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- Practice Areas:
- Dispute resolution
Evgeny Oreshin specialises in commercial disputes, in particular over real estate, intellectual property, competition protection, bankruptcy and insolvency.
Evgeny has acted for clients in disputes pertaining to investment contracts and leases, challenging out-of-court foreclosure on pledged property and refusals to recognise foreign court judgements. He also set up a legal function for recovery of retail loans for a number of microfinance institutions.
Here are some of Evgeny’s recently completed assignments:
Acted for a major international car company at the International Commercial Arbitration Court under the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation in disputes over recovery of penalties and damages.
Successfully provided comprehensive defence for a big Russian bank in a two-year corporate conflict, in particular, represented the Bank in proceedings involving the Central Bank of Russia.
Acted for a Russian pharmaceutical company in litigation involving an international pharmaceutical firm seeking to enable state registration of a medicine before expiry of an effective patent for a medication element. We managed to win the case in the Supreme Arbitration Court, creating an important precedent with respect to the medication market.
Acted for a client in litigation seeking to identify whether a Russian arbitration court had jurisdiction over a dispute with a foreign bank actually present in Russia (over collection of c. USD 20.5 mn from the bank).
Represented a leading Russian residential developer in negotiations with a pool of Russian and foreign banks on insolvency and debt restructuring matters.
Acted for a major Russian downstream company in a dispute over monopoly high prices and dominant market position.
Successfully settled, out of court, a dispute with heirs to an author of a famous Soviet-era novel over use of its images in a music and drama work.
Candidate of Science (Law).
Attorney, admitted to the Moscow Bar in 2007.