middlebear wrote: Also, to the OP on that question--I don't think it's going to be a particularly receptive place for foreigners of any stripe to come over to do PI work, esp. American lawyers in the near future. I would also think that Russian NGOs aren't going to want to take on foreign lawyers for fear of having the foreign agent label officially slapped on, and opened up to all the trouble that brings.
yeah, i'd been reading about the 'foreign agent' business. sounds like with those obstacles plus the various difficulties of the international field generally make this virtually impossible.