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Arzinger & Partners’ group provides ‘sharp and valuable advice’, and is ‘highly committed to its clients’. Sergey Mashonsky advises on banking and investment matters, Dmitry Viltovsky handles capital markets matters, and Alexander Korsak is recommended for financings. Highlights included advising China Merchant’s Group on a credit facility of $120m provided by China Development Bank.
VMP Vlasova Mikhel & Partners’ recent highlights include acting for Alfa-Bank on a $190m syndicated loan facility to Belagroprombank and advising the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on its $50m financing of Belinvestbank. Tatiana Emelianova heads the practice.
The ‘reliable, authoritative and rapid’ team at ‘Aleinikov & Partners’ law firm is headed by Dmitry Matveyev, who recently acted for PromSvyazBank on the financing of the Mozyr oil refinery project. The group is noted for its loans expertise.
At Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, managing partner Dennis Turovets has been advising the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on senior loan facilities totalling €90m provided to the Belarusian subsidiary of Kronospan, and is also advising the client on a €26m financing for the construction of a railway vehicle manufacturing plant. Anna Rusetskaya is the other key figure in the practice, which has broad experience of financing work.
At REVERA, Dmitry Arkhipenko recently acted for the EBRD on providing a €5m credit facility to Mebelain. Uliana Karpekina is ‘involved, responsive and always on top of everything’.
Sorainen’s practice head Kiryl Apanasevich recently acted for the International Finance Corporation (IFC) on its €15m loan to the Alutech group of companies. Senior associate Ann Laevskaya has notable experience handling banking matters across Europe, Russia, China and the Middle East.
Sysouev, Bondar, Khrapoutski provides ‘highly qualified legal help’ to its diverse client base and has ‘huge experience across a broad spectrum of successful projects’. Alexander Bondar and Alexandre Khrapoutski are the key figures, advising on bank restructuring, securities issuance and project financing, among other matters.
Borovtsov & Salei’s key figures are Alexander Botian, who is regarded as ‘a professional and experienced adviser’, and practice head Vassili Salei, who recently advised the IFC on a secured loan to a construction company.
Cobalt’s ‘high-quality’ team recently advised Silvan on securing a loan from the Belarusian branch of Alfa-Bank. Darya Zhuk heads the department.