Basic facts about the department
- Head of department: Kiryl Apanasevich
- 1 partner
- 4 other qualified lawyers
What the team is known for High-level team often acting for international development banks on investments in Belarus. Also represents other international commercial banks and companies. Recent projects involved assisting with lending to borrowers in the real estate and bioenergy fields. Benefits from its strong and integrated pan-Baltic network.
Strengths Clients appreciate the team's expertise and speed. "Delivery of work was always prompt," a client reports.
Value for money A number of clients note that the team offers value for money.
Work highlights Advised the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation on a loan extension to expand the production of bio-energy in Belarus.
Significant clients EBRD, Eurotorg, Raiffeisen Bank International, ABLV Bank.
Kiryl Apanasevich recently assisted IFC with a loan extension to A-100 Development Group of Companies to refinance construction of commercial facilities in Minsk and the region. He is well regarded by sources for his practical experience of financing deals.
Up-and-coming Ann Laevskaya is highly valued by peers and clients for her assistance with structuring and negotiating finance transactions and agreements.