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.
- 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.
- 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
- 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.
- 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;