V ATTORNEYS
FEODOR VYACHESLAVOV

PARTNER

Before establshing VLawyers Feodor headed Moscow's leading Dispute resolution and Bankruptcy practices for the Russian law firm and built it from the ground up to a high ratings.

 

For the past 15 years Feodor has handled a number of complex arbitrations, litigations and bankruptcy cases. Feodor has a material experience of working with big international and Russian clients. Successfully represents interests of the clients in the state commercial courts and court of general jurisdiction in Russia of all instances including former Supreme Commercial Court and Supreme court of Russia. He has a strong focus on complex domestic and cross-border disputes involving international private law matters.


Feodor is an experienced expert on Russian law and international private law matters acting in a number of international arbitrations and litigations, in particular at LCIA arbitration for the amount around 1 bln USD, GAFTA arbitration, The High Court of Justice etc

EDUCATION

Graduated with honours from Lomonosov Moscow State University 

Ph.D. in Law, Lomonosov Moscow State University, 2008


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Assistant professor at the Civil department of the Law faculty of the Moscow state University, member of the IBA Litigation committee

CREDENTIALS

 

Chambers Global. Feodor Vyacheslavov as "very reliable, always ready to give his best and go the extra mile." In addition to domestic litigation, he regularly assists with international arbitration mandates.”

 

Chambers Europe. Restructuring and insolvency. “Feodor Vyacheslavov is noted for his expertise on contentious matters related to distressed situations. His experience includes cases linked to bankruptcy procedures and debt recovery.”

 

Chambers Europe. Dispute resolution. “Head of the disputes team Feodor Vyacheslavov is widely appreciated by clients for his dedication to cases, creative approach and excellent presentation skills. "I use him when I need an orator," one client reports.”

 

Legal 500. ­Feodor Vyacheslavov “Is always ready to go the extra mile"

NATALIA DVENADTSATOVA

PARTNER

Shortly before joining Vlawyers Natalia Dvenadtsatova held a position of senior associate at one of the biggest Russian law firm. Natalia specializes on resolution of the IP disputes, cross-border disputes, and advising on restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings. Natalia has a vast experience and acknowledgement from the Russian and international clients. 


EDUCATION
Lomonosov Moscow State University, with honors

PhD program at the civil legislation and procedure department of the Institute of legislation and comparative law under the Government of the Russian Federation.

Languages: Russian, English. 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Represented Russian metallurgical plant in ICC dispute on collection of damages for the amount of more than EUR 150 mln. The dispute included advising on injunctive reliefs in the UK, Russia and Germany;

 

Representing a leading international film producer in bankruptcy proceedings against Russian distributor and in a dispute concerned with termination of more than 70 licenses provided to bankrupt;

IP disputes in the interest of the largest equipment's manufacturer regarding protection of the trademark rights and blocking of the websites that contained misrepresentation of the client; 


Representing the shareholders of the Russian largest developing and construction company in a number of disputes concerned with bankruptcy of the group and restructuring of assets in the amount of USD 500 mln; 

 

Representing the largest Chinese company in the ICAC at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation in the cases on indebtedness recovery, bankruptcy, debt restructuring.