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Igor Gorchakov

Partner / Advocate

Dubai

CIS Desk

Gorchakov Igor
Igor Gorchakov

Partner / Advocate

Dubai

CIS Desk

Igor leads our CIS Banking and Dispute Resolution teams.

He is an experienced and versatile Russian-speaking lawyer specialising in banking and dispute resolution, including domestic and cross-border litigations and arbitrations. His wide ranging banking and finance expertise includes general lending, syndicated lending, project finance, real estate finance, securitisation, derivatives and bank regulation. Igor also practises in the areas of international capital markets and M&A.

Igor is a Solicitor (England & Wales and the Republic of Ireland), a member of the Moscow Bar Association and an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACIArb).

Igor is recognised as a leading practitioner by The Legal 500, Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, IFLR1000 and Pravo.ru-300 legal directories. The Best Lawyers named Igor a leading lawyer in Banking and Finance, Litigation, Insolvency and Reorganisation Law, Capital Markets, Corporate Law, M&A, and Project Finance and Development practices.

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Publications: 15 December 2021

Russian Supreme Court says sanctioned persons may ignore arbitration clauses

On 9 December 2021, Russian Supreme Court published its decision on the appeal in the case of Uraltransmash vs PESA, which was of great interest for every party doing business with Russian companies.

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Publications: 12 October 2021

Sustainability-linked loans in Russia: a hot market

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Publications: 21 April 2021

Developments in US sanctions targeting Russia

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Publications: 08 October 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: Insolvency Moratorium is extended until January 2021

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Office

Dubai

11th Floor, Burj Daman Building, Al Mustaqbal Street, Dubai International Financial Centre
Dubai
PO Box 506678

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Qualifications

Academic

Admitted as a Solicitor (England & Wales and the Republic of Ireland), 2022

Diploma in law (with high honours), St. Petersburg State University, 2000

Diploma in linguistics, English major, St. Petersburg State University School of Linguistics, 1996

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