The ranking has once again confirmed the high level of expertise of all Maxima Legal’s practices

The results of the key Russian ranking of law firms were announced on December 2. According to the results of the research, Maxima Legal has once again confirmed the high level of expertise of all the firm’s practices, receiving professional recognition in 18 areas of the research. At the regional level the firm has maintained its leading position in terms of the number of nominations and first level awards, and in terms of the total number of recommendations by the rating and the number of “golden” awards it has entered the top 9 of the most titled legal teams.

Regional ranking

Intellectual Property – Band 1

Corporate/M&A – Band 1

Tax Advisory and Dispute Resolution – Band 1

Real Estate / Land / Construction – Band 1

Family and inheritance law – Band 1

Arbitration, major disputes – Band 2

Bankruptcy (including disputes) – Band 2

Criminal law – Band 2

Within the framework of the regional sectoral rankings Maxima Legal has secured the leading consultancy status in the areas of Corporate/M&A, Tax Law, Land Law, Real Estate and Construction, Intellectual Property and Family and Inheritance Law.

Traditionally the – 300 analysts and expert council also highly appreciated the skills and expertise of Maxima Legal in the areas of Insolvency and Criminal Law. Furthermore, in Arbitration Litigation Maxima Legal was moved to the “Major Disputes – High Market” segment.


Federal ranking

Intellectual Property: Consulting – Band 2

Intellectual Property: Dispute Resolution and Litigation – Band 2

Family and inheritance law – Band 2

Private Equity – Band 2

Corporate / Mergers and Acquisitions, high market – Band 3

PPP/Infrastructure projects – Band 3

TMT (Telecommunications, Media and Technology) – Band 3

Real Estate / Land / Construction – Band 4

Tax consulting – recommended firms

Natural Resources/Energy – recommended firms

Maxima Legal improved its position in the Intellectual Property: Consulting research at the federal level by advancing to Band 2. High professionalism of lawyers ensured once again that the firm was positioned among the strongest law teams in the federal ranking in the areas of Intellectual Property: Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Family and Inheritance Law, Private Wealth Management, Corporate/M&A: High Market, PPP/Infrastructure Projects, Telecom, Media & Technology, Real Estate/Land/Construction.

Furthermore, Maxima Legal team is distinguished by the rating as a recommended firm in the fields of Natural Resources/Energy and Tax Advisory. rating is aimed at increasing transparency of the Russian legal services market. For over 10 years the survey has served as a benchmark for assessing the level and professionalism of legal consultants and selecting contractors. The rating methodology is based on the assessment of the project experience of law firms as well as on the feedback received from clients regarding the level of service and value-for-money ratio of legal services. An independent Board of Experts, comprised of heads of legal departments of major Russian and international corporations, has been established to improve the rating mechanisms.

Detailed information about the rating and its results can be found on the official website – 300 >>>