Sorainen CIS/Russian Desk is a specialised regional team of lawyers, assisting clients to enter CIS markets and taking up projects originated from the CIS region.
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.