Although the legal environment in Russia is constantly improving, we notice there is a need amongst our members for juridical assistance. We therefore are pleased to introduce the following law companies - members of the NRCC: Selmer Law Firm; Simonsen Vogt Wiig; Pepeliaev Group; Sokolov, Maslov & Partners; Mannheimer Swartling; Beiten Burkhardt and Borenius. They may support you with qualified juridical assistance, and below you will find a short presentation of each of the companies with contact details.
Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA is one of Norway's leading full-service law firms employing over 80 lawyers working in 16 business areas such as banking and finance, employment and labour law, transport and tourism, public sector, restructuring and insolvency, real estate, energy and offshore, taxes and accounting, corporate, marine industry, just to mention some of them.
The company's multidisciplinary environment consists of both lawyers and strategy and finance advisors carrying out services related to legal, strategic and financial advice focused towards both the Norwegian, Russian and international business environment. Among the company's clients there are Norwegian, Russian and international corporations, institutions, organisations, individuals as well as governmental bodies.
Beiten Burkhardt is a company with around 270 lawyers and tax advisors who work in 11 locations in 5 countries. Thanks to the company's long-established presence in Eastern Europe, Russia and China, they are able offer guidance for a wide range of projects in these regions. The company has also created a network of law firms in various other jurisdictions where Beiten Burkhardt does not yet have own presence.
The Beiten Burkhardt's experience in diverse industries reflects the breadth of the company's clientele. Clients include DAX-listed companies and global market leaders, as well as privately-owned companies, governments and public authorities.
Postal address: Marata str. 47-49 lit. A, office 402, 191002 St. Petersburg, Russia
Telephone: +7 812 4496000, fax:+7 812 4496001
Sokolov, Maslov & Partners was established in 1992. The law firm, specializing initially on shipping and transport law, gradually extended its practice and now offers a broad scale of legal services to its clients, which includes, apart from maritime law, energy, insurance, commercial law, corporate law, arbitration and litigation.
The firm has been continuously acting for Norwegian clients since 1994. The firm’s lawyers assisted Norwegian entities in establishing and managing their business presence in Russia, represented Norwegian and other Scandinavian clients in Russian courts, advised Norwegian companies in the sphere of fishing, shipbuilding and ship finance, construction, land law, various commercial arrangements and disputes an other matters.
The firm has been very active in the sphere of oil & gas exploration and production, with a focus on offshore activities. The advantage of the firm in this field is that its lawyers possess a profound knowledge of both maritime and energy law.
Mannheimer Swartling is the leading law firm in the Nordic region. It is a full service Swedish law firm with extensive international practice. With more than 400 lawyers in twelve offices, the firm provides legal advice to many national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and organisations.
Mannheimer Swartling has a long history in Russia. The firm opened its first Russian office in 1990 and was the first European law firm which established itself in the then Soviet Union. The firm’s Russian practice involves a broad range of advisory and transactional work, including M&A and corporate, real estate, banking and finance, litigation and arbitration, competition, intellectual property and information technology, as well as labour law and tax and customs matters.
Postal address: Romanov Dvor Business Centre, 4 Romanov per., 125009 Moscow, Russia
Telephone: +7 495 380 32 80, fax: +7 495 380 32 81
In addition to the mentioned law companies; - through our cooperation agreement with the Russian Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry – we also can make use of the vast juridical knowledge in the RF CCI. The CCI besides conducts several Arbitrational Courts and regulatory bodies for the Russian authorities and is through its various Committees they are always on top of Russian law regulations related to business. These services can as well be ordered from the RF CCI directly or through our representative in Moscow.
The aim of the NRCC is to stimulate and improve business relations between Norwegian and Russian companies regarding import, export, shipping, business development, tourism or investment activities. More...
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