Mr Glenn Kolleeny > Dentons > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

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Corporate/M&A practice


Glenn Kolleeny is a senior partner resident in Dentons Moscow office. He has been resident in Russia since 1999, but also works actively in the other states of the former Soviet Union, particularly Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Georgia. Glenn concentrates on mergers and acquisitions, trade and commodities finance, private equity and venture capital. Glenn has been recognized as a leading corporate and M&A specialist in Russia. Glenn was described by Legal 500 as a lawyer who “makes transactions happen” according to his clients. In 2013, Glenn was among the first non-Russian lawyers to qualify as a Russian Advokat.

Glenn has completed more than US$6 billion of M&A transactions in the past 10 years. His clients include financial institutions, private equity funds, international and Russian multinational corporations.


Partner – Dentons (formerly Salans), Moscow (2012 to date); Partner – Salans, St. Petersburg (2005 – 2012); Managing Partner – Salans, St. Petersburg (2000-2004); Partner – Salans, New York (1998-2000); Of Counsel – Baker & Botts, New York and Moscow (1996-1998); General Counsel – AIOC Corporation, New York, Moscow, and Beijing (1992-1996); General Counsel, North America – Amsterdam-Rotterdam Bank N.V. (1989-1992); Counsel – Dresdner Bank AG, Frankfurt and New York (1986-1989)


English, French, Russian


Columbia University, 1982, JD; Pushkin Institute, Moscow, 1978; University of Oxford, 1977, (University College); Columbia College, 1976, BA; University of Grenoble, 1976