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Project finance and Public-Private Partnership (PPP), Infrastructure investments, Contract law, Corporate law.
Rimma Leshcheva holds the position of Senior Associate in Capital Legal Services and is a member of the team supporting project finance and public-private partnerships. Recent experience: legal advice to the winner of the tender for the construction and operation of the central part of Western High-Speed Diameter in St. Peterburg based on PPP scheme on various issues related to implementation of the project; drafting tender documentation and concession agreement for construction of a toll road in accordance with Federal Law “On concession agreements”, legal advice to organizer of the tender for the construction of the toll road; legal advice to the city of St. Petersburg on development of concept of paid parking on roads of St. Petersburg;legal advice to a European producer of isolation materials on issues related to setting up a plant in Russia, including acquisition and reconstruction of production facilities and land and signing an investment agreement with the government; legal advice to an American producer of sound equipment on issues related to establishing a distribution network in Russia; legal advice to a European producer of clothing and shoes on issues related to establishing distant sales of their product in Russia via a web-site; legal advice to a consortium composed of a Russian company and a European company participating in a tender for creation, reconstruction and operation on a PPP basis of the Northern St. Petersburg Water Treatment Plant;legal support for the project on construction of schools and preschool institutions in St. Petersburg on the basis of a public-private partnership;legal support for the preparation and inter departmental commission approval of a project concept for construction of a rowing complex and redevelopment of an untended park in St. Petersburg; participation in supporting the project on reconstruction of Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg on the basis of a public-private partnership; drafting tender documentation and PPP agreement for the Light Railway project in St. Petersburg; advice to a company interested in constructing a household waste recycling plant in St. Petersburg on possible ways of implementing the project.
Prior to joining Capital Legal Services in 2009, Rimma worked in Beiten Burkhardt, an international law firm.
Law School at St. Petersburg State University of Civil Aviation (2007, degree with highest honors); Law School at St. Petersburg State University, Department of International Law (2009, master’s degree).