Yuri is a Partner and high flying litigator who acts in heavy weight litigation for Russian, Ukrainian, Arabic and UK clients (corporations, banks and individuals). Some notable recent cases involved an action on behalf of a Russian airline against a London based 'Oligarch', the disputed ownership of an oil refinery in Ukraine and a high profile contractual dispute regarding Wembley Stadium. Yuri is actively promoting the firm in Russia Ukraine and across the former Soviet Union with a view to developing closer ties in the region and strengthening our existing connections.
Yuri is highly rated in both Chambers 2011 Global Guide to the Legal Profession and Legal 500 and is described as a both a "massively talented" and an "inspirational" partner. Clients highlight his "expertise and network throughout Russia and Ukraine". He is also commended for his "particular skill at creating a rapport between people".