Banking and Finance

“Banking and finance team is completely focused on the customer's needs and prompt assistance. All deadlines are always met. The team understands what we are expecting and what we are trying to achieve.”

IFLR1000 2021

Our team is highly experienced in implementing projects involving various forms of financing, including debt financing, external and intra-group loans, project financing and leveraged acquisitions.

Our specialists provide the following services:

  • Drafting loan and collateral agreements, both under Russian and foreign law, with Russian and foreign financial institutions, negotiating the documents’ content and supporting their signing
  • Structuring and implementing intragroup financing
  • Conducting legal due diligence and drafting legal opinions on potential borrowers, pledgers and guarantors
  • Advising on asset acquisition and trade finance
  • Supporting trade finance transactions and ECA-backed financing (ECAs)
  • Supporting project finance and PPP transactions
  • Advising on financing real estate projects
  • Advising on corporate restructuring and recovery
Key contacts

Nikita Butenko

Partner, Real Estate and M&A