Annual ranking Global Competition Review 100 (GCR 100) has once again acknowledged the success of the Firm and included it in the ‘Elite’ category.
According to the Global Competition Review (GCR), leading international antitrust law publication, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners “has the largest antitrust practice in the country and a strong relationship with the FAS”. Among the Firm’s most significant mandates, the GCR highlighted advising Yandex and Uber on establishing a joint venture and representing Sakhalin Energy in a case related to pipeline access. Recognizing the Firm’s “prominence in government-facing investigations”, analysts mention the successful defense of Mondi Syktyvkar and Evraz Group against allegations of setting monopoly prices.
Member of the Partners' Committee Dimitry Afanasiev, Partner Natalia Korosteleva, Partner, Head of Competition Law Practice, Anna Numerova and Counsel Denis Gavrilov are top-ranked by the GCR 100 as being among leading Russian experts in the field of antitrust regulation.
In compiling the 19th edition of the GCR100, experts analysed the work of more than 300 law firms and economic advisers from all over the world who provide consulting services in the field of antitrust law.
The Competition Law Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev and Partners has consistently held top positions in leading world and national rankings including GCR100, Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500, Best Lawyers and Pravo.ru-300.