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.
According to the rating, the Law office A-PRO for the third year in a row is recognized as one of the best law firms in Russia in the field of criminal law. The rating also confirmed the high competence of the Bureau in the field of Arbitration and Bankruptcy.
Rating «Pravo.ru-300» annually evaluates the market of legal consultants, their expertise, project and client experience. The rating is the most authoritative source of information about the legal business in Russia.
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.
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.