Illarion Igorevich Girs, LL.M

Master of International and European Law

International Lawyer | Negotiator | Mediator

Imagine a lawyer who takes a genuine interest in your success as if it was his own.

Imagine a lawyer who understands the value at stake, who truly represents your interests, who is creative and committed to obtaining the best result for you.

I am that kind of a lawyer.

PRACTISING since 2001
Fair in deed, flexible in dealing
  • Unconventional generalist
Result-oriented lawyer with extensive experience in the fields of contract and business law, negotiations and dispute resolution.

Comprehensive background in intellectual property, constitutional, administrative and criminal law.

In-depth experience in legal support and representation of 'tax havens' harboured businesses.

Anti-Money-Laundering, Anti-Corruption and Corporate Governance certified by the International Compliance Association.

  • Effective trouble-shooter
Skilled in handling multidisciplinary tasks, including work with the media and politically charged matters.
  • Courtroom Tested
Professional score accounts for dozens of lawsuits, some corporate warfare, hundreds of negotiations and all kinds of deals.

Worked on cases in the European Court of Human Rights and the United Nations Human Rights Committee.

Listed among arbitrators available for appointment at the London Court of International Arbitration.

  • Dedicated Mediator
Knowing all the long ways of litigation, mediation alternative is preferred and it is a crownpiece of the practice.

  • Strictly Confidential
Confidential to the greatest extent possible. The secrets entrusted are carefully guarded.
  • Beyond the purely legal
Real life demands an advice beyond the purely legal, and it is an integral part of the services provided.

  • Truly international & Multilingual
Geographically widespread London based law practice.

Besides the Baltics, Russia, England and Maldives has had been instructed in cases in Singapore, Switzerland, Czechia, Poland, India, Italy, Cyprus, Taiwan and other countries.

Working languages are Russian, English and Lettish.

National frontiers and differences of legal systems do not confine.

Speaking the language of the case, ready to be where needed.
He has a sound tactical sense and an instinct for what will work in furthering the interests of his clients.
Michael Ian Birnbaum, Queen's Counsel,
formerly a Recorder at the Crown Court
and Special Advocate in terrorism cases
He is inquisitive, analytical, intelligent and he has a very important sense of justice.
Prof. Ineta Ziemele, Judge at the Court of Justice of the European Union, formerly a Judge at the European Court of Human Rights and President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia
He is not only into law, but into justice, and he is not only into words, but into truth.
Prof. Alexander Bretz, Advocate
He is a gifted inborn lawyer and his passion for law makes him capable of turning good theory into practice.
Roman Borisovich Zheglov, Managing Partner
Illarion Igorevich Girs, LL.M
International Lawyer | Negotiator | Mediator / 0044 7999 258 362
11 Belmont Street, London, England, NW1 8HJ, Great Britain