Firm Profile > Debevoise & Plimpton LLP > Moscow, Russia
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP Offices
BUSINESS CENTRE MOKHOVAYA
ULITSA VOZDVIZHENKA 4/7, STROYENIYE 2
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP > The Legal 500 Rankings
Capital markets Tier 3
The Moscow-based office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP houses a team of Russian, US and English-qualified lawyers. Led by Alan Kartashkin and Natalia Drebezgina, the department handles capital markets transactions for large Russian blue-chip clients; it also assists with matters relating to buybacks and tender offers.
Alan Kartashkin; Natalia Drebezgina
‘The team’s advantages are the following: 24/7 support, its holistic approach, and timely and professional advice.‘
‘Natalia Drebezgina is a go-to adviser for structuring and executing capital market deals in Russia.‘
‘Alan Kartashkin has deep market knowledge and is great in communicating with board members.‘
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has a notable track record in high-end public M&A transactions; the team also specialises in corporate finance work, corporate governance issues and general commercial and contract law. The team excels in the TMT, mining and metals, utilities, oil and gas, transportation and financial services industries. Managing partner Alan Kartashkin, Natalia Drebezgina and Alyona Kucher jointly lead the department.
Alan Kartashkin; Natalia Drebezgina; Alyona Kucher
“Titan” Group of Companies
Energy and natural resources Tier 3
Debevoise & Plimpton LLPs' Moscow and London offices work as an integrated multi-disciplinary group to provide legal assistance on upstream and downstream, onshore and offshore oil and gas projects. Core areas of expertise include advising on production sharing agreements, the structuring of M&A and joint ventures for oil and gas projects, and corporate governance, capital markets and financings. Managing partner Alan Kartashkin co-heads the firm's global mining practice and counts leading Russian metals and mining companies such as Norilsk Nickel, Polyus and Uralkali among his clients. Natalia Drebezgina is also of note for M&A and capital markets transactions.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP's work for its Russian blue-chip clients highlights its broad expertise encompassing corporate finance, asset finance and structured finance matters. The team regularly acts alongside the firm's London-based team on international issues. Managing partner Alan Kartashkin leads the practice, where counsel Dmitry Karamyslov and associate Daria Serebrova are also noted. Associate Olga Panfilova attracts praise for being 'smart and quick'.
‘Debevoise’s team is very active and is always able to find practical solutions.‘
‘We really appreciate associate Olga Panfilova, who is smart and quick.‘
Employment Tier 4
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP specialises in handling employment matters in the technology and financial services sectors, with a focus on the termination of employees and remuneration schemes and policies. Regulatory lawyer Anna Maximenko is the key contact in the Moscow office; her practice spans contentious and non-contentious employment matters and data protection.
Real estate and construction Tier 4
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP’s department focuses on transactions and investments in the real estate sector. In particular, the team excels in handling contractual issues, due diligence projects and land use and development work. Alyona Kutcher leads the practice.
‘Great experience in Russia’s real estate market, coupled with deep understanding of industry trends‘
‘Alyona Kutcher is an excellent partner, who is very dedicated and experienced.‘
Sberbank of Russia
PPF Real Estate
Arena Star Group Ltd.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP > Firm Profile
|Aircraft leasing||Alan V Kartashkin|
|Aircraft leasing||Alyona N Kucher|
|Corporate||Dmitri V Nikiforov|
|Corporate||Natalia A Drebezgina|
|Corporate||Alan V Kartashkin|
|Corporate||Alyona N Kucher|
|Corporate and project finance||Dmitri V Nikiforov|
|Corporate and project finance||Alyona N Kucher|
|Mergers and acquisitions||Dmitri V Nikiforov|
|Natural resources||Dmitri V Nikiforov|
|Natural resources||Natalia A Drebezgina|
|Natural resources||Alan V Kartashkin|
|Natural resources||Alyona N Kucher|
|Real estate and land||Dmitri V Nikiforov|
|Securities||Alan V Kartashkin|
|Securities||Natalia A Drebezgina|