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."
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."
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

Westminster Property Ventures

Real Estate Development / Construction & Property Development
Advised Westminster Property Ventures on sale of the Tsentralnaya Hotel, the famous 19th century Filippov house on Tverskaya Street, to IHI plc, owners of the Malta-based Corinthia Hotels Group, and its Russian partners. The Buyer plans to renovate the building into a luxury Corinthia Hotel and branded serviced apartments for sale.


Real Estate Development / Construction & Property Development
Supported Linstow in its acquisition of a future hotel development in Moscow, including structuring entry to the project, financing, developing a system of collateral instruments, land privatisation, change of permitted use and lifting a construction ban.


Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised Eurohypo on refinancing of five Marriot and Holiday Inn hotels in Moscow, refinancing of Aurora, Legion I, Chaika and Capital Plaza business centres in Moscow.

Aareal Bank

Banks & Financial Institutions
Advised Aareal bank on refinancing of the Ritz Carlton in Moscow, refinancing of the Horus office portfolio later purchased by O1 Properties.