Maria Miroshnikova > Ivanyan & Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Ivanyan & Partners
119017 MOSCOW

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Russia > Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Ivanyan & Partners is ‘always available to support the client and provide in-depth high-quality legal advice’. Practice head Maria Miroshnikova led the team in advising Gazprombak on its $1bn purchase of a 19% stake in MegaFon from Telia. Elsewhere, Sergei Kushnarenko assisted a leading Russian investment group with the acquisition of a 35% stake in Yuzhnye zemli, a part of AFG National Agro Holding, one of Russia’s largest agricultural groups. The practice counts Otkritie Holding, Mechel and shareholders of Sibur Holding as clients.

Russia > Energy and natural resources

At Ivanyan & Partners, notable work included advising Sberbank and Gazprombank on a $1.6bn syndicated loan financing to Messoyakhaneftegaz, a joint venture between NK Rosneft and Gazprom Neft. Maria Miroshnikova, who is ‘a strategic corporate lawyer with an excellent understanding of energy specific issues’, advises on major M&A and capital market transactions. Yuri Arkhipov ‘provides highly detailed and valuable advice’ on oil and gas project financing.

Russia > Real estate and construction

The key strengths of Ivanyan & Partners’ real estate team is its ‘ability to deliver remarkable results under time pressure’ and its ‘good expertise in managing large projects’. The department is headed by Alexey Kozyakov and recently promoted counsel Aleksandr Milosavlevich, while Maria Miroshnikova and senior associate Vasily Papkin are also recommended.