Russian Corporate Law Services

Marks & Sokolov attorneys provides corporate advice to Russian businesses,  from small entrepreneurs to large corporations. We handle wide-ranging projects for clients, from shorter-term discrete matters, such as drafting and negotiating one-off agreements (e.g., shareholders agreements and non-disclosure agreements), to longer-term more complex commercial transactions, such as mergers, acquisitions and corporate reorganizations.

  • Business entity formation in various jurisdictions.
  • Drafting operating/shareholder/member agreements.
  • Advising on corporate governance and meetings of the board and shareholders.
  • Structuring of business relationships.
  • Purchase and sale of a business including due diligence.
  • Obtaining tax-exempt status.
  • Developing forms for procurement and sales.
  • Drafting and negotiating all kinds of agreements.
  • Advising on personnel matters including employment and non-compete agreements.
  • Negotiating premises and facilities leases and related agreements; and,
  • Advising on intellectual property protection.