Vera Rikhterman specializes in representing domestic and foreign companies in litigations in commercial and general-jurisdiction courts of all levels, particularly the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation. Vera focuses on corporate and contractual disputes and has extensive experience of legal counselling in bankruptcy proceedings.
Vera’s experience covers acting for clients in complex multi-jurisdictional legal proceedings involving foreign parties, issuing opinions on Russian law, as well as acting in arbitration proceedings and advising on enforcement of judgments.
Vera has handled the most complex matters in bankruptcy and dispute resolution and has litigated in over 20 Russian regions, as well as abroad.
Ms. Rikhterman’s clients are the world’s biggest ammonia producer OJSC Togliattyazot, the major Kazakhstan bank BTA Bank, the Baltic’s leading distressed asset management company Reverta and the Russian geology holding Rosgeologia OJSC, among others.
Vera Rikhterman has authored several practical jurisprudence educational courses (at Moscow State University, the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Kutafin Moscow State Law University), as well as numerous pieces in leading popular science magazines.
In 2006, Vera graduated from the Kutafin Moscow State Law University with distinction and, in 2008, from the Economic Faculty of the Moscow Aviation Institute. She defended her CSc thesis on Legal Regulation of Judicial Restructuring of Joint-Stock Companies at the All-Russia State Tax Academy under the Russian Ministry of Finance (2010).
Vera was admitted to the Moscow Bar Association in 2008.