Dispute resolution

The resolution of disputes between commercial organizations is one of our firm’s priority areas of practice. Westside offers effective methods of commercial dispute resolution to its clients both in and out of court.

The firm's lawyers have vast experience of successful support of legal proceedings in state arbitration courts, including Supreme Arbitration Court and Supreme Court of Russian Federation, Constitutional Court of Russian Federation, in general jurisdiction courts, arbitral tribunals.

Services offered:

Dispute resolution in Russian Federation

  • Elaboration of legal position, perspective analysis, recommendations regarding legal strategy at pre-court stages;
  • Legal support at pre-court stages, participation in negotiations, drafting claims, collecting evidence;
  • Representation of client interests in state arbitration courts and general jurisdiction courts in Russia;
  • Defence of constitutional civil rights of individuals and organisations in accordance with constitutional rules of procedure;
  • Organisation and conducting of effective enforcement proceedings;
  • Mediation in commercial disputes.

International commercial arbitration

  • Consulting on the issues of international commercial arbitration;
  • Perspective analysis at pre-court stages;
  • Representation of client interests at international commercial tribunals in Russia and overseas, including ICC, LCIA, SCC, AAA, SIAC, ICAC.

Courts of foreign jurisdictions

  • Involvement in court proceedings protecting the client’s rights in courts of foreign jurisdictions;
  • Recommendation of foreign lawyers and subsequent cooperation with them, taking into account membership of Westside law firm in the Law Firm Network which offers reliable partners in more than 40 jurisdictions;
  • Recognition and enforcement of the international arbitral awards and foreign court judgments in Russia.