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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

GENEVA HOUSE, 7 PETROVKA STREET, 107031 MOSCOW, RUSSIA
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Vladimir Kouznetsov

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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Work Department

Partner; Cross-Border Transactions

Position

Based in the firm’s Moscow office since 2006, Vladimir Kouznetsov concentrates his practice on cross-border transactions, with a focus on CIS countries. His practice involves structuring, negotiating and documenting cross-border mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate finance transactions. Mr. Kouznetsov has worked on a variety of transactions throughout the world and has been involved in deals in a range of industries, including telecommunications, oil and gas, power, industrial, mining, high technologies and real estate. To learn more about Mr. Kouznetsov, please visit his full profile: http://www.akingump.com/en/lawyers-advisors/vladimir-v-kouznetsov.html

Career

He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar

Languages

English, French and Russian

Education

B.A., Wittenberg University, 1993 J.D., Case Western University School of Law, 1997


Russia

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Vladimir Kouznetsov and Suren Gortsunyan are the leading figures at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, which recently advised Phoenix Fires on the $282m sale of its office and retail centre to MegaFon.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP handles major transactions for its TMT clients, which include VimpelCom, Garsdale and USM. Practice head Vladimir Kouznetsov focuses on cross-border transactions across Russia and the CIS. Svetlana Volevich handles corporate matters, litigation and securities regulatory issues.

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Russia: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Moscow

Within: Moscow

At Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, managing partner Natalia Baratiants has significant experience in corporate and securities transactions; Suren Gortsunyan acts for domestic and international companies in M&A deals, joint ventures and corporate restructurings; and Vladimir Kouznetsov handles the structuring and negotiation of international transactions across the CIS region. Clients include Lukoil and UTair.

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