Marina Sorokina

Marina Sorokina

Leading lawyer of the registration Department of the grata International St. Petersburg integrated office. Specializes in procedures for creating, reorganizing and liquidating Russian companies and companies with foreign participation, as well as licensing the activities of organizations.

The main focus is the creation and accreditation of separate divisions of foreign organizations, making changes to the register of accredited branches and representative offices of foreign legal entities and termination of accreditation, deregistration in the Federal tax service and extra-budgetary funds.


Prior to joining the GRATA International St. Petersburg team, she worked as a lawyer in the corporate practice of various law firms.


Russian, English


Saint Petersburg University of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation (2011)

Practice areas:

  • Сorporate law: registration procedures,
  • support of activities of foreign companies in the territory of the Russian Federation.


  • Industry and trade,
  • Construction and infrastructure

Practice areas

Corporate and M&A

  • Support of the purchase and sale of a share in the Authorized capital, as well as the conclusion of an agreement on the granting of an option in a company with a foreign ownership interest engaged in the development of computer software.
  • Support for the reorganization of a large trading company "Saleks" LLC by splitting into two new legal entities.
  • Support of the reorganization procedure of KAMSS-Service-the official dealer of KAMAZ products, by joining.
  • Support of the procedure of reorganization of a major player in the real estate rental market of Saint Petersburg by joining.
  • Support of the procedure for registration of the issue of shares, as well as registration of the Joint-Stock company "Genesis", appeal against an illegal decision made by the registration authority to refuse state registration.
  • Organization of procedures for the establishment of subsidiaries of large Danish design company “Kvorning Design" in the Russian Federation.
  • Registration as a taxpayer of a large Danish company in the territory of the Russian Federation without opening a branch, further opening and accreditation of a branch of the specified company, registration in the extra-budgetary funds of St. Petersburg.
  • Support of the accreditation procedure of the representative office of the international trading company “Prime ML International Trading Company " in the Russian Federation.
  • Support of the accreditation procedure of the branch of the Danish forwarding company "Valdetron Denmark ApS".