Senior Associate, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, London, UK
Nadia is a Senior Associate with International Arbitration and Construction Disputes Group. She is a Solicitor Advocate - Higher Courts (Civil Proceedings) and admitted to practice in Russia.
She specialises in complex, cross-border commercial dispute resolution, with a particular focus on international arbitration. She regularly acts in international commercial arbitrations administered under the rules of the major international arbitral institutions such as the LCIA, ICC, HKIAC, as well as in ad hoc arbitration proceedings under the UNCITRAL Rules, involving the application of the laws of England & Wales, the Netherlands, Italy, Cyprus, Malta, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and the British Virgin Islands.
Nadia has advised clients from sectors as diverse as private equity, on-line retail, energy, telecommunications, international trade, construction and engineering, private equity and financial services.
Nadia is also experienced in litigation before in the Commercial Court in London, including on matters involving enforcement of arbitral awards, anti-suit injunctions and contempt of court.
Nadia has been ranked as a 'Rising Star' by Legal 500 in International Arbitration the UK for 2021 and 2022 and by Best Lawyers: 'Ones to Watch' in International Arbitration in the UK for 2022.
Prior to joining the firm, Nadia worked as Counsel at the Secretariat of the LCIA in London with a particular focus on matters involving parties from Russia and the CIS region. In this capacity, she oversaw hundreds of international arbitrations, including under the UNCITRAL Rules, adjudications and mediations in a wide range of industry sectors including commodities, retail, finance, mining & energy, IT & telecoms, and construction & engineering.