Russian Desk


BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates and BGP Litigation, the leading Russian law firm, have become one of the first joint ventures to launch a Middle East & Russian Desk to provide comprehensive legal services to potential Russian investors in the Middle East Region.

Owing to its rapidly developing special economic zones, the Middle East offers unlimited opportunities to doing business. Steady growth of trade between the regions confirms the trend of developing mutually beneficial economic cooperation.

BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates and BGP Litigation render a full range of legal consulting services in the Middle East and Russia. The firms provide comprehensive legal support to clients, including on incorporating companies and matters of taxation and dispute resolution.

We can assist with: 
  • Supporting investment projects, including investment structuring
  • Advising on corporate law, including establishment of subsidiaries, branches, joint ventures as well as administration of companies
  • Cross-border restructuring of assets
  • Supporting M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions
  • Advising on foreign trade law issues, including drafting, negotiating, concluding and terminating of contracts
  • Structuring transactions complicated by sanctions
  • Litigation and International Arbitration, including debt recovery and enforcement procedures
  • Financial restructuring, bankruptcy & insolvency
  • Analysis of the effective sanctions and their effect on the operations of companies
  • Advising on embargoes and restrictions
  • Updating existing agreements in light of restrictive measures, obtaining licences
  • Advising on employment and immigration law issues, labor litigation
  • Advising on international tax issues and tax planning
  • Advising on real estate and construction law
  • Clearance availability searches for trademarks, designs and patents
  • IP due diligence, asset audit and management
  • Family and inheritance planning
Contact the team:

Timur Unarokov 
Head of Russian Speaking Desk
timur.unarokov@bsabh.com 

Viktoria Dergunova

Partner, Russia
Of Counsel, UAE
viktoria.dergunova@bsabh.com

Maxim Kara
Of Counsel, Russia
maxim.kara@bsabh.com

For more information about the BGP Litigation Middle East Desk visit: BGP Litigation: Middle East Desk 
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