On May 24, the results of BestLawyers rating – one of the most authoritative international legal business surveys – were published. The rating reflects the position of the lawyers from the point of view of the professional community.
Valery Volokh, Head of Criminal Practice at A-PRO, was named among the best Russian experts in the field of Criminal law for the first time.
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.