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Andrey Novakovskiy

Tel:
Work +7 (495) 937 80 00
Email:
LP Law Firm

Work Department

Corporate and Banking law, Capital Markets, Project finance, PPP, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Foreign Investment. He is an expert on Privatisation, Corporatisation and Corporate Consolidation.

Position

Andrey Novakovskiy is widely recognized as an expert in Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Litigation, Project Finance, and Development.

Andrey has advised the Federal Financial Markets Service of Russia on drafting new legislation regulating disclosure on the securities market and has provided advice on PPP projects, foreign investment and investment by Russian companies. He participated in developing an investment guarantee mechanism in the interests of RAO Unified Energy Systems of Russia.

Main clients of Andrey are Sberbank of Russia, Autodor, Russian Direct Investment Fund, Leader Management Company, and Renaissance Broker.

Career

Andrey Novakovskiy, Partner and one of the founders of Liniya Prava Law Firm has more than twenty years of experience in the field of law, successfully implementing highly complex projects to raise capital on local and international stock markets, including the first IPOs by Russian companies abroad, drafting new legislation regulating disclosure on the securities market, and has provided advice on various PPP projects, foreign and national investment.

Languages

Russian, English

Member

  • Deputy head of the Listing and Primary Market Committee of MICEX,
  • Member of the Advisory Panel for Competition Protection on Financial Services Market (banking services and securities market section) of the Federal Antimonopoly Service,
  • Member of the Advisory Panel of the Federal Agency for State Property Management,
  • Member of the Working Group for Establishment of an International Financial Center,
  • Member of the Expert Council of the Central Bank of Russian Federation on Information Transparency,
  • Member of Concession Projects Council of the National Securities Market Association,
  • Member of PPP Committee of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
  • Member of the National Association of Concessionaires and Long Term Infrastructure Investors,
  • Expert of the PPP Development Center,
  • Member of the Legal Regulation working group of Digital Economy Regulation Center (Skolkovo).

Education

Andrey graduated from the faculty of law of Lomonosov Moscow State University in 1994.


Russia

Banking and finance: Borrower side

Within: Banking and finance: Borrower side

Counting Citibank, Credit Suisse and Bank of Moscow among its recent clients, LP Law Firm’s team is experienced in advising on restructuring, refinancing and the Russian law aspects and operational activities. Andrey Novakovskiy is the main contact, while Vadim Konyushkevich has experience assisting Asian lenders with project financing transactions. Other key clients include China Development Bank and Mizuho Bank. Oleg Bychkov left for EMPP Law Firm in April 2018.

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Banking and finance: Lender or arranger side

Within: Banking and finance: Lender or arranger side

LP Law Firm's team is experienced in advising on restructuring, refinancing and the Russian law aspects and operational activities of banking and credit institutions. Andrey Novakovskiy is the main contact; Vadim Konyushkevich has notable experience assisting Asian lenders with project financing transactions. Clients include China Development Bank, Mizuho Bank, Citibank, Credit Suisse and Bank of Moscow.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

LP Law Firm supports issuers, investment banks and investors on public and private offerings and bond issuances on the Russian equity market, in addition to advising foreign issuers on securities placements. Managing partner Andrey Novakovskiy advised Obuv Rosii its IPO, which marked the first time a non-public and non-listed company becomes listed under procedures governed by domestic legislation. He also assisted Concessionary Transport Company with the placement of secured bonds. Oleg Bychkov is now with EMPP Law Firm.

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Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Andrey Novakovskiy heads the practice at LP Law Firm, which has been involved in acquisitions and joint ventures and is a firm favourite among Chinese investors looking to enter the Russian market. The firm retains strong capabilities in domestic and cross-border transactions in the TMT sector; examples include advising Mobile TeleSystems on the acquisition of a controlling stake in a major Russian event ticketing platform, and Chinese-based Wangsu Science & Technology on its acquisition of a stake in a cloud storage services provider. The practice is advising Vnukovo International Airport on an ongoing privatisation process by Renaissance Capital. Ruslan Nagaybekov and Vadim Konyushkevich are the other key figures.

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PPP and infrastructure projects

Within: PPP and infrastructure projects

LP Law Firm handles concession-based projects and PPP project financing in the transport, utilities and healthcare sectors. Andrey Novakovskiy advised on a concession agreement to develop a water supply and sanitation system in Saratov. He is also experienced in project financing through the placement of secured bonds.

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TMT

Within: TMT

With its recently established digital law practice, LP Law Firm assists TMT clients with corporate, M&A and financial issues. Andrey Novakovskiy, Ruslan Nagaybekov and Vadim Konyushkevich jointly head the department, where key clients include Mobile TeleSystems PJSC and Wangsu Science & Technology. The group provides day-to-day legal advice to global CDN service provider CDNvideo. It also advised Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology, a leading producer of video surveillance products, on matters concerning corporate restructuring in Russia.

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Transport

Within: Transport

Andrey Novakovskiy heads the department at LP Law Firm, which advised Vnukovo International Airport on the privatisation by Renaissance Capital. The team also assists the China Development Bank with a high-value aircraft financing project.

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