Friday 8 February 2019
Iain Pester successful in Danilina v Chernukhin, Navigator Equities Ltd and Kargin
On 7 February 2019, Teare J handed down judgment in Danilina v Chernukhin, Navigator Equities Ltd and Kargin  EWHC 173 (Comm). The case concerned a dispute relating to a valuable development in Moscow and the true identity of parties to a joint venture agreement. Following a four week trial in the Commercial Court in November and December 2018, the Judge dismissed Mrs Danilina’s claim against the Third Defendant, Mr Kargin, valued in excess of US$100 million.
Iain Pester appeared for Mr Kargin and was instructed by Anthony Riem of PCB Litigation LLP.