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AstapovLawyers Advises Bashneft on Contemplated Expansion into a New Market

August 2014

AstapovLawyers International Law Group has provided corporate tax consulting and legal advisory to the joint stock oil company Bashneft, one of the Russia's largest integrated oil companies, due to its contemplated expansion into new market in the Southeast Europe.

 

AstapovLawyers International Law Group has provided corporate tax consulting and legal advisory to the joint stock oil company Bashneft, one of the Russia's largest integrated oil companies, due to its contemplated expansion into new market in the Southeast Europe.

AstapovLawyers team advised on matters related to potential penetration to the market in the Southeast Europe. The team analyzed most suitable options for legal structure of the country in terms of legal and tax law matters arising from foreign trade between non-resident and its subsidiary in the country.

The case was handled by Oleh Malskyy, Partner, Head of Corporate and M&A, and Sergey Ovcharov, Associate.

The M&A and tax teams have been awarded as:

  • TOP 4 leading law firms in Ukraine by TOP 50 Ukrainian law firms research (Kommersant/Yuridicheskaya Practika)
  • TOP 36 largest law firms in Russia (Kommersant)
  • Tier 3 firm in M&A by Legal 500 EMEA
  • Law Firm of the Year in M&A by the Legal Awards, 2012
  • Oleh Malskyy recognized as Top-5 best lawyers in M&A: Handbook for foreign clients, 2013
  • TOP-20 leading law firms in the area of M&A by Vedomosti/Pravo.ru
  • AstapovLawyers advised on 5 out top 50 largest public M&A deal in Ukraine in 2011 (Yuredicheskaya Praktika)
  • Law Firm of the Year in M&A - by M&A Today Awards, 2014
  • Commercial law firm of the year by The ACQ Global Awards, 2014
  • Law Firm of the Year in Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) by the DealMakers Monthly Magazine
  • Winner of "The Lawyers World Annual Jurisdiction Awards 2011" in the category of M&A in Ukraine

AstapovLawyers is one of the leading law firm  in the area of energy and natural resources. The team  has successfully represented interests of key energy players including, ENEL, Energoatom, Integra Group, EMSS - Energomashspetsstal, BNK-Ukraine, Energorynok, Great East Energy, Inc. (GEEI), Solar Systems Development (SSD), Soliffen, GDF SUEZ and others.

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