Yuliy Tay
Yuliy
Tay
Managing partner
PhD

About us

Bartolius Law Firm was established in
1999 by alumni of the Moscow State University Law Faculty who provided legal services as sole legal practitioners prior to it. Since the formation of Law Firm the main practice area of founders has been participation in corporate conflicts and support of bankruptcy procedures in a number of major regions of Russia. As a result of successful activity Bartolius increased its attorney practice. Within legal and administrative practices Law Firm performs representation in commercial courts on disputes related to fulfillment of contractual obligations including fields of investment activity, real estate, securities. Law Firm represents interests of the Clients in courts and state authorities with regard to disputes based on public relations (i.e. tax and antimonopoly disputes, disputes with customs etc.) in which different fields of law are involved. Today Bartolius Law Firm has about 40 employees among which 13 are having Attorney status. Law Firm is fully engaged into educational work, as well as research and development. Among them there are 6 PhDs in Law, and all of them are successfully combining legal practice with educational and scholar ones. Law Firm employees perform expert work in the field of legislation and case law analysis, participate in the most landmark events of legal society both in Russia and abroad. Before the moment when the term «social responsibility» indurated in dictionary of Russian law firms, Bartolius was already developing this direction. From the moment of its foundation, our law firm provides legal assistance ‘pro bono’, participates in financing of scholar magazines, provides assistance to private individuals. Bartolius Law Office consistently holds leading positions in a number of nominations in the rating of the portal "Pravo.Ru". Thus, for example, in 2016 in the sectoral rating of sympathies, the Bureau took the second place in the field of Bankruptcy, receiving 79 points out of 100. According to the rating of the newspaper Kommersant in 2016, the Managing Partner of the Bureau Juliy Tay entered the individual rating for the key types of disputes in the category of "Commercial Disputes", the senior partner of the Bureau Dmitry Provodin is included in the individual rating for the key types of disputes in the category of "Disputes from public relations". According to the newspaper Kommersant's rating, published in May 2017, the Bureau became one of the five best legal practices in the category of "Corporate Disputes Resolution". Senior partner of the Bureau Dmitry Provodin is included in the individual rating in the categories of "Bankruptcy" and "Resolution of tax disputes". Managing Partner of the Bureau Juliy Tay is personally recommended by the international rating Chambers and Partners, as the leading lawyer in the category of Dispute Resolution in Russia for 2015 and 2016. In addition, Juliy Tay is recommended among the best lawyers in Russia in the category of "Bankruptcy" of the international rating Best Lawyers, published in June 2017.

Why the Law Firm's is called "Bartolius"?

Bartolo de sаssоfеrrато, Bartolius (1314-1357) — the known Italian lawyer of the middle ages, the head of postglossator,s school. The distinctive feature of Bartolius as a real historical figure is that as a famous judge he considered the case and made the rulings on the basis of his inherent justice and then he asked his pupils to justify the decision under the applicable law. Our law firm while providing legal services follows the same attitude to law as a means to achieve justice.

Dispute resolution and administrative practice areas

—— Pleading cases in state commercial (arbitration) courts with regard to corporate conflicts, bankruptcy procedures, disputes on performing various contracts and on payments for securities, disputes with regard to investment activities and real-estate issues

— Providing representation in courts and state authorities with regard to disputes based on administrative disputes (i.e. tax and antimonopoly disputes, disputes with customs and Central Bank of Russia, etc)

Consulting

— Providing legal advice and legal opinion on various practice areas, legal feasibility study on business projects; experience in development and implementation of complicated and custom-made legal tools

— Providing legal support on investment projects, real estate transactions and risk mitigation, escrow agent services

— Corporate practice: convening, conducting and acting as a proxy in general meetings, drafting bylaws of companies, providing company secretary services, m&a structuring and its implementation

    — Protecting business from hostile takeovers

    — Tax planning

    — «One stop shop» services in a course of bankruptcy procedures, providing services on corporate governance prior to onset of bankruptcy and in course of bankruptcy procedures, coordinating services of insolvency practitioners, protection of creditors' interests in bankruptcy procedure

    — Alternative dispute resolution: mediation, acting as

    — Arbitrators in the arbitration institute and institutional commercial organizations

GIC

Professional appraisal and financial analysis services

Professional depositary company

Confidential depositary services exclusively for our clients

Attorneys-at-law

Korea (Logos),


Uzbekistan (Salomov & Partners),


Kazakhstan (Kunserkin sole practitioner),


Belarus (Stepanovskiy, Papakul & partners),


Ukraine (Vashenko, Bougai & partners),


Lithuania (Sarka, Sabaliauskas, Jankauskas),


Estonia (Ivar Pilv),


Czech Republic (BBH Ligal LLC),


Netherlands (Bauke van der Meer Tax & Legal Services, Tax Team),


Canada (McCarthy Tetrault),


Panama (Arias, Fabrega&Fabrega),


Switzerland (Niederer Kraft&Frey)

Tiberius

Promotion and legal support of foreign companies

Fund for protection of defrauded investors

Setting up of the Fund was initiated by the law firm for protection of general public

Investor Protection Association

Protection of minority shareholders rights

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REPUBLIC OF BASHKORTOSTAN
REPUBLIC OF BURYATIA
KABARDINO-BALKARIAN REPUBLIC
REPUBLIC OF KALMYKIA
REPUBLIC OF KARELIA
REPUBLIC OF TATARSTAN
ALTAI TERRITORY
KRASNODAR TERRITORY
KRASNOYARSK TERRITORY
PERM TERRITORY
PRIMORIE TERRITORY
STAVROPOL TERRITORY
KHABAROVSK TERRITORY
BELGOROD REGION
BRYANSK REGION
VLADIMIR REGION
VOLGOGRAD REGION
VORONEZH REGION
IVANOVO REGION
IRKUTSK REGION
KALININGRAD REGION
KALUGA REGION
KEMEROVO REGION
KIROV REGION
KURGAN REGION
LENINGRAD REGION
MOSCOW REGION
NIZHNI NOVGOROD REGION
NOVGOROD REGION
NOVOSIBIRSK REGION
OMSK REGION
ROSTOV REGION
RYAZAN REGION
SAMARA REGION
SARATOV REGION
SVERDLOVSK REGION
SMOLENSK REGION
OREL REGION
TVER REGION
TOMSK REGION
TULA REGION
TYUMEN REGION
CHELYABINSK REGION
YAROSLAVL REGION
MOSCOW
ST.PETERSBURG
KHANTY-MANSI AUTONOMOUS AREA

115054 MOSCOW,
Stremyanniy lane, 38
Phone: +7 (495) 500-0055 Fax: +7 (495) 544-3930
E-mail: info@bartolius.com