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Russia & CIS

Providing innovative legal solutions to business’ challenges


Russia & CIS

Our Russia & CIS Group represents companies, funds, and private investors from the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine in various commercial and corporate matters and in a wide range of industries including biotech, high-tech, defense, real estate, and energy.

Coming from a diverse cross-cultural background, our attorneys bring experience and knowledge of Israeli and Russian law, culture, and business standards that is second to none, assisting clients in Russian, English, Ukrainian, French and Hebrew. We provide our clients with effective tools and cultural insight to set up and manage their business abroad, leading them to successful completion of their cross border transactions.

Our attorneys represent a wide range of Israeli companies in the medical device, Internet, cellular, aerospace, software, agriculture and traditional industries in their dealings with counter parties in the Russian Federation, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. We advise our clients on matters such as licensing and technology transfers deals, import and export of short shelf life products, M&A transactions, agency and reselling, investments and other commercial dealings. We bring years of experience in structuring joint ventures, establishment of subsidiaries, structuring of holding companies and shareholders agreements involving cross-cultural parties.

Our attorneys also assist Russian, Ukrainian, and Kazakh clients with real estate transactions in Israel, from purchasing luxury apartments and houses, to the construction and development of commercial and residential projects. In addition, our attorneys have represented foreign clients in local litigation with Israeli parties regarding breach of contract, tort or other disputes.

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