Maxim KulkovManaging Partner at KK&P (Russia)
Maxim Kulkov is a Managing partner at KK&P Trial Lawyers who specialises in commercial, insolvency, shareholder, investment, and construction disputes, and disputes related to international trade, and conflict of laws and jurisdictional disputes.
For over 25 years Maxim has represented clients in international arbitration centres, such as the SCC, ICC, ICAC and LCIA, in Russian state courts of all levels (including the Supreme Court and the Constitutional Court) and in foreign courts (England, USA, Jersey, BVI, Hong Kong, Cyprus and Switzerland).
He has extensive experience leading teams of international and local advisers in multi-jurisdictional disputes and also acts as a legal expert in foreign proceedings and as an arbitrator and a mediator.
The GAR 100, The Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Who's Who Legal, Pravo.ru-300 recommend Maxim as one of the best Russian dispute resolution specialists.
The clients note that Maxim Kulkov “is one of the top litigators in Russia, representing major international financial institutions as well as blue-chip domestic companies in high-value commercial disputes, including in cross-border cases”.
Maxim is a member of the Moscow Region Bar, the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR, the ICC Russia Arbitration Committee, and the Russian Arbitration Association, a listed arbitrator at Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA), International Arbitration Chamber of Arbitrators of the Union of Lawyers (Belarus), an international mediator of the Korea International Mediation Centre (KIMC).
Maxim gives lectures in the Moscow State University, the Higher School of Economics, Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL), M-Logos and Statute law schools.