FBK Legal

Russia

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Financial and corporate

FBK Legal is a local firm recognised for its work in M&A and restructuring. 

During the research period in M&A, the firm took on a lot of legal detailed due diligence for acquisitions and acquisition financing, on the behalf of buyers and sellers. It also advised on the restructuring of a joint project and venture.  

In project development, the firm provided legal support within PPP frameworks, drafting concession agreements and preparing initiative offers for construction in various sectors. It advised on several oil and gas, healthcare and power projects, particularly for the investor and project company. The firm worked closely with key client Gazprom, a global energy company. 

Additionally, in R&I, the firm undertook due diligence and advised creditors, debtors and holding company owners in debt recovery and bankruptcy proceedings. 

Recent Deal Data highlights

  • Areal-S $31 million recovery of debt and liquidation damages 
  • Gazprom $12 million investment for reconstruction of pipelines and gas transmission facilities and compensation payments
  • Obolenskoe $15 million legal due diligence for credit facility
  • Russian Fishery Company $30 million legal due diligence acquisition

Client feedback

"We see the profit they provide for our business and this is the best assessment of their work." – Banking

"Excellent knowledge of the Russian practice and has the ability to work closely with our team of experts." – M&A

"High-quality work performance. The team is qualified; they always provided us with decisions and complex analysis of the problems." – M&A

"Practical approach. Prompt reaction. Solid advice." – M&A

"Very good and competent staff, which is quick response to requests." – M&A