Russia's Prime Advice law firm has opened a new Criminal practice.
The practice, which will specialize in economic crimes, is led by Partner Alexey Petukhov.
Petukhov has a Law degree from the Moscow Law Institute of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia and a degree in Finance from the Higher School of Economics. He worked for 13 years as an investigator in the Main Investigation Department of Main Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in Moscow, specializing in the investigation of economic crimes.
"As always, in any case, the most important thing is the team," commented Prime Advice Managing Partner Inna Vavilova. "In such complex and difficult matters as criminal cases, you first of all must be confident in the integrity of the lawyer representing your interests and in his professionalism in this area. That is why we decided that Alexey is the person who will be able to lead the criminal practice of Prime Advice, and develop it and provide our clients with the most important value – real protection of their interests".