Legal services

Disputes settlement, proceedings at state courts, arbitration courts, cross-border/ cross-jurisdictional disputes

  • Claims settlement;
  • Clients representation in state arbitrazh courts, courts of general jurisdiction, arbitration courts;
  • Negotiations on disputes settlement and reconciliation procedures;
  • Debt recovery;
  • Enforcement of foreign arbitration and court judgments in Russia;
  • Enforcement of Russian arbitration and court judgments in Russia and abroad;
  • Representing company owners and advising them on various legal issues, related to cross-border disputes and investment projects abroad.

Contract Law

  • Drafting and analysis of commercial contracts, negotiations on conclusion of contracts;
  • Preparation of supporting documentation to contracts (acceptance acts, agreements on prolongation, termination of contracts);
  • Negotiations with counterparties, assessment of risks related to contract execution, pre-trial settlement of disputes arising from contract.

Due Diligence, acquiring and restructuring of assets

This practice includes legal services in the following areas:

  • Comprehensive due diligence of medium-size and large companies;
  • Corporate restructuring, including optimization of corporate structure;
  • Establishing of joint venture;
  • Due diligence of land property.

Real Estate

  • Legal support of transactions with land lots and other real property objects;
  • Due diligence of land lots;
  • Identification of legal risks, recommendations regarding minimization of risks;
  • Comprehensive protection of rights of the owner of a real estate object; litigation support in disputes regarding rights, defending “deceived co-investors”;
  • Litigation support during disputes in courts with state authorities regarding securing land rights.

Family and Labor Law

  • Representation with regard to marriage dissolution (divorce) and division of property;
  • Representation of interests and drafting marriage contracts;
  • Determining child’s (children’s) place of residence, as well rights of access of parents, living separately from children;
  • Judicial and extrajudicial settlement of labor disputes.
  • Legal support of investment projects
  • Representation of clients’ interests in the relations with the state and local authorities;
  • Representation of investor’s interests, structuring of business in various jurisdictions

Insolvency. Bankruptcy

  • Preparation and submission of bankruptcy petition;
  • Entering the list of creditors of a debtor;
  • Disputing claims of dishonest creditors;
  • Participation in creditor’s meetings/committees;
  • Representing clients in court proceedings concerning bankruptcy.

Customs law

  • Representation of client’s interests with the customs authorities;
  • Appeal of acts and actions by officials of the customs authorities;
  • Assistance at cases on administrative offences, initiated in connection with violations of customs law
  • Inheritance law
  • Inheritance disputes prospects assessment, preparation of legal opinions concerning inheritance cases, including cases involving a foreign element;
  • Representing clients in the courts of all levels