Lidings has announced the promotion of Corporate/M&A lawyer Sergey Patrakeev from Counsel to Partner.
Patrakeev works in the firm's Pharmaceutical Industry Group and will co-chair the Corporate and Real Estate practices. Before joining Lidings Patrakeev worked at Clifford Chance, Pavia e Ansaldo, Beiten Burkhardt, and CMS Hasche Sigle, and was in-house counsel for Megafon, the second largest mobile phone operator in Russia.
Lidings' Managing Partner commented that: "We are delighted to welcome Sergey to the partnership. His outstanding reputation in the corporate practice and pharmaceuticals sector will significantly enhance our offering to the firm’s key clients and demonstrate our ambition to become counsel of choice for transactional work in Russia."