The commercial legal markets of Central & Eastern Europe didn’t appear automatically. They didn’t develop in a vacuum. They were formed, shaped, and led, by lawyers – visionary, hard-working, commercially-minded, and client-focused individuals pulling the development of CEE’s legal markets along behind them as they labored relentlessly for their clients, their careers, their futures.
Goltsblat BLP has advised Sberbank Investments in its capacity as restructuring agent on the restructuring of the Genser group's debt portfolio. Sberbank, VTB, Sviaz-Bank, Bank Soyuz, Credit Bank of Moscow, and Rossiysky Capital were involved in the restructuring, with Sberbank Investments as the advisor.
DLA Piper has advised Service-Telecom, a participant in the telecoms tower infrastructure market in the Moscow Region, on the acquisition of a 100% stake in Link Development, a prominent telecoms tower company in Northwest Russia. Dentons advised the unidentified sellers on the deal.
Clifford Chance Moscow has advised 11 international banks on a USD 850 million pre-export financing for Uralkali, one of the world’s largest potash producers. CMS advised Uralkali on the financing.
DLA Piper has advised the FiveTen Group on its sale of Antal Russia, one of the largest recruitment companies in Russia and other CIS countries, back to the Antal International Group.
4th and 5th of October 2017 in Casablanca, Morocco