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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, high-tech, energy, industrial and real estate sectors. To learn more about Mr. Kouznetsov, please visit his full profile: http://www.akingump.com/en/lawyers-advisors/vladimir-v-kouznetsov.html

Languages

English, French and Russian

Member

He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.

Education

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


Russia

Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP's expertise in handling complex and sophisticated M&A transactions in the oil and gas and aviation space saw the team act for Lukoil in the sale of 25% indirect interest to Renaissance Oil Corporation from Marak Capital, as part of the partnership between Renaissance and Lukoil to develop the Amatitlán Oil Block in Mexico. Vladimir Kouznetsov specialises in deal structuring, cross-border M&A, joint ventures and corporate finance transactions. Managing partner Natalia Baratiants focuses on domestic and international corporate transactions. Svetlana Volevich and Alexander Shalaev are also noted. Ilya Rybalkin and Suren Gortsunyan and their corporate team left the practice to launch Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners.

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TMT

Within: Leading individuals

Vladimir Kouznetsov - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Within: TMT

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP provides transactional legal advice to TMT companies. Vladimir Kouznetsov heads the department, where key clients include Stalendor Overseas Limited and USM Holdings. Anna Semashko and Sebastian Rice, who splits his time between London and Moscow, are other key contacts.

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