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Firm Profile

FBK Legal

Firm Profile


  • Profile
  • 44/1 Myasnitskaya Street
  • Moscow
  • Moscow
  • Russia
  • 101990

Firm profile submitted by FBK Legal

Managing Partner: Nadezhda Orlova
Number of partners: 5
Number of lawyers: 60+
Languages: English, French, German, Russian

FBK Legal law firm is part of FBK Grant Thornton Group, one of the oldest Russian audit and consulting firms. Since 1990,when FBK was established, its activities have included tax and legal consulting, as well as litigation services. FBK Legal is a Bar association established in 2002 as a spin-off from FBK’s tax and legal department. Key service offerings include tax and legal advice, support in M&A transactions, and representing clients both in and out of court. The firm’s clients benefit not only from FBK Legal excellent knowledge of Russian law and global business experience as needed for cross-border projects; but also from back up support of consultants, accountants and appraisers from FBK and GT International offices. The firm’s focus on large and medium-sized enterprises allows it to keep in touch with current tax and legal issues and to provide workable solutions for foreign investors. The firm is proud to advise companies in all major sectors, including fuel and energy, mining, chemical, pharmaceuticals, banking, retail, aviation, real estate, credit and finance, IT and TMT.

Tax Advice:
2 partners; 15 fee earners
■ Tax consulting
■ Tax audit / Tax due diligence
■ Tax structuring
■ International tax planning
■ Development of methodological documentation and accounting policies
Key Clients: Actavis, Camozzi, Egger, EuroChem, FES Product, Gazprom, Glencore, Herbalife, Knauf, Rosatom, Russian Helicopters, Sovcomflot, TAIF, Tarkett, Veka, VTB, Yamaha.
Contact: Nadezhda Orlova
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

Tax Litigation:
1 partner, 16 fee earners
■ Tax audit support
■ Pre-trial defence
■ Representing clients in court
■ Credits and allowances / tax refunds
Key Clients: Gazprom, Glencore, Home Credit Group, McDonald`s, M.Video, Sovcomflot, TAIF, TNS Energo, Wintershall
Contact: Galina Akchurina
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
2 partners; 6 fee earners
Key Clients: Aviaexport, Camozzi, Gazprom, Russian Helicopters, Stroygazmontazh, The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Wintershall, Yamaha
Contact: Nadezhda Orlova
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: o[email protected]

Corporate / M&A:
2 partners; 21 fee earners
■ Mergers and acquisitions
■ Corporate secretary
■ Business restructuring
■ Due diligence
■ Reorganisation of legal entities
■ Legal start-up support
Key Clients: Camozzi, Cathay Pacific Airways, Fanuc, Gazprombank, Russian Helicopters, Sberbank, Yamaha, Camozzi, Can-Pack, Huawei, Parmalat, Roland Music, Sesderma, Thoroughbred Technologies
Contact: Alexander Ermolenko
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:
2 partners; 20 fee earners
■ Commercial, labour disputes, antitrust, real estate and IP
■ Corporate disputes / Shareholder disputes
■ Challenging decisions of government authorities
Key Clients: Actavis, Bray International, Can- Pack, Cathay Pacific Airways, Fanuc, Gazprom, Loyalty Partners Vostok, Marie Brizard, M.Video, NGK Spark Plugs, Per Aarsleff, Sesderma, VEKA, Wintershall
Contact: Alexander Ermolenko
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

1 partner; 7 fee earners
Key Clients: Egger, Gazprom, Haanpaa Group, Herbalife, MedSwiss, Pro.Med.CS, Sesderma, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Yamaha.
Contact: Alexander Ermolenko
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

Energy & Natural Resources:
3 partners; 34 fee earners
■ Tax consulting
■ Tax planning / risk assessment
■ Dispute resolution
■ Corporate law legal services
■ Business restructuring
■ Consulting on transfer pricing
Key Clients: ALROSA, EuroChem, Gazprom, Rosatom, TAIF, TNS Energo, Transneft,Tuva Energy Industrial Corporation, Wintershall
Contact: Nadezhda Orlova
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]

1 partner, 10 fee earners
■ Antitrust disputes
■ Transactional support
■ Antitrust consulting services
■ Advertising law
■ Legal support for public procurement
■ Consulting
Key Clients: Actavis, Can-Pack, Cathay Pacific Airways, Diasoft, Fanuc, Gazprom, Kerama Marazzi, Loyalty Partners Vostok, M.Video, Russian Helicopters, Sberbank, Sesderma.
Contact: Sergey Ermolenko
Tel: +7 495 737 5353 Email: [email protected]


  • 44/1 Myasnitskaya Street,
  • Moscow,
  • Russia
  • 101990
  • Tel +7 (495) 737 5353
  • Fax +7 (495) 737 5347
  • Email : [email protected]
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