Sorainen CIS/Russian Desk is a specialised regional team of lawyers focused on cross-border projects related to the CIS countries:
projects originated from the CIS region
assisting clients to enter CIS markets
We want to help clients succeed in CIS markets, using our regionally collected know-how about transition economies. Our unique location allows us to build a well-sited bridge between the Eurasian Economic Union and the European Union.
The CIS/Russian Desk team consists of lawyers from all our offices with relevant academic backgrounds and sound experience of active and regular work on CIS↔European projects. With broad knowledge of the markets and understanding of cultural peculiarities, we provide efficient support at all stages of a project.
We can help you with
Business-oriented legal support and coordination of legal matters in multiple jurisdictions covering all areas of commercial law with particular focus on: Transactions, Compliance Management, Corporate structuring, International tax consultancy.
Advising on Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) legal matters: Consultations on matters of EEU regulation, Trade protection (antidumping, safeguards and subsidies), Representation in the EEU Court, Customs law.
Helping to choose the appropriate legal or financial adviser for a project in the target country. With our strong worldwide network of cooperation partners, we can recommend a trustworthy adviser, taking into account the specific needs of the project and geography of the client.