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

    • defense under criminal proceedings during preinvestigation check;
    • criminal defense during pretrial investigation and in courts of all instances;
    • representation of criminal case complainant at any stage of the case.
    • marriage termination;
    • marital property division;
    • marriage contract execution;
    • recovery of alimony;
    • 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 (foreign spouse/spouses or disputed property located abroad).
    • inheritance case management to notaries and courts;
    • protection of honor, dignity and business reputation;
    • joint and individual labour dispute management by administrative and legal procedures;
    • delivery of the full range of services for land development and town planning both to administrative and judicial authorities;
    • delivery of the full range of services in case of bankruptcy of individuals;
    • protection of consumers' rights;
    • insurance dispute management;
    • settlement of all credit disputes with banks and non-governmental organizations;
    • assistance with preparation, 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 housing development and disputes with joint management bodies for residential buildings;
    • representation of both the creditor and the obligor in enforcement proceedings;
    • management of the large range of administrative cases, including those to impeach actions of traffic police, customs authority, Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Human Welfare employees, etc.
    • management of cases related to citizenship and migration matters;
    • management of cases to dispute tax authority resolutions;
    • disputes related to debt recovery and bond defaults.
    • legal advice on urgent challenges of doing offshore business;
    • representation to state courts of the Russian Federation regarding disputes relating to offshore schemes;
    • legal advice and representation in courts for double taxation matters.

Legal assistance for legal entities

    • corporate disputes;
    • disputes arising out of performance of obligations under various transactions;
    • goodwill protection disputes;
    • intellectual property rights disputes;
    • real estate, town planning and land management disputes;
    • cases to dispute resolutions, actions or failures to act of tax authorities;
    • disputes related to the anti-monopoly legislation application;
    • disputes related to bankruptcy of legal entities at all stages thereof;
    • administrative claims of any complexity.
    • study, review and execution of written reports on compliance of constituent documents and local regulations of a legal entity to the applicable law and elaboration of the adequate legal policy;
    • study and review of the local labour law and level of staff accounting at a legal entity;
    • arrangement and conducting of legal-specific lectures, trainings and workshops as instructed by the legal entity management;
    • review of the corporate management system of a legal entity (including the study of decisions taken by management bodies and key powers of attorney issued by the legal entity) to comply with the law and study of corporate conflict occurrence, or bringing legal entities or management bodies to responsibility;
    • verification of the legal entity's good title to the property, identification of existing encumbrances, risks of transaction disputing;
    • legal review of intellectual properties (patents, trademarks, etc.) owned by a legal entity and risks of their disputing or de-registration;
    • review of the legal entity's business, its obligations under concluded transactions and analysis of their performance status;
    • review of eligibility of legal entity activity – availability of licenses, permits, certificates required;
    • protection of legal entities against corporate raiding, illegal and unlawful seizure of property beyond the legal framework;
    • preparation and conclusion of transactions with foreign investments in Russia and Russian clients abroad;
    • preparation of litigation documents and dispute management in courts of arbitration in the Russian Federation and in courts of various levels abroad.
    • legal advice on urgent challenges of doing offshore business;
    • representation to state courts of the Russian Federation regarding disputes relating to offshore schemes;
    • legal advice and representation in courts for double taxation matters.