DLA Piper Vienna has opened a Russia Desk, headed by new Senior Associate Ekaterina Larens Matveychuk.
According to DLA Piper, “the newly founded Russia Desk will expand the firm’s legal offering to clients from the CIS region. It is led by Ekaterina Larens Matveychuk, who brings her comprehensive experience in structuring and advising on M&A transactions and joint venture deals into her new position. Among her industry focus areas are manufacturing, energy, real estate, pharma, PPP, and IT as well as Blockchain. After her legal studies at the Moscow State University, Ekaterina Larens Matveychuk has been working as Senior Associate at the Clifford Chance Moscow office in the Corporate practice.”
Also joining the Vienna office is Senior Associate Jolita Hoxholli, who will be a part of the Finance, Projects & Restructuring Practice.
”With the appointment of Ekaterina Larens und Jolita Hoxholli we will further expand our expertise in the CIS and SEE regions and refine our already strong offering in these emerging markets to meet our clients’ needs,” commented Austria Managing Partner David Christian Bauer. “I am delighted to welcome the two new colleagues at DLA Piper and I am looking forward to our good cooperation.”