Our international Russia & CIS group focuses on the flow of business between Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and other parts of Europe, in particular the UK. Recognised as a market leader, the team can advise you on investments to and from Russia and the CIS and can provide you with a comprehensive suite of legal services to support those investments, including the ability to project manage complex cross-border or multi-jurisdictional transactions.
We work closely with leading law firms in Russia and the CIS region, and have a number of offices in Central and Eastern Europe – in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Ukraine.
You will benefit from a Russia & CIS group that is widely experienced both in advising clients from Central and Eastern Europe and in doing business on an international basis. The team is made up of international lawyers, a number of whom are native Russian speakers with professional qualifications in Russian law.
We can provide you with a full service offering, with a particular focus on the following areas:
- Cross-border transactions
- Investment structures
- Dispute resolution
- IPO / fundraising
- International tax planning
- Domicile and residence
- Personal wealth structures
- Trusts, settlements and foundations
- Family governance
- Reputation management
We provide these services for a range of clients including international businesses, leading entrepreneurs, wealthy families, family offices and investors coming into Europe or seeking to expand their operations in Europe or further afield.