About me

I am an associate with the firm’s Banking & Finance and Capital Markets teams with extensive experience of advising a diverse range of banks, financial institutions and corporate clients on a wide range of complex and high profile cross-border finance and capital markets transactions as well as advising on all aspects of securities and financial regulatory matters. I also regularly advise local and international clients on domestic and cross-border M&A and Private Equity deals.

Professional highlights

Banking & Finance. I am experienced in advising financial institutions and borrowers on complex financing transactions and regularly assist them with structuring, drafting, negotiating and implementing a broad spectrum of corporate finance transactions with Belarusian counterparties. My input has been significant in complex development financing, where I have represented international financial institutions and development banks, including the IFC, EBRD, EIB, Eurasian Development Bank and NEFCO.

Capital Markets. I am qualified as a Securities Market Specialist by the Belarusian Ministry of Finance and advise issuers and underwriters on debt and equity capital markets transactions, including the first ever corporate Eurobond issue by a Belarusian company. In addition, I advise clients with respect to the full range of derivative products.

M&A and Private Equity deals. I have been engaged in multiple cross-border and local M&A and Private Equity transactions in the banking, energy, food and IT sectors and have advised both sellers and buyers across various transaction stages from legal due diligence and drafting transaction documentation to advising on post-closing issues.

Financial regulatory. I provide sophisticated and comprehensive advice on all aspects of compliance with banking regulation, financial services and securities laws.

Strong international academic background. I hold an LLM degree in the area of banking, financial, corporate and securities law from the London School Economics and Political Science.

Academic background

  • London School of Economics and Political Science, the UK (LLM)
  • Belarusian State University, Belarus (LLM)
  • Belarusian State University, Belarus

I am a member of

  • LSE Lawyers’ Alumni Group
  • Chevening Alumni