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Your Gateway Counsel
Our team of Russian-speaking attorneys advise international companies and individuals based in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States on ways to unlock opportunities in the US market.

Our Work

Clients turn to us with their most complex, high-value, and time sensitive matters. We draw on a team of experienced attorneys who have extensive knowledge of business operations in the region and often work with governments.

We are experienced with all aspects of cross-border business and commerce, including a wide range of corporate, regulatory, and litigation issues in the United States. Our team defends clients’ rights, provides commercial advice, formulates innovative strategies, and works to reduce uncertainly and costs. We are well positioned in key US cities to help Russian clients achieve their international business goals.

Speaking Your Language

Our Russian-speaking attorneys were born and raised in Russia and received their legal education in the United States. We understand your business needs and use a network of trusted counsel and business affiliations provide comprehensive insight into the US and Russian markets. We frequently visit Russia and speak at conferences on various legal issues facing Russian companies doing business in the United States.

Our Focus

Our team advises companies in the technology, manufacturing, energy, banking, finance, real estate, transportation, retail, alcohol, chemical, telecommunications, and pharmaceutical sectors.

International Compliance & Dispute Resolution

  • Anti-corruption counseling and compliance
  • Business and commercial disputes
  • Complex litigation and arbitration
  • Employment disputes
  • Export/Import control and economic sanctions
  • Commercial tort actions in US federal & state courts

Regulatory & Government Affairs

  • White collar defense
  • Internal investigations
  • Government relations advice and advocacy before US government agencies
  • Labeling and advertisement restrictions


  • Commercial, distribution, and licensing agreements
  • Real estate acquisition and Finance
  • Creditors’ rights
  • Distressed assets acquisitions
  • Cross-border insolvency

Intellectual Property

  • Patent portfolio management
  • Trademark portfolio management
  • Intellectual Property and domain dispute litigation
  • Data security
  • Privacy

Key Contacts