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Schoenherr

Corporate/Commercial

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What the team is known for

Advises foreign investors on M&A mandates, restructuring projects and joint ventures involving Moldova. Fields a team with extensive experience in regulatory matters. Actively assists companies in the pharmaceutical, telecoms and IT sectors. Benefits from its strong network in CEE with a head office in Austria.

Work highlights

Assisted Telia as local counsel with the full divestment of its holding in IM Moldcell to CG Cell Technologies DAC for USD31.5 million.

Notable practitioners

Head of practice Vladimir Iurkovski maintains a market-leading reputation. He is well positioned to advise clients on transactions, including M&A, competition and regulatory matters. One impressed client states: "I found him to be a sophisticated lawyer with both a deep understanding of the local market and a real familiarity with cross-border disputes. He is pragmatic and commercial in his approach, and his advice was always thoughtful."

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Overview

Our core practice is advising and representing clients on transactions and complex corporate and commercial matters. Over the years, the practice group has built an outstanding record on in Austria and throughout CEE/SEE.

Schoenherr’s m&a teams advise on national and cross-border transactions, including private m&a, public tender offers, transactions for listed companies, private equity and venture capital transactions, auction sales, privatisations, strategic alliances and joint ventures.

Dedicated teams within the practice group focus on restructuring and insolvency, working together with the firm’s insolvency specialists to advise on distressed companies m&a. Together with the firm’s regulatory specialists, the corporate/m&a group has developed industry-specific expertise covering inter alia the following sectors: energy, financial institutions, telecoms, automotive, media and pharmaceuticals. 

Members

Iurkovski, Vladimir (Head of Department)

Cusnir, Anna

Lefter, Denis

Clients

Bergenbier

Grawe Carat

Henkel

John Deere

Mary Kay

Messer Group GmbH

OMV Petrom

Orange

Pegasus Airlines

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Vienna Insurance Group

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Banks

Charities / Not for Profit

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Forestry & Paper

Government

Health Care

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Media

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Real Estate

Software & Computer Services

Telecommunications

Transportation

Travel & Leisure

Corporate/Commercial Department

Schoenherr

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Department location

Str. Alexandru cel Bun 51

Chisinau

Chişinău

Moldova

MD-2012

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Moldova

Corporate/Commercial


Vladimir Iurkovski
Band 1