Our office in St Petersburg, specialises in advising foreign companies and investors operating in Russia’s North-West markets, as well as major Russian and foreign companies around the world.
We represent clients in international arbitration and litigation, both in Russia and abroad, offering legal support to commercial and investment projects, complex M&A deals, advice on corporate and antitrust matters, intellectual property, IT, banking and finance, taxes, real estate and construction, employment, transport and maritime law. Our lawyers also participate in a wide range of major infrastructure and PPP projects in the region.
Most of the team members are graduates and professors from one of the leading law schools in Russia – The Law School of St Petersburg State University; many of our lawyers have completed their training in top international universities.
The professionalism of our Firm’s lawyers has been recognised both locally and internationally. Our lawyers are recommended by such respected directories as Chambers, The Legal 500, Global Arbitration Review, IFLR1000, PLC Which Lawyer, Who's Who Legal and many others.
Lawyers from our St Petersburg office are members of many professional business and law associations. The Firm has corporate memberships in the world’s leading network of independent law firms Lex Mundi (exclusive member from Russia), International Bar Association (IBA), American Bar Association (ABA), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Russia), Saint Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SPb CCI), American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham), Association of European Business (АЕВ), and others.
The combination of extensive practical and academic experience and our understanding of the local market coupled with international business standards allow us to provide exceptional service to our clients, offering unique expertise in various areas of law.