Ivanyan & Partners was established in 2006 by a group of attorneys and political advisors to represent the interests of corporate, private, and public clients. From the very beginning, the strong suit of the firm has been the ability to resolve complicated disputes and guide complex investment projects that require a combination of legal expertise, advocacy skills, and knowledge of the applicable regulatory environment when dealing with the state authorities.
Today, with 90+ attorneys and lawyers in the firm’s offices in Moscow and St. Petersburg Ivanyan & Partners is a leading Russian full service law firm advising on M&A and other corporate transactions, domestic and crossborder dispute resolution, infrastructure & PPP projects, private wealth, and tax issues arising from clients’ activities around the globe. The firm’s client base includes large and midsized companies from diverse industries, both Russian and international, institutional investors, and banks, as well as HNWIs/UHNWIs and nonprofit organisations.
At the same time, its international practice has become the hallmark of the firm. Over the past decade, Ivanyan & Partners has developed to one of the only law firms in Russia with an unrivalled expertise in Public International Law, as well as foreign national regulatory and compliance legislations, economic sanctions, and, international commercial and fraud related litigation, foreign investigations, and assets recovery.
In its work the Firm follows the professional requirements and standards of Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers, Moscow and Saint Petersburg Bar Associations, and Law Society of England and Wales.
Ivanyan & Partners is an exclusive Russian member of ICC FraudNet, a worldwide network of lawyers specialised in asset tracing & recovery.
Clients about the Firm and the team:
"…provides excellent advice and is very good value for money"
"…excellent capabilities and deep expertise in complex multi-jurisdictional matters"
"…extremely hardworking, very responsive and client oriented"
"…always available and capable to provide strategic advice on complicated contentious and noncontentious matters"
(Сlient feedback quoted by The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, 2009-2018)
Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers: the winner of The High National Award "Triumph" (2016)
Since 2009, the The Legal 500 EMEA and Chambers Europe, leading international rankings, have regularly included Ivanyan and Partners among the best law firms in Russia. Since 2017, the firm has also held leading positions in Chambers High Net Worth assessment and the largest Russian ranking, Pravo.ru-300.
Chambers Europe (2019):
Chambers HNW Guide (2018):
The Legal 500 EMEA (2019):