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Igor Gorchakov

Partner / Advocate

Moscow

Gorchakov Igor
Igor Gorchakov

Partner / Advocate

Moscow

Igor is a partner in Banking and Dispute Resolution practices and an advocate at the Advocates Bureau "Allen & Overy Legal Services". 

He is an experienced and versatile Russian 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 an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACIArb) and a member of the Moscow Bar Association.

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

Experience highlights

News & insights

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Publications: 21 APRIL 2021

Developments in US sanctions targeting Russia

The Biden administration has issued new sanctions on Russian individuals and entities as well as prohibitions on US financial institutions' transactions with Russia's Central Bank, National Wealth…

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Publications: 08 OCTOBER 2020

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

Third follow-up on our alert of 10 April 2020.

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Publications: 07 AUGUST 2020

Russia: Law on categories of investors has been adopted

The Federal law dividing all investors in the financial market into two categories, regulating investment activities carried out by individuals and reforming the procedure by which non-qualified…

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Publications: 11 JUNE 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: Judicial rescheduling during the Insolvency Moratorium in Russia

Second follow-up on our alert of 10 April 2020

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Office

Moscow

Allen & Overy Legal Services
Dmitrovsky pereulok 9
Moscow
107031

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Qualifications

Academic

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

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

Recognition