17.03.2021 | Ratings
BGP Litigation Reinforces Its Positions in the Kommersant Ranking

After analysing the best practices in the Russian legal market, Kommersant has ranked BGP Litigation in the top in 16 categories. The Firm’s Partners were personally named in 5 categories of the individual ranking.

Based on its performance in 2020, BGP Litigation was included on the following categories of the “Best Legal Practices” ranking:

  • Commercial litigation: resolution of high-end commercial disputes
  • International litigation
  • International commercial arbitration
  • Tax law: tax law consulting
  • Corporate bankruptcy
  • Family law and wills: structuring inherited assets
  • Family law and wills: disputes on divorces, division of property and inherited assets
  • Antitrust law: consulting
  • Criminal law: economic crime

In the “Best Practices by Industry” ranking, the Firm has been distinguished in the following areas:

  • Energy and natural resources: advising the leaders in the natural resources industry
  • Energy and natural resources: resolution of key disputes in oil and gas
  • Energy and natural resources: resolution of key disputes in energy
  • Finance and banking: advising the leaders in the finance and banking sector
  • Finance and banking: resolution of key disputes in banking, investment and insurance services
  • Production: advising the industry leaders
  • Production: resolution of key industry disputes


BGP Litigation Partners recommended in the “Best Lawyers Ranking”:

Alexander Vaneev – International Commercial Arbitration and Bankruptcy

Dmitry Bazarov – Resolution of Commercial Disputes

Alexander Golikov – Tax

Irina Akimova – Antitrust / Competition


Kommersant’s annual ranking is based on a research of the top law firm practices by the principal areas of law and aims to present an up-to-date and structured picture of the market. Studies of the market for legal services in a given calendar year are carried out based on an analysis of information from four sources: questionnaires of the ranking participants, a comparative analysis of the firms’ positions in the preceding year, opinions of the Kommersant journalists and those of Kommersant’s advisory board.

See the full ranking here.