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Pestrikov Vladimir Vasilyevich

Pestrikov Vladimir Vasilyevich

Rybalkin Gortsunyan & Partners
Tel: +79851282706
Address: Profsoyuznaya Str. 113, build. 3, apartment 416, Moscow, 417647

General information

Russian Federation
Russian - fluent
English - sufficiently fluent in order to handle proceedings and render an award


Rybalkin Gortsunyan & Partners , Moscow, Russia
Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners (EPAM) , Moscow, Russia
Magisters , Moscow, Russia

Experience as counsel

Acted as counsel for 11-15 years in domestic and international arbitrations
ICAC Rules
Rules of the Arbitration Center at RSPP
LCIA Rules
ICC Rules
SCC Rules
SIAC Rules
ICSID Convention

Examples of cases

- Representing a Russian client in international investment dispute in the amount of USD 200 mln against a foreign state under the ICSID AF Rules, seat - Geneva, on the basis of the multilateral Investment Treaty. - Representing a Russian contractor in the dispute against Swedish telecommunication company under SCC Rules, seat of arbitration - Stockholm, amount of the dispute - ca. USD 45 Mln, English law. - Representing a foreign shareholder of a large Russian retail chain operator in the corporate dispute under LCIA Rules with the seat in London, the aggregate amount in dispute is ca. USD 1 Bln., Russian and English law. - Representing a Russian manufacturer with foreign investments in the construction dispute against a German contractor relating to payment for additional construction works under the ICAC Rules seating in Moscow. Russian governing law, total amount in dispute - ca. USD 50 Mln. - Representing a Russian investor in the dispute against a foreign state arising out of the non-performance of the sovereign guarantee under ICAC Rules, Moscow. English and Russian law. - Representing a shareholder from UAE in a corporate dispute against shareholders of the Russian development company under LCIA Rules, English and Russian law, the amount of claim is ca. USD 150 Mln.
quantum (damages) experts
construction experts
foreign law experts, marketing experts

General arbitration experience

Geneva and/or Zurich
Russian law
Belarussian law
English law
German law
Swedish law
BVI law, Cyprus law
commodity arbitrations
сonstruction arbitrations
investment arbitration
commercial arbitration
Has been involved in dispute resolution as counsel
Has been involved in expert determination as counsel
CIArb – MCIArb or FCIArb or Chartered Arbitrator
Arbitration Centre at RSPP

Education, qualifications, awards

MGIMO University, Specialist, 2000, international law, two foreign languages (English, German)
The Legal 500 EMEA – Rising stars: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Mediation. The Legal 500 "Arbitration Powerlist: CIS and Caucasus" - recommended in the field of arbitration. The Best Lawyers, 2013–2022, 2021 - Lawyer of the Year 2021: Insolvency and Restructuring
Member of ICC Russia Commission on International Arbitration

Preferences as an arbitrator

rules of the arbitral institutions, IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration
according to the Arbitration Rules
depends on the circumstances of a particular case
IBA Rules
printed submission and electronic exhibits
it is up to parties to decide
Maximum deference to the right to present the party’s case
Rigorous control of the process by the tribunal
If it is a legal issue or an important factual issue
It is only for parties to decide and arbitrators should focus on resolution of the dispute