Dmitry graduated in 2001 from the Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics with a degree in jurisprudence.
He has been admitted to the bar since 2002.
He is proficient in English.
Dmitry Kletochkin specializes in representing client interests in litigation involving corporate conflicts, real-estate disputes, hostile takeovers and restructuring & bankruptcy cases. He has a vast amount of experience representing the interests of Russian and international clients at the commercial courts and courts of general jurisdiction. Dmitry has rendered legal assistance to clients in disputes stemming from supply contracts, loan agreements and contracting agreements, disputes involving real-estate rights, and other disputes in the area of civil and commercial law.
Dmitry was listed as one of the top-recommended lawyers in the field of corporate compliance and investigation according to the publication Global Investigation Review 100 for 2015.
Successful representation of a Russian mining and metallurgical giant in a dispute with the counterparty under consulting agreements and product supply contracts in the total amount of RUB12.7 bln.
Legal support for the client in being included on the creditors’ register of a bankrupt auto dealer in an amount of circa RUB90 mln. Successful defense of the client’s interests in a dispute with the unscrupulous dealer in Kazan involving the recovery of RUB67 mln in damages, plus an additional RUB25 mln in penalties.
Volkswagen Group RUS
Successful representation of company engaged in the development, manufacture and promotion of a well-known brand of televisions in a case involving the recovery of an insurance payout in connection with the counterparty’s breach of contract. The case was considered by the courts of three instances and by the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation.
Recovery of an award from an RF constituent entity – Omsk Region – in favor of an insurance company for the damages incurred by the client in connection with a fire that destroyed an electric cable owned by the respondent.
Chartis (AIG Russia)
Successful representation of the interests of a Russian mining-and-metallurgical giant in a dispute with the counterparty under consulting agreements and finished-product supply contracts in the total amount of RUB 12.7 bln. Successful representation of the interests of Mechel Group companies in disputes on holding controlling entities to subsidiary liability within the scope of bankruptcy cases, as well as in disputes involving the recovery of damages caused by the actions of management bodies.
Legal support for the client in the process of getting it included on the creditors’ register of a bankrupt auto-dealer for a claim in the amount of roughly RUB 90 mln. Successful defense of the client’s interests in a dispute with an unscrupulous dealer involving the recovery of damages in the amount of RUB 67 mln and additional penalties in the amount of RUB 25 mln.