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Cherney v Deripaska – Commercial Court action terminated days before evidence due to begin

In the largest commercial trial in the London legal calendar 2012-2013, Mr Cherney claimed he was the former partner of the prominent Russian businessman, Oleg Deripaska, and entitled to a large stake in Mr Deripaska”s business. This was denied by Mr Deripaska, who alleged that Mr Cherney was a representative of Russian organised criminal groups responsible for extorting monies from him.

Rachel Barnes and Nicholas Yeo were members of Mr Deripaska’s counsel team.

Click here to read the article from The Lawyer.

4th October 2012