Firm Profile > Norton Rose Fulbright > Moscow, Russia
Norton Rose Fulbright Offices
WHITE SQUARE OFFICE CENTER
BUTYRSKY VAL STR. 10, BLDG. A,
Norton Rose Fulbright > The Legal 500 Rankings
Norton Rose Fulbright regularly acts for leading Russian and international and corporations in the oil and gas, mining and healthcare sectors. Key areas of activity include syndicated lending, real estate and asset finance, debt capital markets and restructuring. Practice head Alexander Tsakoev is noted for his expertise in structured trade and commodities finance. Others figures of note are Konstantin Konstantinov, who advises on secured financing and project finance, and counsel Ksenia Zolotova, who is a key name for financings involving export credit agencies.
Norton Rose Fulbright handles all stages of project financing, syndicated and secured lending transactions under Russian law, and is also recognised for its expertise in sanctions issues. Alexander Tsakoev advises Russian and international financial institutions on all banking transactions, with a particular speciality in structured trade and commodities finance, including pre-export and pre-payment financings. Also of note are Konstantin Konstantinov and Ksenia Zolotova.
Energy and natural resources Tier 1
Norton Rose Fulbright combines its ‘outstanding knowledge in the oil and gas industry’ with ‘expertise in mining and subsoil matters’, and is regularly instructed on large-scale financing, M&A transactions and joint ventures. Key figures Julian Traill and Anatoly Andriash are ‘very experienced in Russian M&A deals in the energy sector’ and advise on joint ventures and project financing. Alexander Tsakoev specialises in financial transactions and oil supply and trading arrangements and Vera Shaftan is recommended for corporate matters. Konstantin Konstantinov and senior associates Daria Litvinova and Oksana Gorshkolepova joined the team from Chadbourne & Parke.
Norton Rose Fulbright’s commercial practice is comprised of ‘highly skilled, internationally qualified partners’, who are ‘excellent at handling complex cross-border M&A transactions’ across a diverse range of sectors including energy, financial services, fintech, food and beverage, among others. Key figure and ‘English law expert’ Julian Traill ‘is very experienced in cross-border M&A and joint ventures in the Russian oil and gas sector’. Also of note is Konstantin Konstantinov, who handles joint ventures, project finance and secured financing deals, and Janna Smirnova, who is ‘knowledgeable in all Russian corporate and commercial matters’.
Norton Rose Fulbright is best known for handling high-value disputes in the energy and natural resources sector and for the domestic enforcement of international arbitral awards. Head of Russia and the CIS -wide dispute resolution practice, Yaroslav Klimov and senior associate Andrey Panov are representing Russian clients across a mix of sectors in significant LCIA proceedings and Stockholm-seated ICC arbitrations.
Norton Rose Fulbright is a popular choice for clients in the banking, energy, manufacturing and healthcare sectors. Department head Yaroslav Klimov leads on significant and high-value commercial disputes. Counsel Alexey Borodak has substantial court room experience and is particularly recommended for insurance-related disputes.
Real estate and construction Tier 2
Headed by Valentina Gluhovskaya, the real estate department at Norton Rose Fulbright supports clients with general and transactional advice regarding all types of real estate and construction projects. The firm has significant expertise in handling EPC contracts.
Norton Rose Fulbright > Firm Profile
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 4000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
Areas of Practice
Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through our global risk advisory group, we leverage our industry experience with our knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide our clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.
Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.
Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps coordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. For more information, see nortonrosefulbright.com
We have offices in the world’s most important business, financial and regulatory centres and are active in strategically important growth markets. Our offices are located in Amsterdam, Athens, Austin, Bahrain, Bangkok, Beijing, Brisbane, Brussels, Calgary, Canberra, Cape Town, Casablanca, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Durban, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Houston, Istanbul, Jakarta (in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia), Johannesburg, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Mexico City, Milan, Minneapolis, Monaco, Montréal, Moscow, Munich, New York, Ottawa, Paris, Perth, Piraeus, Port Moresby, Québec, Rio de Janeiro, Riyadh (in association with Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm), San Antonio, San Francisco, São Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, St Louis, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, Warsaw and Washington, DC. In Africa, we have alliances with firms in Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Zimbabwe
Number of partners (worldwide): 1,000+
Number of other fee-earners (worldwide): 2,000+
Total staff: 7,500+
Global Key Contacts
Financial institutions: James Bateson
Energy: Anne Lapierre and John Mauel
Infrastructure, mining and commodities: Nick Merritt
Transport: Harry Theochari
Technology: Nick Abrahams
Life sciences and healthcare: Stacey Martinez and Randy Sutton
|Financial institutions||James Bateson|
|Infrastructure, mining and commodities||Dirk Trautmann|
|Technology and innovation||Sean Murphy|
|Life sciences and healthcare||Huw Evans|
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United States: International Arbitration
Published: December 2019
Authors: Matthew H. Kirtland | Co Partner-in-Charge Katie Connolly Esha Kamboj Eddie Sholnick
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to International Arbitration laws and regulations that may occur in United States.
Published: September 2019
Authors: Dominic C. Belley
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Tax laws and regulations that may occur in Canada.
Published: March 2020
Authors: Elana Hahn Abigail Court The authors would like to thank Tom Sutherland, articling student, for his assistance in preparing this article.
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Securitisation laws and regulations that may occur in Canada.