Polina Napolskaya

Senior associate of dispute resolution and bankruptcy practice


Bankruptcy, civil law, arbitration.


In 2019, she graduated with honors from the Kutafin Moscow State Law University with a specialization in private law. In 2023, she defended her master's thesis at the HSE St. Petersburg on the topic "Bankruptcy of a group of companies".


Polina joined Duvernoix Legal team in December 2019. Before that, she worked in the bankruptcy department of the Moscow City Arbitration Court and also served as an assistant to an arbitration manager. She completed an internship at a major Moscow consulting firm specializing in bankruptcy proceedings support.


  • Member of the National Association of Bankruptcy and Troubled Asset Management Specialists "Bankruptcy Club".
  • Regular speaker and participant of Delovoy Petersburg conferences on bankruptcy.
  • Author of commentaries on current issues related to the application of bankruptcy legislation.
  • Ranked in the "Yurtop: Team Rankings" (2022) by Delovoy Petersburg: The team of the crisis management and bankruptcy practice was among the top three cases: deal/project of the year.