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Foley Hoag Counsel Ivan Urzhumov to Speak at 2019 Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference

Foley Hoag LLP counsel Ivan Urzhumov will be a featured speaker at the XI American Bar Association Conference of the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes, taking place on September 18, 2019 in Moscow.

The conference, co-organized by the Russian Arbitration Association, is the premier annual event focused on developments in Russian and CIS-related litigation and arbitration.

Urzhumov will appear on the “Attachment of CIS State-Owned Assets Abroad – A Comparative Perspective” panel. He and fellow panelists will discuss how various jurisdictions have approached requests to attach the assets of CIS states and CIS state-owned enterprises, including cases involving Russian, Ukrainian, Kazakh and Uzbek parties.

As a member of Foley Hoag’s International Litigation & Arbitration practice, Urzhumov’s practice encompasses both commercial and investment arbitration, as well as international litigation, including cross-border asset tracing and recovery, recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards. 

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