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

L'Oreal

FMCG
Fashion & Beauty
Advised L’Oreal on techniques for adding royalties and assists (due to a related party) to the customs value of imported goods (the amount of royalties is not known at the time of importation).

Nokia Networks, Huawei

TMT (Telecommunications, Media and Technology)
Advised Nokia Networks and Huawei on structuring cross-border and domestic transactions and supply of telecommunications equipment and software to ensure compliance with the customs and tax regimes. During the customs audit, Huawei proved that the cost of telecommunications software is not included in the customs value provided that certain conditions are met.