Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

"No one is perfect, a team can be!"


Almaty, Astana and Atyrau, Kazakhstan

"This firm is always reliable - it gives consistently good advice and maintains a high quality of work"

Chambers Global

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Moscow, St. Petersburg, Russia

"The best choice for solving multilevel issues with a marked Russian character"

Chambers Global


Yerevan, Armenia

"First on the list for local work with an international dimension"

Chambers Global


Baku, Azerbaijan

"Recommended by Best Lawyers and Who's Who Legal"

Kalikova & Associates

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

"The leader in the market and the first choice from the international companies and law firms that do not have a local presence"

Chambers Global

RULG - Ukrainian Legal Group

Kiev, Ukraine

"Three of RULG partners were selected in six areas of practice in the inaugural Ukrainian edition of Best Lawyers"

Vlasova Mikhel & Partners

Minsk, Belarus

"Full service firm that dominates the local legal market"


Turcan Cazac

Chisinau, Moldova

"The go-to firm in Moldova for cross-border work"

Chambers Global



Who we are?

The CIS Leading Counsel Network (LCN) is a professional network of the leading law firms across the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) economic region offering clients integrated multijurisdictional legal advice. Founded in 2009, the network brings together law firms in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Turkmenistan and Ukraine, and combines highest international professional standards with a unique local insight in the regions, which are increasingly attracting international investments.

How it works?

Bringing together the leading national law firms in the CIS economic region, the CIS Leading Counsel Network aims to transcend the national boundaries and offer clients a seamless advice across these fast developing markets. The alliance enhances the cross-border capvabilities of the member firms in the CIS region and offers clients integrated teams, unparalleled resource base and access to the best local knowledge in each country. The CIS LCN is a winning combination of the traditional non-exclusive network approach with innovative ideas answering the demands of the modern markets.


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