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    George Samoilovich Kaganer | 22 Jan 2007

    He was born in 1940. Education: Higher legal (Lomonosov Moscow State University). Chairman of the Moscow faculty of advocates «Kaganer and partners». He has been occupying himself with an advocacy since 1967. Specialization: criminal law.

    He has a length of advocacy more then thirty years. For the time of his professional activity he took part in a large quantity of cases, carried out a defence in criminal cases. He presented the interests of citizens and organizations not only on the territory of Moscow, but also in the Union Republics of the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (the USSR). He is decorated with an order «For Adherence to Advocates Duty» of the Federal Chamber of advocates of the Russian Federation. The criminal cases where the defence is presented by George Kaganer, are widely covered by different mass media. As a rule, George Kaganer takes part in the criminal cases which draws a wide response.

    George Kaganer insists on a full innocence of Alexey Pichugin. In the course of pleadings on the 27-th of July 2006 the lawyer stated that the true objects pursued by the public prosecution, do not refer to establishment of truth and punishment of criminals. He reminded that the former deputy of the General Prosecutor Kolesnikov had affirmed before the sentence regarding the first case was pronounced that allegedly Alexey Pichugin and Leonid Nevzlin were guilty in the crimes incriminated to them, and thereby he exerted pressure upon the court.

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