About

Founded in 2003, Moscow Bar Association «Diktatura Zakona» operates in accordance with the Federal Law of the Russian Federation «On Bar Association Activity and Advocacy of the Russian Federation». The main purpose of its creation is to provide professional legal assistance, protection of rights and interests of citizens and organizations.

The Bar Association has long-term experience in cooperation with many big Russian and foreign organizations. It also conducts cooperation with municipalities and authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.

The members of the Bar Association are highly qualified advocates and lawyers who have more than 15-year experience in different branches of law. The majority of our team has an experience in working at law enforcement agencies, supervising bodies as well as state authorities of the Russian Federation.

The Bar Association conducts legal assistance for major Russian and foreign companies. Since 2010 our advocates and lawyers provide legal services to state authorities and institutions. We have delivered more than 30 000 service units in the framework of government contracts over the past 8 years.

The Bar Association «Diktatura Zakona» uses a case-by-case approach to each client and guarantees confidentiality. Both single request as well as client support (legal assistance on a regular basis) is available.

Mission

Providing legal assistance for the clients we remember about our main mission as advocates. It is to protect innocent people, to serve society and to ensure the rule of law in all its aspects. The name of our Bar Association isn't simply a motto or a lucky slogan. The main goal of our lawyers is the establishment of the «dictatorship of law». According to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin «There can be only one form of dictatorship in Russia. This is the «dictatorship of law».

Services

Legal assistance for individuals

    • development of client protection strategy at all stages of a criminal case;
    • client protection at all stages of a criminal case;
    • studying materials of a criminal case;
    • preparation of explanation, clarification for testimony in investigative authorities and bodies of inquiry;
    • visiting a client at the detention facility;
    • collection of evidence including materials describing personality of a suspect, an accused;
    • appealing against illegal actions and decisions of an interrogator, an investigator;
    • participation in judicial hearings;
    • preparation and filing a petition;
    • preparation and filing an appeal / a cassation.
    • marriage termination;
    • division of marital property;
    • formulation of marriage contract;
    • recovery of alimony;
    • participation in negotiations on settlement of matrimonial disputes;
    • determination of children's place of residence;
    • legal support with children adoption;
    • determination of the parental right execution procedure by a parent living apart from the child;
    • settlement of disputes with foreign parties.
    • management of inheritance cases with notaries and courts;
    • protection of honor, dignity and business reputation;
    • management of collective and individual labor disputes both administratively and judicially;
    • providing a full range of services for land management and urban development both in administrative and judicial authorities;
    • providing a full range of services in case of bankruptcy of individuals;
    • protection of consumers' rights;
    • management of insurance dispute;
    • assistance in formulation, conclusion and registration of various types of contracts;
    • management of dispute cases related to copyright and intellectual property;
    • management of dispute cases related to investment in house construction as well as disputes with collective housing management bodies;
    • representation of both creditor and debtor in the enforcement proceedings;
    • management of administrative cases including appealing against actions of traffic police officers, customs authorities, Rospotrebnadzor (Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing) employees etc..
    • management of cases related to citizenship and migration issues;
    • management of cases on appealing against decisions taken by tax authorities.

Legal assistance for legal entities

    • corporate disputes;
    • bankruptcy cases;
    • tax disputes;
    • disputes related to conclusion, fulfillment, invalidation and termination of agreements including state and municipal contracts;
    • cases related to administrative legal relations, including contesting decisions and actions of state authorities and officials, administrative offences cases;
    • real estate and land legal relations disputes;
    • urban planning and construction contracts disputes;
    • indemnification and recovery of unjust enrichment disputes;
    • disputes related to contesting and execution of decisions of arbitration courts;
    • disputes with anti-monopoly authorities;
    • intellectual property rights disputes;
    • goodwill protection disputes.
    • full legal support of company's activity;
    • evaluation of legal risks of company's activity and formulation of necessary recommendations;
    • representation and protection of clients' interests in coordination with law-enforcement bodies, prosecutor's office, tax authorities, licensing and other state authorities, including during inspections;
    • advising and formulation of recommendations in taxation, evaluation of tax risks;
    • analysis of current corporate management structure for compliance with legislation requirements and if it meets interests of a business owner, and formulation of recommendations for its improvement and conducting corporate procedures;
    • analysis of current constituent documents, company's internal local acts in order to identify legal risks, formulation of recommendations and elaboration, codification of relevant documentation;
    • business protection form hostile takeovers or other illegal actions by third parties;
    • support during enforcement procedures;
    • preparation of due diligence;
    • preparation and support of M&A deals;
    • elaboration of all kind of civil law agreements taking into account specifics of company's activity;
    • support of intellectual rights projects, including execution, alienation and protection:
    • organization and conducting lectures, trainings and workshops of legal character.
    • advising on international law related issues;
    • advising on foreign investment and investment abroad related issues;
    • representation in international commercial arbitration. international courts and foreign state courts;
    • legal advising on actual issues of doing offshore business.