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Svetlana London recognised as Top Recommended Lawyer in Spear’s 500 Legal Index 2024

We are delighted to announce that Svetlana London, the Managing Partner of CIS LONDON, has been recognised as a Top Recommended Lawyer in the 2024 edition of the Spear’s 500 Corporate Lawyers, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Index.  

For the fourth year in a row, Svetlana has been named among the highest calibre lawyers for high-net-worth individuals. 

The Spear's 500 is the indispensable guide to the top private client advisers, wealth managers, lawyers, and service providers for HNW individuals. The Legal Index 2024 was released on 22 May 2024.

 

CIS LONDON to participate in English Law Day in Istanbul 2024

We are pleased to announce that Svetlana London, Managing Partner of CIS LONDON, and Alexandra Komarova, Senior Associate, will take part in the English Law Day in Istanbul on 17 April 2024. 

Svetlana and Alexandra will be joining the penal discussion on dispute resolution. 

The English Law Day in Istanbul is organised by The Eurasian Legal Professionals’ Forum in collaboration with the Bar Council of England & Wales. 

Please follow the link to register.

 

Svetlana London Recognised in Chambers HNW Guide 2023

CIS London & Partners are pleased to announce that Managing Partner Svetlana London has been ranked as a private wealth law expert in CIS in the Chambers High Net Worth Guide for 2023.  

According to a client interviewed by Chambers, "Svetlana is an excellent professional with in-depth knowledge in her field and beyond." Another client adds: "She is a leading expert in London who can handle complex and multi-dimensional matters. Svetlana is also a pleasure to work with - professional, reliable, responsive and client-oriented."

"Svetlana is a commercially aware, highly experienced professional who you can rely on to deliver results," says another interviewee. 

We are proud to have been ranked by Chambers HNW for seven years running and value our long-standing partnership with the organisation. 

 

ENGLISH LAW DAY IN YEREVAN 2023

On 8 June 2023, CIS LONDON took part in the English Law Day in Yerevan organised by Eurasian CIS Legal Professionals' Forum in conjunction with the British Embassy in Yerevan and the Bar Council of England and Wales.

Svetlana London, Managing Partner, moderated the session on Private Client Considerations – Tax, Immigration and Wealth Management analysing the current landscape for private clients in the CIS. Alexandra Komarova, Senior Associate, participated in the panel on commercial arbitration discussing why CIS parties should consider settling disputes through arbitration rather than litigation. 

CIS LONDON thank the organisers for the opportunity to contribute to the dialogue. We are proud to have sponsored the event.

 

C5’s European Forum on Global Economic Sanctions

On 1 June, Evgeniya Polyakova, an Associate with CIS London, participated in C5’s European Forum on Global Economic Sanctions in Berlin. Evgeniya took part in the panel on Russia’s Countermeasures: How Financial Institutions and Exporters are Preparing for the Next Wave analysing Russia’s recent legislation and countermeasures.

 

CIS LONDON to participate in English Law Day in Yerevan 2023

We are delighted to announce that Svetlana London, Managing Partner of CIS LONDON, and Alexandra Komarova, Senior Associate, will participate in English Law Day in Yerevan on 8 June 2023. The speakers will explore topics on the current landscape for private clients in the CIS and the risk of challenging foreign arbitration jurisdictions in Russian courts.

The event will be organised by Eurasian CIS Legal Professionals' Forum in conjunction with the British Embassy in Yerevan and the Bar Council of England and Wales. 

The conference is free to attend. Please follow the link to register.

 

SPEAR’S CORPORATE INDEX 2023

We are proud to announce that Svetlana London, Managing Partner of CIS LONDON, has been recognised as a Top Recommended Lawyer in the Spear’s 500 Corporate Index 2023.  

The Index was released on 26th April featuring the best corporate lawyers for high-value transactions. The annual ranking is drawn up on the basis of peer nominations, client feedback, telephone and face-to-face interviews, data supplied by firms, as well as information gathered by the Spear’s editorial and research teams.

 

English Law Day in Istanbul 2023

Alexandra Komarova, a Senior Associate with CIS LONDON, participated in the English Law Day in Istanbul organised by the Eurasian CIS Legal Professionals’ Forum in association with The Bar Council of England & Wales on 9 March 2023.

Together with the leading experts, Alexandra participated in the panel on asset tracing explaining the importance of understanding cultural backgrounds in multi-jurisdictional cases. 

On behalf of CIS LONDON we would like to thank the organisers for the opportunity to participate in the conference.

 

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