On appeal by a ZPartners attorney, Moscow Region Court overturned a decision by the trial court establishing the child’s place of residence and ordering recovery of child support payments
In its decision, the trial court granted custody of the minor child to the father and upheld the father's claim for the recovery from the mother of the child support payments. The mother of the child commissioned a ZPartners attorney to represent her in the appellate court and to prepare an appeal against the decision by the trial court. In the appellate ruling, Moscow City Court overturned the decision by the trial court. The mother was granted custody of the minor child, the claim for the recovery from the mother of the child support was dismissed.