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Capital Legal Services

SADOVAYA PLAZA, 7 DOLGORUKOVSKAYA STREET, 127006 MOSCOW, RUSSIA
Tel:
Work +7 495 970 1090
Fax:
Fax +7 495 970 1091
Email:
Web:
www.cls.ru
Helsinki, Moscow, St Petersburg

Russia

Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow
Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow - ranked: tier 5

Capital Legal Services

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Commercial, corporate and M&a: St Petersburg and elsewhere
Commercial, corporate and M&a: St Petersburg and elsewhere - ranked: tier 1

Capital Legal Services

Capital Legal Services is distinguished by its ‘practical and flexible client-focused approach’, ‘taking into account all the specific circumstances of the matter’. The department is led by Dmitry Churin, who ‘is deeply involved in all aspects’ and ‘sets out recommendations to include all the fine points in a very organised, clear and convincing manner’. Highlights included advising Perm Concession Company on corporate issues and shareholders agreements concerning a major transportation project in Perm. Pavel Karpunin has extensive expertise in investments and acquisitions made by foreign entities. Managing partner Vladislav Zabrodin is also of note.

Next Generation Partners

Dmitry Churin - Capital Legal Services

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Dispute resolution: Litigation
Dispute resolution: Litigation - ranked: tier 5

Capital Legal Services

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PPP and infrastructure projects
PPP and infrastructure projects - ranked: tier 2

Capital Legal Services

The ‘highly creative and responsive’ team at Capital Legal Services provides 'value for money' and is particularly active in regional transport and healthcare projects where it demonstrates ‘in-depth expertise of Russian law and industry practices’. Project finance expert Pavel Karpunin advises the Sibirskaya Concession on a concession agreement for the construction and operation of a toll bridge across the Ob River in Novosibirsk. He also advised the City of St Petersburg on the first healthcare PPP agreement for the construction of a hospital and rehabilitation facility. Dmitry Raev ‘demonstrates the perfect combination of creativity and outstanding quality of expertise with a hands-on approach’ and works alongside Karpunin in handling large-scale investment and infrastructure projects.

Leading individuals

Pavel Karpunin - Capital Legal Services

Next Generation Partners

Dmitry Raev - Capital Legal Services

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Private client
Private client - ranked: tier 3

Capital Legal Services

Capital Legal Services' ' results-driven team' has 'a rigorous approach and in-depth knowledge' of private wealth matters, the creation of personal holding structures using trusts, asset protection and immigration issues. 'Responsive and client-oriented' Anastasia Kuzmina is 'very experienced in tax and private wealth'; she is handling a number of cases involving corporate restructuring, protection of assets and tax compliance for high-net-worth clients. St Petersburg–based Vladislav Zabrodin advises on tax compliance and residency matters in multiple jurisdictions.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 4

Capital Legal Services

Jointly headed by Elena Stepanova and Vladislav Zabrodin, Capital Legal Services’ ‘highly qualified and trustworthy specialists’ provide ‘great advice in a timely manner’ and ‘offer the most effective, up-to-date solutions to clients’ problems’. The firm supported retail company Leroy Merlin during the $200m acquisition of multiple shopping locations from Kesko. Associate Alexander Rumyantsev is also highly recommended.

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