Sergei Bakeshin has commented for Novyi Prospect on the purchase of claims from the Bank Saint-Petersburg to the bankrupt companies of Unisto Petrostal group for a total amount of about 1.5 billion RUB

The company of Artem Begun, co-owner of Promconsultinvest legal company and business partner of the St Petersburg businessman Ilya Traber, plans to buy debts of bankrupted companies of Unisto Petrostal development group for a total amount of about 1,5 billion RUB from Bank Saint-Petersburg. Zvezda LLC owned by the lawyer has already…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the DP on the impact of the bankruptcy moratorium on the financial performance of collectors

According to the results of 2021, collection agencies in St Petersburg managed to increase their own assets by more than a third and earn a record profit in the history of the legal collection market. Nevertheless, as Sergei Bakeshin, Head of Dispute Resolution & Insolvency practice at Maxima Legal, commened for the Delovoy Peterburg…


Maxima Legal has been recognised in all areas of Pravo.ru's Private Equity research

Pravo.ru legal media has studied in detail the market for services for HNWI-clients for the first time. As a result, the media has identified 7 most relevant areas of legal support, for each of which specific services and law firms providing them have been singled out. Maxima Legal has become one of 4 companies out of 76 which cover the whole…


Sergei Bakeshin assessed for The Dairy News the prospects for the draft external management law

Last week a law on introducing external administration in foreign companies was introduced in the lower house of parliament. According to the document, external administration can be introduced to ensure state security and financial stability, as well as to protect the rights and legitimate interests of organisations. The bill proposes the…


Sergei Bakeshin commented to Novy Prospect on the situation with the Russko-Vysotskaya Poultry Farm

Leningrad region Governor Alexander Drozdenko announced that the assets of the Russko-Vysotskaya Poultry Farm will be temporarily managed by a Russian investor. This initiative will be considered at the operational headquarters for sustainable development of the region's economy. It is worth mentioning that earlier the owners of LLC Production…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for Novy Prospect on the termination of bankruptcy proceedings at the dairy farm

Bankruptcy proceedings was recently ended regarding Novoye Vremya, the company running the dairy farm of Ruchyi breeding farm. Sergei Bakeshin, Head of Dispute Resolution & Insolvency practice at Maxima Legal, explained to Novy Prospect online publication that the bankruptcy proceedings were terminated due to the debtor's lack of…


Kommersant Publishing House has confirmed Maxima Legal's expertise in 36 nominations of its own legal rating

Kommersant Publishing House has published its own annual research of legal business in Russia. According to the results, Maxima Legal has confirmed its reputation of one of the leading legal advisors in Russia with 34 rating nominations. In particular, the Kommersant has included the company in its list of recommended law firms in 13 practice…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for Novy Prospect on the buyout of assets leased from the bankrupt

The owners of  Russko-Vysotskaya Poultry Farm are looking for a buyer for their asset. The fact that the company leases land and poultry houses from  a company, which is in bankruptcy proceedings, makes it even more difficult to carry out the plans. The property complex owned by the bankrupt company was repeatedly offered for sale for 3…


Sergei Bakeshin has assessed for the DP the feasibility of a pre-bankruptcy audit

A  moratorium on bankruptcy has been announced by the Russian Government among the measures to support businesses in the current situation. Thus, companies whose financial situation is not too good have actually been given time to overcome the crisis. According to Sergei Bakeshin,  Head of Dispute Resolution & Insolvency…


Maxima Legal has launched Maxima Legal Alert telegram channel

Dear All!  Due to the current unstable situation and constant changes in the legal field Maxima Legal team has launched a special Maxima Legal Alert telegram channel for prompt legal assessment of changes in the legislation and other significant events. For transparent navigation in the information field there are hashtags, by clicking on…