Denis Piskunov

Denis Piskunov

Attorney-at-law / Partner, Estonia

My service areas

  • Commercial
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment
  • Environment
  • Public procurement
  • Transport

Summary

Denis’s area of expertise is commercial disputes and international arbitration.
The disputes he has dealt with concern industries such as health care, waste collection, construction, railways, transport, fintech and crowdfunding, insurance, as well as accounting and finance. He also has extensive experience in corporate insolvency and debt collection proceedings.
Denis acts as an arbiter recommended by the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. His expertise covers enforcement of judgements related to cross-border disputes.
Denis also provides legal consultation on the organisation of public procurements and associated disputes assisting both contract awarding entities as well as suppliers making tenders.
Denis has been lecturing on commercial law at Estonian Business School (EBS). He consults clients in Estonian, Russian and English.

Professional experience

Magnusson
Attorney-at-law / Partner – 2013 – to date

Advokaadibüroo Concordia
Attorney-at-Law – 2005 – 2013

Estonian Business School
Lecturer on business law – 2009 – 2013

Education

  • University of Tartu, MA, Law – 2007
  • University of Tartu, BA, Law – 2005

Bar admissions

  • Member of the Estonian Bar Association
  • Admitted in Estonia as attorney-at-law

Positions of trust

Acts as an arbiter recommended by the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Languages

  • Russian – native
  • Estonian – fluent
  • English – fluent

Awards and rankings

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2020
Recommended for Dispute Resolution in Estonia

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2019
Recommended for Dispute Resolution in Estonia

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2018
Recommended for Dispute Resolution in Estonia

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017
Recommended for Dispute Resolution in Estonia

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2016
Recommended for Dispute Resolution in Estonia