According to the results of the annual ranking of the legal business prepared by the “Kommersant” Publishing House, A-PRO Attorneys at Law has been recognized as one of the best Russian consultants in the field of economic crimes.
Valery Volokh, head of the practice, is recognized as the best criminal lawyer in Russia.
“Leaders of the Legal Services Market” rating provided by “Kommersant” annually presents the results of a multi-stage study and analysis of the best practices of leading players in the field of law.
“Kommersant” analyzes the leading practices of law firms in all major areas of legal specialization, each year trying to improve the research program to provide an up-to-date and structured picture of the market. The purpose of the study is to demonstrate to the market law firms recommended in certain areas of service provision.
Dmitry acted as a speaker and moderator of two plenary sessions — Regulation and Legal Frameworks, devoted to international experience in legal regulation of blockchain technologies, and Taxing Crypto, where approaches to taxation of operations with cryptocurrencies in different countries were discussed.
On December 5, the Ritz Carlton hotel held a solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the main Russian rating of law firms «Pravo.ru-300». The event brought together more than 1,300 participants-partners of leading law firms, heads of legal departments and representatives of authorities.
On December 19, 2018, Dmitry Kirillov, head of FinTech practice at the a-PRO law office, moderated the round table «Legal regulation of contractual relations arising in connection with the development of digital technologies (smart contracts)» organized by the Institute of legislation and comparative law under the Government of the Russian Federation.