People

Olga Bakaldina
consultant
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07 
Practical experience
Olga focuses primarily on interaction with banks, tax and other governmental and municipal authorities.
Spoken languages
Russian, English
Education
JD, State University – Higher School of Economics, 2005
Citizenship
Russian Federation
Sergey Bogomolov
partner
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07 
Practical experience

Sergey is the managing partner of our Moscow office and specializes in corporate transactions, M&A, joint ventures and commercial projects in a broad range of industries, as well as dispute resolution and international tax planning.

His experience includes:

  • advising the purchaser in connection with the purchase of a blocking shareholding in a leading Russian pharmaceutical company;
  • advising the seller in connection with the sale of 100% share in a Russian glass-façade holding in favor of a foreign private equity fund;
  • advising the purchaser in connection with minority shareholders’ buy-out in one of the largest recreational projects in the Moscow region;
  • legal support of the creditor in connection with the settlement of a bank debt of one of the largest Russian mobile phone retailers;
  • represented the project owner in a dispute with a contractor regarding contesting of the value and the cost of the work actually executed;
  • represented the lessee in a dispute with state authorities regarding violation of the client’s rights to use a certain water area in the Moscow region;
  • development of a perpetual charity financing structure.
Bars and courts
Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation, 2005
Spoken languages
Russian, English
Education

JD, Russian Foreign Trade Academy, 2005 (summa cum laude)

Citizenship
Russian Federation
Ivan Ziborov
senior associate
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07 
Practical experience

Ivan is a senior associate in our corporate / M&A practice. Ivan focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions and other financial and corporate transactions across various industries. Ivan has experience advising Russian and foreign clients on all aspects of transactions in Russia, the CIS and some European counties, which includes:

  • advising the purchaser in connection with the purchase of a blocking shareholding in a leading Russian pharmaceutical company;
  • advising the seller in connection with the sale of 100% share in a Russian glass-façade holding in favor of a foreign private equity fund;
  • legal support of the creditor in connection with the settlement of a bank debt of one of the largest Russian mobile phone retailers;
  • legal support of the purchaser in connection with purchase of yachts in Europe.
Bars and courts
Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation, 2007
Spoken languages
Russian, English, Spanish
Education
JD, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), 2007
Citizenship
Russian Federation
Ivan Kardash
associate
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07 
Practical experience

Ivan is an associate with a strong focus on dispute resolution and he advises on dispute resolution strategies, including assessing potential claims, possible risks, and represents Russian and foreign companies in a wide range of business-related matters.

Ivan also has significant expertise in corporate, tax and contract law. Ivan’s recent experience includes:

  • represented the lessee in a dispute with state authorities regarding violation of the client’s rights to use certain water area in the Moscow region;
  • represented the lessee in a dispute with state authorities regarding violation of a forest site use and gas pipeline deinstallation;
  • represented the client in a dispute with a distribution electric grid company which violated the rights of the client in the energy sector;
  • advising the client on use and protection of intellectual property in the development of a furniture production and legal representation of the client in a disputes with third parties;
  • advising the client on legal restrictions and requirements of natural resources use, including the subsoil use, environmental protection, industrial safety, compliance with environmental legislation, etc;
  • advising the client in connection with purchase of a blocking shareholding in one of the Russian’s strategic companies specializing in producing of dual-purpose aircrafts.
Bars and courts
Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation, 2009
Spoken languages
Russian, English
Education

PhD, Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, 2014
JD, Moscow State University (MGU), 2009

Citizenship
Russian Federation
Anastasiya Martynova
consultant
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07
Practical experience
Anastasiya is responsible for cooperation with banks as well as government and municipal authorities.
Spoken languages
Russian, English, Greek
Education
Moscow Humanitarian Economics Institute, 2006
Citizenship
Russian Federation
Konstantin Syurmeev
junior associate
Phone
+7.495.215.00.07
Practical experience

Konstantin is a junior associate of our Moscow office and assists senior colleagues in different matters, including corporate law, dispute resolution and contract drafting as well as tax planning.

His experience includes:

• advising the client in a negotiation of a sponsorship agreement with a major Russian telecommunication company;

• advising the client on different matters related to a contract of international sale of equipment in favor of an African state.

Bars and courts
Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation, 2015
Spoken languages
Russian, English
Education

PhD, Moscow State Law Academy, 2018

JD, Moscow State Law Academy, 2015 (summa cum laude)

Citizenship
Russian Federation