Nikita Safin

Associate

Nikita’s professional activities include representing clients within civil proceedings in arbitration courts and general jurisdiction courts to resolve various civil and administrative disputes.

Nikita’s main activities at the law firm are issues related to various aspects of real estate, execution and cadastral registration of land plots, as well as lease of commercial premises.

In this regard, Nikita, in particular, conducts procedures for the purchase of land plots from state or municipal property, supports procedures for the redistribution of land plots to increase their area. He also represents individuals and legal entities in disputes with state and municipal authorities on issues of land acquisition and other land disputes.

One of Nikita’s focused specializations is comprehensive legal support for the operation of non-profit organizations, in particular, gardening non-profit partnerships (GNP), public organizations, associations and others. As part of this area, Nikita represents clients’ interests in litigations, as well as organizes a full range of activities for the creation and registration, making necessary changes to the constituent documents, and provides advice on current issues arising in the course of economic activities of such organizations.

Nikita also carries out due diligence of various legal documentation for its compliance with the legislation, analysis of regulatory legal acts and judicial practice, preparation of written legal opinions on legal issues.

As part of his activities, he interacts with the Department of Internal Affairs of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia (Migration Directorate) concerning the execution of labor documents for foreign citizens of near and far-abroad countries.

Nikita is actively engaged research activities, over the past three years, under his co-authorship, more than ten scientific papers have been published in leading domestic scientific journals. These papers address various issues: from the impact of modern technology on the development of Russian and foreign law to the problems of domestic regulation of intellectual property.

In October 2021, Nikita participated as a speaker in the section “Dialogues on Private Law in Russia” at the VI Pacific Legal Forum “Law, its Application and Implementation in the Era of Global Challenges and Changing Reality”.

From November 24, 2021 he has been the Executive Secretary of the Far Eastern Branch of the Arbitration Center of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.