We advise local and international companies with different industrial background in Russia and CIS About


Representing a major German food producer, in the precedent-setting recognition and enforcement in Russia of an arbitration award of the Federation of Oilseeds, Seeds and Fats Trade Associations (London) for recovery of damages in the amount of USD 600,000 and interest for non-execution of the judgment
Advising a leading company in the Russian raw materials market for ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy on the analysis of tax consequences of transactions involving the purchase and sale of shares in companies amounting to approximately 15 billion rubles; developing approaches to reduce tax risks when acquiring companies that include the right to enter into contracts; developing accounting and tax approaches for share transactions that allow for the reduction of the tax burden on the owners of such shares
Advising an international group of companies organizing cargo air transportation worldwide in the process of launching a website aggregator for multimodal transportation regarding the necessity of obtaining transport licenses in key jurisdictions and compliance with regulatory requirements
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> 25 lawyers qualified in Russian law advise on regional and international matters with a deep understanding of the industry specifics of every single client Team

Awards & Rankings

Leading Russian and international legal directories highlight Lidings experts in key practice areas

The Legal 500

Lidings’ litigation team stands out for its positive attitude, its in-depth knowledge of regional enforcement practices, and its ability to suggest practical solutions


Ranked among the leading legal advisors in Russia for its expertise in 

  • M&A
  • Banking
  • Restructuring and Bankruptcy
  • Project Finance
Pravo.ru – 300

Praised for its expertise in the following practice areas:

  • Arbitration 
  • Bankruptcy 
  • Corporate and M&A 
  • Employment and Migration
  • Intellectual Property 
  • Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare
  • Tax
  • TMT

Ranked among the TOP leading legal advisors in Russia in the following practice areas:

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Employment and Migration
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
  • Intellectual Property
  • TMT

TOP 10 law firms in Russia in the category “Enforcement and Litigation” and “Prosecution and Strategy”

Chambers and Partners Europe

Lidings Dispute Resolution team is business-focused and pragmatic without providing unnecessary details which aren’t relevant. They give very precise assessment and practical solutions

Chambers and Partners Europe

Corporate and M&A team has a lot of experience dealing with foreign clients. This helps us to navigate the complex Russian regulatory framework

Chambers and Partners Europe

Life Sciences team responses very fast and the whole team’s engagement is remarkable. Their knowledge is not only legal, they also understood the needs of the clients and how their business works.

We don’t have to spend too much time explaining our business, they understand it and the market we deal within. They are quick to grasp our matters and guide us through the best solution

Chambers and Partners Europe

Lidings handles significant contentious and non-contentious IP mandates. Regularly advises on patent and trade mark infringement cases, as well as copyright mandates


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