Mr Konstantin Konstantinov > Norton Rose Fulbright > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Norton Rose Fulbright
125047 MOSCOW

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Russia > Banking and finance: Borrower side

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.

Russia > Banking and finance: Lender or arranger side

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.

Russia > Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

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 expertJulian 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’.

Russia > Energy and natural resources

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. Aydin Jebrailov and Levon Kocharyan retired from legal practice.

Russia > Transport

Norton Rose Fulbright advises transportation companies on their day-to-day operations, as well as on asset finance, corporate transactions and regulatory matters. The ‘very capable’ team is jointly headed by Alexander Tsakoev and Konstantin Konstantinov.