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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Coudert in St. Pete

MOSCOW () -- The U.S. international law firm Coudert Brothers, the first Western practice to establish a Moscow branch in 1988, has opened a St. Petersburg office, it said in a statement.

"We see St. Petersburg as a vital commercial center in Russia and as the next logical step in expanding our Russian Practice Group to better serve our clients," Anthony Williams, chairman of Coudert's executive committee, said in a statement Wednesday.