Nazali Legal & Tax Services has opened an office in Moscow, led by Partner Altinay Sheralieva.
According to Nazali, the office "will provide support to customers who do business in Russia or have business relations with Russia in all kinds of legal and tax issues with the principle of 'solution at one door.' In addition, [the] office will advise customers on issues that fall under the jurisdiction of Ukraine, Belarus, and Turkic Republics, where Russian is spoken."
Sheralieva led Nazali's Russian Desk, which the firm created last summer (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on September 3, 2019). Nazali describes her as "experienced in a wide range of issues, including legal due diligence, merger and acquisitions, corporate law and contracts law," and reports that "she provides legal consultancy to the Turkish companies doing business in Russian Federation and represents them in local courts." According to the firm, "she has extensive experience in construction, mining, automotive, tourism, food, FMCG, aviation industries [and] conducted multi-jurisdictional legal due diligence, merger and acquisition, restructuring projects for Turkish investors, drafted agreements within the scope of turn-key construction projects."