Goltsblat BLP shortlisted for Russia Law Firm of the Year by Chambers Europe Awards 2018


Goltsblat BLP, the Russian practice of the international law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), has been nominated for Russia Law Firm of the Year by Chambers Europe Awards 2018. The results will be announced at a ceremony in Madrid on 20 April.

The Chambers Europe Awards are well-known annual awards granted to the best law firms by the prominent Chambers & Partners international legal directory for outstanding performance in core practice areas and significant annual achievements, including involvement in high-profile projects, impressive strategic growth and service excellence.

Chambers Europe 2017 about Goltsblat BLP: “Well-recognised team that benefits from its very strong local brand, as well as the international capacities of the Berwin Leighton Paisner network”; “Advances in the rankings as a result of very positive feedback and a strengthening position in the market”.

In their interviews with Chambers Europe 2017, Goltsblat BLP’s clients emphasised, among other things: "Goltsblat BLP managed to bring together their Russian and international expertise and provide a very good result. We appreciate their practical approach as well as the attention they pay to every detail of the project”; "I was impressed by the creativity, the interest and the energy”; "Everything possible was done to maximise the client’s convenience and provide outstanding service”; "They are very quick to respond and they are very practical with their advice”; "Outstanding client service and document preparation.”

About Goltsblat BLP (www.gblplaw.com)

Goltsblat BLP is the Russian practice of Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), an award-winning international law firm. From April 2018, Goltsblat BLP will operate as Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia).

In Moscow, Goltsblat BLP has 100 lawyers qualified under Russian and English law. Among Goltsblat BLP’s clients are over 1700 companies, including major multinational investors operating in Russia (including 130 Forbes Global clients), Russian and international banks and financial institutions and Russian industry-leading companies.

Goltsblat BLP is 5 times winner of Law Firm of the Year in Russia since 2009, including Chambers Europe Awards 2010, 2014 and 2015; The Legal Business Awards (Legal 500) 2010; The Lawyer European Awards 2014. Number 2 by revenue in top-50 law firm ranking by revenue in Russia (according to the leading national ranking Pravo.Ru 2017).

Top-ranked by The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners in core practice areas: Corporate/M&A, Real Estate & Construction, Dispute Resolution, Competition/Antitrust, Tax/Customs, IP.

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