawyers

ABY’s lawyers are known as some of the strongest litigation experts on the market. Clients come to us in search of legally verified and economically justified solutions to the most complex issues. Before getting a case from the client, we carefully analyze it and provide our honest assessment of the prospects of the case, considering the positions of the parties, search for and prepare evidence, and actively use attorney's investigations.

We strive not only to win the case in court, but also to ensure the actual enforcement of the court decision. Our experts inform clients both about the legal prospects of the case and the probability of actually getting awarded money or property.

Types of disputes:

  • corporate disputes;
  • commercial disputes;
  • bankruptcy disputes;
  • antitrust and competition disputes;
  • customs disputes;
  • labor disputes;
  • real estate disputes;
  • disputes on the seizure of property for state or municipal needs, disputes on the deprivation of assets and property;
  • debt collection disputes;
  • administrative disputes (disputes with state authorities);
  • real estate, land, construction and architecture disputes;
  • oil and gas disputes, including electricity and heating power disputes;
  • media disputes;
  • leasing disputes;
  • insurance disputes;
  • finance and investment disputes;
  • intellectual property disputes;
  • banking disputes;
  • internet disputes;
  • disputes over the protection of honor, dignity and business reputation;
  • disputes over enforcing the search engine operators to prevent access to websites by not showing their web address among the search results (“the law of oblivion”);
  • product liability disputes;
  • disputes over manufacturer responsibility regarding customer goods;
  • ecology and subsurface use disputes.

Representation in Russian courts:

  • The Krasnodar Region Commercial Court; the Rostov Region Commercial Court; the Commercial Court of the Republic of Adygea; the Stavropol Region Commercial Court; the Fifteenth Appeal Commercial Court; the Sixteenth Appeal Commercial Court; the Commercial Court of the North Caucasus District; other commercial courts of Russia.
  • The Krasnodar Regional Court; the Fourth Cassation Court of General Jurisdiction; Third Appeal Court of General Jurisdiction any courts of general jurisdiction in various regions of Russia.
  • Arbitration courts.
  • The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation
  • The Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation.

Representation in international commercial courts:

  • International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, Moscow (ICAC)


  • Rosseti Kuban, PJSC: representing the client in a dispute on the expenses recovery under a technological connection agreement (the amount of claims is 3.8 billion rubles);
  • Kronospan: representing the client in the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation and some courts of the Krasnodar Region in disputes on the recovery of 0.5 billion rubles.
  • Rosneft- Middle East Company, LLC: successfully defending the client in a dispute on coercion to conclude an employment contract, wage recovery for the period before the employment contract, and moral damage compensation;
  • Philip Morris: representing the client in a dispute on enforcement to vacate an illegally occupied territory and demolish a real estate object constructed there;
  • Knauf: representing the client in a dispute with the Federal Agency for State Property Management on acquiring federal real estate objects as a matter of priority.

What our clients say:

The clients are quick to applaud the ABY’s results-oriented approach, with one explaining: "I like their approach to solving problems, and their ability to turn complex cases around."
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Highlighting their regional strength, one client declares that "they're the only firm I would turn to in Krasnodar."
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"They are results-oriented, provide individualized attention, are quick to respond to our questions, and have a wealth of practical experience in developing litigation strategies."
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"They are excellent lawyers who are well-versed in the region and the market's specificities. They can quickly assess the litigation prospects of a dispute and develop a winning strategy."
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