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CIS Group

Русская версия

We have an active involvement for major CIS businesses and individuals operating in the UK, or where UK law is chosen for their transactions or to resolve their disputes.

An increasing number of CIS based companies and individuals use the UK as their place for business, and the CIS Group has developed to match those needs. The active role of CIS businesses around the globe requires quality legal advice and support which our CIS Group provides.

We advise CIS clients on a wide range of issues, in particular:

  • mergers and acquisitions
  • IPOs on AIM and the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange
  • energy & natural resources 
  • joint ventures
  • project and asset financing
  • litigation and arbitration
  • aviation
  • real estate
  • media
  • tax planning.

Our CIS Group lawyers are experienced in working with Russian speaking clients on a wide range of transactions and disputes.  We provide high quality advice, combined with a deep understanding of cultural and business differences between the CIS and the UK.

Our CIS Group is headed by Arik Aslanyan, who has significant experience in representing a variety of CIS clients in the UK. Arik is supported by eight other lawyers who have specialist expertise and experience acting for CIS origin clients. Eight of our team are native Russian speakers.

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If would like more information about CIS Group, please read our CIS brochure.

CIS Brochure

CIS brochure

Our CIS Group is a destination practice for companies and entrepreneurs from the CIS.

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