Recent Deals

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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

Investors of a large office centre

Advised the investors of a large office centre on restructuring of an up to USD 140 m facility from Sberbank for 70 000 sq. m office centre construction.

VEB.RF

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised VEB.RF on restructuring the debt of Ford/Sollers JV companies provided for the purposes of modernising production facilities in Naberezhnye Chelny, Elabuga and Vsevolzhsk and building an engine production plant. The project included a full update of the security package in various jurisdictions.

Genser Group

Automotive
Advising Genser Group and their restructuring agent Sberbank Investment on complex restructuring of all external financial indebtedness of the Genser Group provided by the following banks: Sberbank, VTB, Promsvyazbank, Svyazbank, Bank Soyuz, Moscow Credit Bank, Bank Rossiyskiy Capital and Belgorodsotsbank.

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on its finance projects in Russia, including restructuring a USD 30 m convertible loan to a major international software vendor.

A major state bank

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised a major state bank on RUB 50 bn financing provided to a JV producing cars for the purposes of production facilities modernisation.

The largest international developer

Real Estate Development / Construction & Property Development
Advised the largest international developer the client on restructuring a facility provided for financing the Client’s key warehouse complex in the Moscow Region, including related amendments to the security documents.

Sheremetyevo International Airport

Transportation & Logistics
Advised Sheremetyevo International Airport (Moscow) on restructuring USD 222 m syndicated facility for terminal reconstruction purposes, covering: financing, loan collateral, antimonopoly regulation, public tenders, construction, lease and infrastructure.

A major Russian shoe manufacturer

FMCG
Retail
Advised a major Russian shoe manufacturer on restructuring of a USD 130 m secured corporate debt, including preparation of an ad hoc inter-creditor agreement under Russian law and its negotiation with the banks and financial advisers of the borrower group.

The investors of a large office centre

Advised the investors of a large office centre on restructuring of an up to USD 140 m facility from Sberbank for 70 000 sq. m office centre construction.