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
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
- energy & natural resources
- joint ventures
- project and asset financing
- litigation and arbitration
- real estate
- 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.
If would like more information about CIS Group, please read
our CIS brochure.
Our CIS Group is a destination practice for companies and
entrepreneurs from the CIS.