Partners on alert over Russia work as 'new Cold War' tensions turn up scrutiny on client connections

Lawyers in the Russian market on the 'wake-up call' for firms to check their client list

In December last year, Boris Johnson became the first UK foreign secretary to visit Russia in five years. Now, following claims and counter-claims about the Salisbury nerve agent attack, his visit seems unlikely to be repeated soon, as talk of a ‘new Cold War’ grows louder.

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