Legal Capital Partners is pleased to announce that a new partner, Georgiy Osipov, joined Legal Capital Partners team. He will be the head of the litigation and dispute resolution practice.
Georgiy specializes in dispute resolution and focuses his practice on corporate and contract law disputes as well as antimonopoly regulation, real estate, bankruptcy, privatization and securities disputes.
Georgiy represents clients in the Supreme Commercial Court of the Russian Federation, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, commercial courts of Moscow, Kemerov, Novosibirsk, Penza, Sverdlovsk and Tula regions, Khabarovsk Territory, Moscow and St. Petersburg and in the corresponding courts of appeals and cassation as well as in various courts of general jurisdiction.
Before joining Legal Capital Partners Georgiy represented Petrokommerz Bank in the Supreme Commercial Court (dispute in connection with guarantee of floating rate notes), shareholders of Department store ‘Moskva’ in the Supreme Commercial Court (dispute involving cancellation of additional shares), and a number of key cases, including corporate dispute of shareholders of a major Siberian cement plant involving recovery of stock; Lafarge Cement Group, international leader in cement production, in corporate dispute; clients in a number of cases relating to privatization in fuel and energy industry and housing and public utilities sector.
Georgiy joined Legal Capital Partners in 2013. Previously, he was an attorney with another prominent law firm in Moscow ‘Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners’ and a counselor with a Moscow office of Magisters law firm, served as a counselor in the Federal Securities Commission and headed legal department at Anti-crisis Management and Investment Agency, where he concentrated on commercial disputes, M&A and real estate transactions and consulted clients on complex investment projects.
Georgiy is an attorney, a member of the Moscow City Bar. Graduated with honors from the International Law Institute at Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation and received LLM in Private law at the Russian School of Private Law.
Georgiy is listed by Best Lawyers, Vedomosti and Pravo.ru as litigation expert in 2010 and 2011, and as litigation and corporate law expert in 2012.
We hope that Georgiy’s joining to our team will have a favorable influence on our further development, will strengthen the litigation and dispute resolution practice and contribute to the further expansion of the firm. At the moment Legal Capital Partners is a team of 23 lawyers, 5 of which are partners of the firm. Legal Capital partners is a leading legal adviser in the sphere of capital markets, corporate and financial transactions. Legal Capital Partners was named the Best Law Firm* on the bond market of the year 2012 based on opinion of 500 investment market participants.
* based on opinion of 500 investment market participants