Senior Partner Konstantin Krutilnikov and Managing Partner Sergei Slagoda took part in the official program of the First International Legal Forum
The First International Legal Forum was held in St. Petersburg, Russia from May 19th to May 21st, 2011.
The Forum is the main legal event in Russia, Eastern Europe and CIS region. The key mission of the Forum is to promote ideas related to modernizing the law in the context of present global changes.
Among participants of the Forum there were the President of Russia D.A. Medvedev, Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland, the Chairman of Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation V.D. Zorkin, ex-Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schröder, as well as leading politicians, lawyers, businessmen and academic from all over the world.
The list of participants can be found at http://spblegalforum.ru/page/29
The Forum’s agenda can be found at http://spblegalforum.ru/
Konstantin Krutilnikov and Sergei Slagoda were given an excellent opportunity to participate in the Forum attending round table discussions (see http://spblegalforum.ru/page/8) and discussion sessions (see http://spblegalforum.ru/page/39), to get familiar with global legal trends, to communicate with their colleagues from other countries.