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Dmitry Surikov

Partner

Disputes, litigation and arbitration

He always has time for you and finds a way to get things done

Chambers Europe 2015

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About Dmitry Surikov

Dmitry heads our dispute resolution practice.

He focuses on Russian and cross-border litigations, as well as international commercial and treaty arbitration, in a wide range of sectors, including metals and mining, the industrial sector, transport and logistics, banking, technology and the media.

Dmitry also advises leading Russian and international companies on M&A deals, joint ventures and corporate restructurings.

He speaks Russian and English.

Recent work

  • Advising a major gas company in a dispute against its contractor arising from late performance of work, additional costs and extended periods of implementation of the Blue Stream project in Russia and Turkey.
  • Advising an investment fund in a complex SIAC arbitration arising from multiple breaches of manufacturing and supply agreement of smartphones.
  • Advising a client in an arbitration in Zurich, as well as parallel litigations in New York, Virginia and Moscow related to a dispute arising from breaches of a joint-venture agreement for construction of two power plants in the Moscow Region.
  • Advising a subsidiary of a major telecoms company in a dispute related to 25 per cent of the stock in JSC Megafon which included several arbitrations and litigations in the UK, Russia, Sweden, the Netherlands and the British Virgin Islands.

Qualifications

Education

  • Moscow State University Law School, Russia