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4-6 STAPLE INN BUILDINGS, LONDON, WC1V 7QH, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7242 0484
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Fax 020 7900 1504
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www.cislondon.com
London, Moscow

Svetlana London

Tel:
Work +44 20 7242 0484
Email:
Web:
cislondon.com
CIS London & Partners LLP

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Svetlana is a dual qualified Russian Advocate and English solicitor. She is the Managing Partner of the firm and practices Russian law at CIS LONDON. Svetlana specialises in advising clients on a range Russian legal issues and cross-border transactions with a Russian element. Over the years, she has been selected as a Russian law expert and as a legal advisor for several High Court of Justice cases.

Languages

Russian, English

Member

Svetlana is a member of the Moscow Regional Bar (register No. 50/6665 at the Moscow Region Register of Advocates). Svetlana also is an Associate member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a member of The LCIA Users' Councils and a member of STEP’s International Client group.

Education

Svetlana has graduated as a Russian qualified lawyer from the Lomonosov Moscow State University in 2006. In addition, Svetlana has obtained a Graduate Diploma in Law and passed the Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School in the UK. Svetlana’s legal education also includes the Regensburg University summer law school and Pacific/McGeorge School of Law international law course at the University of Salzburg, Austria.Svetlana has qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 2012.


London: Foreign firms

European firms in London: Russia

Within: Leading individuals

Svetlana London - CIS London & Partners LLP

Within: European firms in London: Russia

CIS London & Partners LLP 'provides very detailed analyses'. The London office offers specialised advice to international and domestic companies, financial institutions, small and medium-sized enterprises, and high-net-worth  individuals on cross-border projects with a Russian or CIS element. Representative work includes M&As, joint ventures, multi-jurisdictional disputes, and compliance and regulatory issues. Svetlana London is the firm's managing partner and senior associate Valeria Ivasikh's practice includes  IP, corporate governance and venture deals.

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