Recent Deals

"Coming up with hidden critical issues."
Nalco Company
Vaclav Harant, General Director for Russia and CIS
"The team of real professionals, each of them capable, when necessary, of providing robust legal support for achieving any business objective."
Siberian Coal Energy Company (SUEK)
Alexander Redkin, Legal Director
"We would like to note the impeccable quality of the services provided to us and the high standard of professionalism demonstrated by the team, together with a profound understanding of our business specifics and strategic mission."
Sibur
Aleksey Nikiforov, Legal Support,
"… a profound understanding of how the Russian energy industry ticks and an impressive track record of energy and infrastructure projects, including with an international footprint."
RusHydro
Dmitry Panchenko, Legal Director
"An undeniable strength of the firm is its high level of competence and the ability to find the best solution to complex legal challenges."
United Metallurgical Company (OMK)
Vladimir Markin, President

Freight One

Transportation & Logistics
Advised Freight One in relation to preparation and registration of an initial bond issue of RUB 40 bn.

Ferronordic Machines AB

Automotive
Advising Ferronordic Machines AB an authorised dealer of Volvo Construction Equipment, Terex Trucks, Dressta, Mecalac and Rottne in Russia, on the offering and listing of its ordinary shares on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Pallada Asset Management

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised Pallada Asset Management on corporate and capital market transactions.

Shearman & Sterling

Advising Shearman & Sterling acting as lead counsel to the underwriters on Russian law matters in connection with a capital increase of Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) on the Vienna Stock Exchange with gross proceeds of approximately €2.78 billion.

Client

Negotiating derivatives master agreements: ISDA, GMRA, RISDA (Standard documentation for derivatives under Russian law), providing legal opinions and drafting memoranda with respect to derivative transactions with Russian and international counterparties.

The lead arranger and joint bookrunners

Banks & Financial Institutions
Representing the lead arranger and joint bookrunners in the securitisation of KIT Finance mortgage portfolio, (Rumba S.A.).

A major Russian mortgage lending corporation

Banks & Financial Institutions
Representing a major Russian mortgage lending corporation in connection with its debut Regulation S issue of loan participation notes.

A major international bank

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advising a major international bank on issuance and placement of CLNs with bonus and default options for structuring the repayment of nominal amount and increased coupons among Russian corporate and individual clients.

An international FMCG company

FMCG
Advising an international FMCG company on developing bespoke documentation for hedging currency exposure of its Russian units via cash-settled forward instruments to match the supply needs of the Russian units, including complex advising on cross-border regulatory and legal matters.