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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

BUSINESS CENTRE MOKHOVAYA, ULITSA VOZDVIZHENKA 4/7, STROYENIYE 2, 125009 MOSCOW, RUSSIA
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Alyona Kucher

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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Work Department

Corporate Governance, Dispute Resolution, Oil & Gas, Finance, M&A, Real Estate & Infrastructure, Banking & Insurance

Position

Alyona Kucher is a partner based in the Moscow office. Ms. Kucher has been principally involved in such areas as general corporate practice, construction (in particular, major infrastructure projects), sale/purchase, lease and operation of real estate and other immovable property, oil and gas projects and M&A.

Career

Ms. Kucher graduated from Moscow State University, Faculty of Law in 2000 and from its Faculty of Foreign Languages in 1999. She received her Ph.D. in law from Moscow State University in 2002 and currently lectures corporate and contract law in the Faculty of Law of Moscow State University. In 2004, Ms. Kucher worked in the firm's New York office and participated in a Global Fellowship Program at New York University.

Languages

English, Russian

Member

Ms. Kucher is admitted to practice law in Russia.

Education

Education Moscow State University, Faculty of Law , 2000 , J.D. Moscow State University , 2002 , Ph.D. She graduated from Moscow State University, Faculty of Law in 2000 and from its Faculty of Foreign Languages in 1999. She received her Ph.D. in law from Moscow State University in 2002 and currently lectures corporate and contract law in the Faculty of Law of Moscow State University.


Russia

Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Managing partner and M&A, securities and corporate finance specialist Alan Kartashkin at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advised Uralkali on the proposed delisting of its shares on the Moscow Exchange, and MegaFon on a $1.25bn buyback programme of its ordinary shares and GDRs. Maxim Kuleshov  assisted MegaFon with its recently completed transaction with SLV Group to merge the Svyaznoy and Euroset retail chains. Alyona Kucher handled a leading bank's acquisition of several mixed-use multi-functional offices and administrative buildings near the Moscow International Business Centre.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP’s real estate practice is headed by the ‘very knowledgeableAlyona Kucher. Highlights included advising Sberbank of Russia on the acquisition of multiple office buildings, as well as assisting Transneft with the $1bn acquisition of the Evolution Tower office building in Moscow City.

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