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ANTITRUST AND COMPETITION  |  BANKING AND FINANCE  |  BANKRUPTCY AND RESTRUCTURING  |  CORPORATE AND M&A  |  CRIMINAL DEFENSE  |  DISPUTE RESOLUTION  |  EMPLOYMENT  |  GOVERNMENT RELATIONS  |  INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY  |  REAL ESTATE AND CONSTRUCTION  |  TAX AND CUSTOMS

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

Lidings represents clients in their relations with public authorities of the Russian Federation. Our GR practice is ranked by the most reputable international legal directories which recognize us as experts in providing legal advice to foreign companies.

We represent our clients before federal and regional legislative and executive authorities, focusing on our client's operational and commercial specifics. We also assist clients in developing, implementing, and structuring a legal model of their business, which leads to significant cost savings and lowers potential risks that may arise in the course of business development in Russia and the CIS.

Our services in GR include:

  • Comprehensive legal advice to foreign companies entering the Russian market
  • Advising on interaction with legislative bodies of the Russian Federation, tracking changes in legal regulation of matters relevant to the client
  • Legal support to public-private partnership projects
  • Assistance in obtaining government approvals for transactions of national significance
  • Assistance in obtaining state aid and funding
  • Assistance in overcoming trade barriers, legal advice and strategic planning for reduction of potential tax and customs risks
  • Advising on securitization of obligations, enforcement of judicial acts originating from foreign jurisdictions
  • Legal assistance in developing advertising and communication campaigns, legal advice on the formation and development of relations with the media
  • Comprehensive advice on project financing
  • Assistance in search for business partners and investment opportunities in Russia

Recent Deals

  • Advising the largest Chinese car manufacturer Beijing Automotive Industry Company (BAIC) in the establishment of a joint venture for the production and sale of passenger vehicles in the Ulyanovsk region
  • Advising French Veolia Water on PPP project related to water supply in the city of Tomsk
  • Advising Turkish energy company Zorlu Industrial in the process of gas turbine power plants construction in Moscow
  • Advising Taiwanese corporation Foxconn Technology in the course of construction of a factory in St. Petersburg



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Legal Advisor
in Russia


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Recommended Firm
for Dispute Resolution
in Russia


Best Life Sciences
Practice in Russia


Best Life Sciences practice,
recommended in corporate 

and M&A, dispute resolution 
in Russia


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