M&A and investment projects:
- Advised VTB Capital in connection with acquisition of a stake in a Russian broadcasting company (i.e. drafted and negotiated the shareholders’ agreement and the charter, reviewed and negotiated the pledge of shares agreement and other transaction documents);
- Advised RUSNANO in connection with its investment projects (i.e. supervised, the due diligence drafted and negotiated investment, shareholders’ agreements, various pledge agreements);
- Advised Baring Vostok in connection with acquisition of shares of a Russian bank (i.e. drafted and negotiated the shares’ sale and purchase and shares’ pledge agreements);
- Advised Trinity Development Group in connection with its joint venture with a Russian construction holding (drafted and negotiated shareholders’, pledge and loan agreements and guarantees);
- Advised Mint Capital in connection with the sale of participatory interests in a Russian LLC (i.e. reviewed and negotiated the sale and purchase agreement).
Finance and banking:
- Advised Czech Export Bank in connection with granting an EUR 141 million facility to a Russian manufacturer (i.e. drafted and negotiated mortgage and pledge agreements);
- Advised Darby Private Equity in connection with mezzanine financing of a Russian manufacturer (i.e. supervised the due diligence, drafted and negotiated pledge agreements);
- Advised GE Money Bank in connection with assignments of the rights of the claim under consumer loan agreements (i.e. prepared legal opinions).
Regulatory and commercial:
- Advised Abbott Nutrition (Russia) in connection with its business operations in Russia (i.e. worked out model distribution, marketing services and other agreements);
- Advised Columbia Sportswear on regulatory compliance in connection with import of its products in Russia;
- Advised an international provider of design, production and support of innovative solutions services in aerospace on anti-corruption compliance under Russian law;
- Advised a Russian subsidiary of BioMarin in connection with clinical trials and interaction with healthcare professionals in Russia.
Counsel, Corporate and Commercial