C o r p o r a t e   a n d   M & A  

During the creation and growth of a business, it is crucial to design and develop a corporate structure that will optimise management, ensure effective control, and protect the company from hostile takeovers.

With experience in corporate law and its practical application, knowledge of the standards of international corporate governance, and an excellent track record of successful projects, GRATA International's specialists have the ability to provide an array of legal services in the field of corporate law.

tracts, legal support until conclusion of the contract, risk assessment at the conclusion of the contract, representing interests of a company in transactions, and support in case of any dispute connected with the failure to comply with contractual terms by one of the parties.

Our services in the domain of corporate law include:

  • Advising on Corporate and M&A;
  • Structuring and support of M&A; preparing the share transfer agreements;
  • Obtaining regulatory approvals in M&A;
  • Creating joint ventures; preparing shareholders’ agreements;
  • Legal due diligence; background checks;
  • Corporate dispute resolution;
  • Incorporation of companies, branches and representative offices;
  • Reorganization, transformation, and liquidation of companies branches and representative offices;
  • Changing CEOs, charter capital increase/decrease, registered address change, and other corporate procedures;
  • Preparing constituent Documents, regulations, rules, and other internal documents;
  • Advising on corporate governance; corporate secretary service;
  • Obtaining business identification numbers, individual identification numbers;
  • Opening bank accounts, obtaining digital signature.
Azerbaijan
Legal 500, Tier 3, 2020
Legal 500, Tier 3, 2020
Placed in Tier 3 for its expertise in legal matters related to corporate law
Belarus
Chambers & Partners, Band 3, 2019
Chambers & Partners, Band 3, 2019
Ranked Lawyer - Dmitry Viltovsky. His practice spans corporate and M&A transactions, and he is also active assisting international clients with issues related to market entry. Market sources describe him as a "very open and communicative person".
Georgia
Legal 500, Tier 3, 2019
Legal 500, Tier 3, 2019
'Always a pleasure to work with these professionals'. 'Deep knowledge of the peculiarities of corporate and commercial law'. 'Highly knowledgeable'.
Kazakhstan
Legal 500, Tier 1, 2020
Legal 500, Tier 1, 2020
The researchers gave special attention to the team's expertise in handling M&A projects for major international banks, investment firms and oil&gas corporations.
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2020
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2020
"They'll give us workable advice that we can take to negotiations". "Responsive and very thorough".
Legal 500, Tier 2, 2019
Legal 500, Tier 2, 2019
GRATA International advises on large-scale M&A transactions and has a strong record in the Oil and Gas sector. As a recent example, the team assisted Total with its acquisition of Maersk Oil.
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2017-2019
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2017-2019
"The firm has an intimate understanding of the local environment and issues that arise. They regularly act for international clients and are well versed in undertaking cross-border transactions."
Kyrgyzstan
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2020
Chambers & Partners, Band 2, 2020
"They'll give us workable advice that we can take to negotiations". "Responsive and very thorough".
Mongolia
IFLR 1000, Tier 3, 2019
IFLR 1000, Tier 3, 2019
Uzbekistan
IFLR 1000, Tier 1, 2017-2019
IFLR 1000, Tier 1, 2017-2019
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