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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

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Kiev, London, Minsk, Moscow, St Petersburg, Washington DC

Roman Malovitsky

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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Work Department

Banking & Finance and Capital Markets




Roman specialises in banking, M&A, joint ventures, general corporate law, corporate governance, merger control, foreign investments, and insolvency/restructuring.

Prior to joining EPAM team in 2008, he has held a number of in-house roles in different banks and development companies.


Russian, English, French, Italian


Roman is a member of the Saint-Petersburg Bar Association since 2008.

He is a member of Commission on Banks and Banking Operations at the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP); member of Committee on Business Finance and Credit Guarantee at Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia), an all-Russia public organization.


Roman graduated from the Law School of St. Petersburg State University in 1999.


Banking and finance: Borrower side

Within: Banking and finance: Borrower side

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is ‘a legal powerhouse’ with ‘vast in-house resources and expertise in the banking and finance sphere’. ‘Consummate professional and well-regarded banking expert’ Dmitriy Glazounov leads a team of ‘well-qualified lawyers who can handle complex multi-jurisdictional projects’, which includes Arkady Krasnikhin, who focuses on acquisition and project finance mandates and Roman Malovitsky, has ‘a deep understanding of the clients’ needs and the right steps to take in order to achieve the best result’. Associates Oleg Ushakov is a ‘rising star’ and a ‘knowledgeable, creative and business-minded practitioner’, while Vladimir Goglachev provides ‘accurate and effective advice’. The practice has notable expertise in syndicated and bilateral loans, acquisition funding, project finance matters and structured financing. Active clients include BaikalInvestBank.

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Banking and finance: Lender or arranger side

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Roman Malovitsky - Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Within: Banking and finance: Lender or arranger side

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners' lawyers are ‘extremely knowledgeable of not only the current legislation but also aware of legislative developments and changes in the market’. Led by Dmitriy Glazounov, the practice distinguishes itself from competitors through its ‘proactive and innovative approach’ and is ‘one of the best equipped teams to handle complex cross-border matters’, according to one client. The group handles the full spectrum of financial transactions and is notably active in debt restructuring, mezzanine and syndicated loans. Other figures include corporate finance expert Arkady Krasnikhin, Roman Malovitsky and Oleg Ushakov.

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