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Clifford Chance LLP

International & Cross-Border Capabilities

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What the team is known for

A long-established presence in Russia, Clifford Chance has an excellent track record of advising on a comprehensive array of cross-border matters from Moscow. The team routinely acts for an impressive range of international and homegrown clients, offering expertise relating to the CIS and Central Asia. Practitioners in Moscow can draw on the firm's world-class London team, as well as the resources of the firm's excellent wider network.

The firm continues to be viewed as a powerhouse in banking and finance in Russia. International lenders are particularly attracted to the team's strong links to London, and experts in Moscow are adept at handling cross-border M&A and capital markets deals. Adding to its transactional prowess, the firm also stands out for its considerable disputes capabilities, particularly in international arbitration.

Strengths

In the context of a "vast range of issues including sanctions-related local law peculiarities, local legislative initiatives, security structures in cross-border transactions," a client praises the team for its "deep knowledge of the local regulations, international and local practice and documentation."

Another client says: "For us, as a huge corporation, what is decided on a global level needs to be implemented locally. The firm were supportive and coordinated everything. On local projects, you need negotiation skills on site, and they are perfect for that." The source adds: "They know the hot topics, the critical issues, and what we need to get from the deal."

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International & Cross-Border Capabilities

Clifford Chance LLP

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Location

ul Gasheka 6

Moscow

Moscow

Russia

125047

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