Marina Akchurina
private practice lawyer whose practice focuses on international dispute resolution
14 years experience at international law firm Cleary Gottlieb where Marina represented clients in complex commercial and investment disputes in arbitration and before state courts in Russia and abroad
Representing clients in arbitrations
Representing clients in international and domestic arbitration proceedings
Managing foreign litigation
Including United States, Great Britain, Ireland, Cyprus, France, British Virgin Islands, Singapore, Hong Kong
Acting as arbitrator
In international and domestic arbitrations
Expert opinions
Delivering expert opinions on Russian law issues in part relating to international arbitration, Russian civil, corporate and labor law
Arbitration clauses in contracts
Consulting clients on drafting complex arbitration clauses and agreements
Amicable settlement of disputes
Representing clients in the cause of negotiations aimed at amicable settlement of a dispute, including drafting and negotiating settlement agreements
Representing clients in Russian state commercial courts in disputes with foreign element as well as in cases involving:
  • recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and foreign judgments
  • set aside proceedings of arbitral awards before Russian state courts
  • proceedings relating to courts’ assistance in arbitral proceedings
  • parallel court cases and other similar matters
Admission to Practice
New York (United States of America)
Co-founder of the Guide to Next Generation of Russian Arbitrators
Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)