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Capital Legal Services

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Dmitry Churin

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Capital Legal Services

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Corporate Law, M&A, Contract Law, Investment projects, Corporate secretary and corporate compliance, Tax Law


Dmitry Churin holds the position of Principal Associate in the St. Petersburg office of Capital Legal Services and is a member of the team supporting projects in corporate law and M&A.


Prior to joining Capital Legal Services in 2012, Dmitry was a senior associate in the St. Petersburg office of Castrén & Snellman, an international law firm. In over 10 years of legal practice, Dmitry has provided legal support to Russian and foreign clients in such areas as power industry, oil and gas, financial services, industrial production and commerce. Leading international corporations and private investors seek Dmitry’s trusted counsel and proven ability to succeed in complex corporate transactions involving multiple languages, diverse cultures and vast geographical distances. Dmitry has been involved in a variety of successful projects across a range of industry sectors, including energy, manufacturing, retail and leisure. Dmitry has experience in the acquisition of both separate assets and of entire businesses. He has been involved in sophisticated transactions at every stage, from due diligence through negotiations to closing along with the integration of assets into the client’s business. His corporate law experience also includes mergers and acquisitions for Hoffmann, Paroc and AmRest. His experience with corporate governance and compliance matters includes disclosure of information in accordance with the requirements of anti-trust authorities and authorities in the securities market.


Russian and English


St. Petersburg State University, Law Department, 2004; Drew University, English, 1991 – 1992; St. Petersburg State University, Foreign Languages Department, 1992.


Commercial, corporate and M&a: St Petersburg and elsewhere

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Dmitry Churin - Capital Legal Services

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a: St Petersburg and elsewhere

Capital Legal Services is distinguished by its ‘practical and flexible client-focused approach’, ‘taking into account all the specific circumstances of the matter’. The department is led by Dmitry Churin, who ‘is deeply involved in all aspects’ and ‘sets out recommendations to include all the fine points in a very organised, clear and convincing manner’. Highlights included advising Perm Concession Company on corporate issues and shareholders agreements concerning a major transportation project in Perm. Pavel Karpunin has extensive expertise in investments and acquisitions made by foreign entities. Managing partner Vladislav Zabrodin is also of note.

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