Ilya Rybalkin, Head of Dispute Resolution at Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners has become a member of the Scientific Advisory Board on International Law under the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.
The Board is a permanent advisory body established by order of the Ministry of Justice. The key objective of the Board is to create an expert panel to build a dialog with the academic and business communities, including preparation of expert proposals concerning issues of international public and private law and development of practice for their implementation.
The new board includes representatives of academia, lawyers practicing in international public and private law, and federal civil servants. Board members serve on a pro bono basis. The Board will be chaired by Mikhail Galperin, Russian Federation’s Representative at the European Court of Human Rights and Deputy Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation.