Founders

The Federal Chamber of Lawyers of Russian Federation

The all-Russian non-governmental non-profit organisation The Federal Chamber of Lawyers of Russian Federation coordinates the activity of regional bar chambers, provides high-quality legal assistance, represents interests of advocates in governmental authorities of the Russian Federation.

The Federal Chamber of Lawyers participates in law-drafting activities, cooperating with special purpose committees of the Council of Federation and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, as well as the Commission on legislative drafting activities of the Government of the Russian Federation. The Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers is integrated into the international legal community. Among significant recent steps of the Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers: joining the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) as the observer member, developing of cooperation with partners from the Asian region (China, Korea, Japan), strengthening of positions in international professional organizations, especially in the International Bar Association (IBA).

The Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers has significantly promoted cooperation with long-term foreign partners and has signed cooperation agreements provided for joint events with advocate communities of Great Britain, Germany, France, Spain, etc.

The Foundation for Legal Education and Research

The Foundation for Legal Education and Research deals with realization and support of projects aimed at research and development of international law.

The Foundation established the International and Comparative Law Research Center, the primary aim of which is to stimulate study of international law.  

The Foundation organizes the annual award International Law in the XXI Century.

LF Academy

LF Academy is an innovative education project that combines the widest range of available tools of online education with unique content, such as lectures given by the leading experts of the global legal community.

LF Academy includes videos of lectures, presentations, roundtables on relevant legal issues and reviews and analyses of Russian and foreign legislation and international legal acts.

For purposes of content formation LF Academy cooperates with participants of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, as well as with leading Russian and foreign experts, law firms and law faculties.