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A Message From Best Lawyers Regarding Ukraine and Russia Listings

Best Lawyers is pausing all research efforts in Ukraine and Russia for 2023.

Ukraine and Russian Research Update
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March 8, 2022 05:00 PM

As the Russo-Ukrainian War unfolds, Best Lawyers is pausing all research efforts for the upcoming 2023 editions of The Best Lawyers in Ukraine and The Best Lawyers in Russia.

Originally anticipated to release mid-June, we will continue to monitor the Russo-Ukrainian war and reevaluate our decisions in the future.

In addition to Best Lawyers offering our sincerest thoughts to those affected by this crisis, we will also be making a monetary donation to humanitarian efforts in Ukraine.

There are many wonderful nonprofits assisting Ukraine and neighboring countries. If you feel called to do so, here are some organizations you can support:

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