Pepeliaev group: Senior partner and head of Pepeliaev Group’s St. Petersburg office Sergey Spasennov has been recognized as the Lawyer of the Year in M&A
The renowned international publication Best Lawyers™ 2021* has recognized senior partner and head of Pepeliaev Group’s St. Petersburg office Sergey Spasennov as the Lawyer of the Year in the area of Mergers and Acquisitions.
Before that, Sergey has been recommended in this category, as well as in Corporate Law, since 2009. Moreover, this year Sergey has been also recommended for Arbitration and Mediation.
Pepeliaev Group has been again recognized as Law Firm of the Year for Tax Law in Russia according to the major legal ratings directory Best Lawyers™ 2021.
The Tax Law category features several St. Petersburg lawyers: partner and head of tax practice Sergey Sosnovsky (since 2014; moreover he has been twice recognized as the Lawyer of the Year in Tax Law – in 2018 and in 2020) and senior associates in the St. Petersburg office Rustam Galiyahmetov (since 2020) and Vitaly Grigoriev (since 2020).
Sergey Sosnovsky has been also recommended for M&A since 2014.
Elena Krestyantseva, head of the land law, real estate and construction practice in St Petersburg office has been recommended for Real Estate Law since 2020.
Overall, 44 lawyers from Pepeliaev Group have been listed in the Best Lawyers rankings™, with eight of them making their debuts.
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* Lawyers who have been recognized by the Best Lawyers ranking preserve their status over a year following the publication date: thus, Best Lawyers 2021 was published this year, while the results of Best Lawyers 2020 were published in 2019.