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Pepeliaev Group

KRANSNOPRESNENSKAYA NAB 12, ENTRANCE 7, 15TH FLOOR, WORLD TRADE CENTRE-II, 123610 MOSCOW, RUSSIA
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Work +7 495 967 0007
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Fax +7 495 967 0008
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www.pgplaw.ru
Moscow, St Petersburg

Vladimir Sokov

Tel:
Work +7 495 967 0007
Email:
Pepeliaev Group

Work Department

Corporate Division

Position

Senior Partner, Head of Corporate Division

Career

What he specialises in

Vladimir specialises in corporate law. During his 15-year professional career, Vladimir has handled major M&A projects, and has successfully been involved in various court proceedings acting for well-known international and Russian companies.

He has significant experience in providing legal advice in real estate, antimonopoly regulation, medicine and healthcare.

His main achievements

At Pepeliaev Group, Vladimir is responsible for the general management of the corporate division and he actively participates in large-scale antimonopoly projects and restructurings as well as in major transactions.

Under his direct supervision, the following major projects have been successfully completed:

  • advising a major pharmaceutical company on various aspects of Russian law connected with an international joint venture being established further to a merger of the Russian subsidiaries of two companies;
  • advising a major automotive manufacturer in relation to a global reorganisation involving the manufacturer’s foreign distribution companies; and
  • providing legal support to a client during the acquisition of a company operating and managing non-residential estate.

Vladimir contributes substantially to the legislative drafting work in which Pepeliaev Group is engaged.

Vladimir has authored articles on legal issues which are regularly published in such newspapers as Vedomosti, The Moscow Times, Rossiyskaya Gazeta, the Mergers and Acquisitions journal, and others.

Languages

Russian, English

Member

  • Vladimir is a member of the Russian Bar Association
  • He is an accredited member of the Association of European Businesses in Russia and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Education

Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas
(National Research University)


Russia

Competition

Within: Competition

Pepeliaev Groupprocesses all inquiries within a reasonable timeframe’. Vladimir Sokov leads the practice, which includes ‘highly qualifiedElena Sokolovskaya, noted for her advice on anti-monopoly and advertising legislation.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Pepeliaev Group’s ‘professional and business-oriented’ team is advising Leroy Merlin on purchasing land plots for the construction of retail centres. Natalia Stenina, Alexey Konevsky, and Nigina Rabieva head the practice, and Vladimir Sokov is noted for corporate and regulatory matters.

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