Firm Profile > Sirota & Partners > Moscow, Russia

Sirota & Partners
123056 MOSCOW

Real estate and construction Tier 4

Sirota & Partners provides advice on construction projects including land acquisition and land use rights, construction contracts and disputes arising in the construction space. The team particularly demonstrates expertise in contractual arrangements including design documentation. Name partner Artem Sirota leads the team and has extensive experience advising on the public law aspects of real estate transactions and regulatory matters.

Practice head(s):

Artem Sirota


From the very beginning, Sirota & Partners provided us with legal support on a highly professional level. All requests are always addressed in a timely manner and are of high quality.

Artem Sirota is a well-known specialist in the field of real estate and construction in Moscow, and we mostly refer directly to him. He is attentive, professional and efficient.

Key clients

Deilmann Haniel GmbH

Zorlu Holding A.S.

The firm: Sirota & Partners law firm was founded in 2003 in Moscow by Artem Sirota, who had previously gained experience at international law firms. From the very beginning, the firm has focused on consulting and representing foreign investors, primarily from Germany and the rest of Europe. Feedback from the first projects showed that prominent foreign construction firms, design companies and developers operating on the Russian market approached the firm, thus establishing real estate and construction as the main focus of its practice. Following the progress of the work, sophisticated international companies and developers started to entrust their projects to the firm, building long-term relationships. For instance, it has been providing comprehensive legal support on various issues to an international holding constructing mines for a Russian potash company since 2009. One of its recent projects involves another international holding company investing in Russia’s energy sector and its Russian subsidiary operating power plants near Moscow.

Not only is the scope of its projects growing but also the firm itself. Over the years the firm has been selecting talented lawyers from the leading law schools. Today, it is a dynamic and innovative law firm that blends industry knowledge and legal sophistication. Furthermore, Sirota & Partners aspires to contribute to legal research and development in Russia by participating in discussions and conferences on the legal industry, moderating forums and talks, and publishing professional articles.

Areas of practice: Sirota & Partners‘ main focus is real estate and construction. The firm provides its clients with comprehensive representation, guiding and protecting its clients‘ interests through all their activities on the Russian market, as well as their international transactions, and produces results its clients want to achieve.

The firm’s practice of real estate and construction law involves a varied and highly complex set of activities centering on an understanding of the administrative component. It covers a broad range of areas such as land entitlement, land allocation for construction purposes, zoning and compliance, land use, structuring of acquisition transactions, environmental aspects of construction, as well as comprehensive due diligence at all stages of real estate and construction projects. It also represents the interests of its clients in disputes with regulatory authorities and complex litigation cases.

As a full-service real estate and construction law firm it offers expertise in the following areas:

Complex property acquisitions, purchase and sale of land of different categories, multi-purpose property units, leasing transactions, etc. The firm conducts assessment of the legal title of lessors/sellers on trade objects, analysis of the lease/purchase agreements, complex due diligence, risk assessment and compliance with anti-monopoly regulations as well as other relevant services.

Industrial and commercial construction projects, supporting hazardous industrial facilities, numerous issues concerning the acquisition of land plots and construction in industrial parks and special economic zones, as well as brownfield developments and compliance with environmental laws.

Complex law cases, including litigation, drafting legal opinions, and consulting on transactions.

Department Name Email Telephone
Real estate and construction Artem Sirota
Manufacturing and the environment Artem Sirota
Dispute resolution Artem Sirota
Number of lawyers : 8
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