Russia is a dynamic market offering many and varied opportunities to our clients - both within Russia itself and within the CIS. Working with leading local law firms, experienced in and committed to the particular needs of this region, we can provide clients with legal advice and advisers who are able to assist them in navigating the challenges of working in a fast moving environment.

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Key experience

Our key experience includes advising:

JP Morgan Cazenove and Rothschild, financial advisers to Highland Gold Mining, on a US$400 million equity subscription by Millhouse LLC, a Moscow-based asset management company.

Deutsche Bank, London on the consolidation by an existing investor of their 75% majority stake in The Seventh Continent, a Russian supermarket chain.

Mtkvari Energy LLC (a subsidiary of the Russian power generator, Inter Rao) on a substantial negligence claim against a multinational engineering conglomerate arising out of an explosion at a Tbilisi power plant, in proceedings in the Berlin Regional Court.

Recent Work