Julia Romanova’s practice focuses on litigation, arbitration, bankruptcy and white collar criminal cases. Julia has over 20 years’ experience of representing clients’ interests before Russian courts and various state authorities. 

Over the past 13 years, Julia has prepared expert evidence on Russian law for international arbitration tribunals and foreign courts (England, the USA, the Netherlands, Cyprus and the BVI) as well as has assisted clients participating in such proceedings. Julia is also involved in providing legal assistance in criminal cases, acting as defence attorney or representing injured parties and civil claimants and civil defendants in criminal cases.  She has extensive experience with international, multilateral lending institutions on recovery and restructuring matters and has participated in general due diligence reviews of numerous Russian companies. 

Before joining Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP, Julia Romanova was Head of the Litigation/Arbitration Practice of Moscow Office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP.

Ms Romanova is recognised by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe (2011-2017) for dispute resolution and by Best Lawyers (2010-2017) for her work in litigation, international and domestic arbitration, mediation, real estate, construction and antitrust.

Julia Romanova has been a member of the Moscow City Bar since 2004.

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