Goltsblat BLP announces a new appointment

Goltsblat BLP is pleased to announce the appointment of Rustam Kurmaev to the position of dispute resolution partner.

Rustam Kurmaev has been Head of Group, Dispute Resolution, at Goltsblat BLP and previously at  Pepeliaev, Goltsblat & Partners for 2,5 years. Over the last year, Goltsblat BLP has really taken off and has grown substantially in work volume terms, including in the area of dispute resolution. Appointment of a second dispute resolution partner is a logical extension of the development strategy in this sphere and a response to growing demand on the part of clients for these services.

Rustam Kurmaev specializes in resolving corporate conflicts and litigations in the insurance sphere, as well as disputes associated with rights to real estate.  He has extensive experience of representing the interests of both Russian and foreign clients in general jurisdiction and arbitration courts, as well as the RF Supreme Arbitration Court and the RF Constitutional Court.
Rustam has, on many occasions, taken part in defending the honor and dignity of political and business figures, as well as the business reputation of major Russian media companies. Admitted in 2003, Rustam is a member of the Moscow City Bar.
Rustam will be the second dispute resolution partner, working as a member of the team headed by Maxim Kulkov, dispute resolution partner.