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 for contracts (acts of acceptance, contract prolongation agreements, contract termination);
  • Negotiations with counterparties, assessment of risks related to contract execution, pre-trial settlement of disputes arising from the contract.

Due Diligence, acquiring and restructuring of assets

This practice includes legal services in the following areas:

  • Comprehensive due diligence for medium and large-size companies;
  • Corporate restructuring, including corporate structure optimization;
  • Establishing joint ventures;
  • Due diligence of real estate.

Real Estate

  • Legal support for land plots and other real property transactions;
  • Due diligence of land plots;
  • Identification of legal risks, recommendations to minimize risks;
  • Comprehensive protection of real estate owner rights;
  • Litigation support in rights disputes;
  • Representing “deceived co-investors”;
  • Litigation support during disputes in courts with state authorities regarding securing land rights.

Family and Labor Law

  • Representation in a divorce and the division of property;
  • Drafting marriage contracts;
  • Custody disputes – determining child(ren)’s custodial parent, parental rights of non-custodial parent;
  • Judicial and extrajudicial settlement of labor disputes.
  • Legal support of investment projects
  • Representation of clients’ interests with the state and local authorities;
  • Representation of investor’s interests, structuring of business in various jurisdictions

Bankruptcy

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

Customs law

  • Representing client for customs authorities;
  • Appealing customs authorities rulings;
  • Administrative offences representation, regarding customs law violations

Wills and Estates Law

  • Inheritance law
  • Determining inheritance awards, legal opinions on inheritance preparation, including cases involving a foreign residents, property and benefactors;
  • Representing clients in the all courts levels;