Category Archives: LAW/ATTORNEY INFO

US firm’s Moscow partners go it alone, citing ‘geopolitical tensions’

US firm’s Moscow partners go it alone, citing ‘geopolitical tensions’ Moscow-based partners at a US global firm are hoping to avoid the impact of deteriorating relations between Russia and the western world by spinning off their own local firm. Ilya Rybalkin and Suren Gortsunyan, partners in Washington DC-headquartered Akin Gump’s Moscow office, today announced the… Read More »

Legal London’s big screen outing

Legal London’s big screen outing Obiter was first in the queue at the local fleapit to catch the film adaptation of Ian McEwan’s legal drama The Children Act. Not so much for Emma Thompson’s portrayal of hard-working family court judge Fiona Maye (though she is very good), but for the chance to see the landmarks of… Read More »