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Vitaly Mozharowski

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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

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Real Estate & Construction, Energy & Natural Resources


Vitaly Mozharowski is a Partner and the Head of Real Estate & Construction practice. He has over 25 years’ experience and focuses on full scale legal support for Greenfield and Brownfield investment projects, financing and collaterals, infrastructure, construction and permission issues, land law and zoning, natural resources and environmental matters.

Vitaly has extensive experience of handling structuring and implementation of commercial and industrial real property transactions, dealing with local authorities and privatisation, acquisitions, leases, mortgages, easements, etc. His professional team is regarded as being capable of delivering effective solutions and clear advice in both routine / standardized matters and ‘rocket science technology’ projects like unique facilities, projects or lawmaking.


Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP retains a strong client base in the energy, mining and oil and gas sectors, counting Sibur and Uralkali as clients. The practice is assisting with project finance, development and regulatory matters concerning the Russian section of the $20bn South TurkStream Offshore Pipeline project from Russia to Turkey. In other work, Matvey Kaploukhiy advised Siberian Generating Company on acquiring 78% of the shares in Sibeco, and Vitaly Mozharowski is assisting Akkuyu NPP with transactional matters regarding a greenfield nuclear power project in Akkuyu, Turkey. Anton Sitnikov focuses on M&A and joint venture deals.

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PPP and infrastructure projects

Within: PPP and infrastructure projects

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP has notable expertise in the infrastructure sector where it is involved in significant domestic projects including the $1bn reconstruction of Sheremetyevo International Airport. In other highlights, real estate and construction specialist Vitaly Mozharowski is advising on the construction of landfall facilities and the laying of the Russian part of the gas pipeline as part of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline system project. Oleg Khokhlov is assisting the Far East Development Fund with project financing for the construction of a new passenger terminal and airport infrastructure in Khabarovsk.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Vitaly Mozharowski - Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP

Within: Real estate and construction

Standing out for its ‘unique combination of professionalism, hard work and client-oriented, practical approach’, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP’s practice is headed by Vitaly Mozharowski, who has ‘vast experience and cutting-edge knowledge of real estate’. Also highly recommended are Rustam Aliev, ‘a fantastic lawyer and a strong, results-driven expert’, and Yuri Chernobrivtsev who ‘provides insightful advice and strategic directions’. The team advised an industrial park developer on the sale of part of the Sever-2 logistics park and assisted eBay with the lease of its national headquarters in the White Square Business Centre in Moscow. Other notable clients include X5 Retail Group and Sheremetyevo International Airport.

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Within: Transport

The transport department at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP is headed by Vitaly Mozharowski. Highlights included providing legal support to the Sheremetyevo International Airport during its $1bn reconstruction, as well as advising the International Investment Bank on the acquisition of multiple passenger and special purpose aviation assets.

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