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3 Chadbourne is regarded as one of the leading international law firms operating in Russia and the CIS. We have maintained a strong presence in the region since 1990, when we became one of the first foreign law firms to open an office in Moscow. We advise on complex and groundbreaking international transactions as well as on the day-to-day operations of our clients which impact upon their bottom line. Our Moscow team is supported by the capabilities and resources of Chadbourne s network of 12 U.S. and international offices. We have an excellent and varied client list that includes leading international and local companies and financial institutions. Our goal is to understand, anticipate and satisfy our clients legal needs in order to deliver the highest level of service. Our 25 years in the Russian legal market give us the skills and insights to achieve that goal and to help our clients navigate the challenges of this dynamic economy. CORPORATE AND M&A Our corporate team advises clients across Russia and the CIS on their most important transactions. We develop innovative structures to simplify the complexities inherent in corporate and M&A deals in this emerging market, taking into account the costs and the practical viability. In addition, we have conducted due diligence reviews on thousands of companies in the region. Our experience also extends beyond transactional work and we look after our clients through every stage of the company life-cycle. Our list of regular corporate clients includes blue-chip companies across every industry, commercial, financial and governmental sector, including: Responsive and quick. The lawyers see the issues clearly and identify them easily. Chambers Europe 2014, Banking & Finance Energy, oil and gas, Mining and real estate, Communications and technology, Food and beverage, and IT/IP. In addition, we continue to win mandates from many of the most significant private equity houses and investment funds operating in Russia. RUSSIA 1

4 EXPERIENCE Chadbourne & Parke LLP s highly responsive team delivers a highly professional service at very competitive rates. The Legal , Corporate and M&A Recent key corporate and M&A deals include advising: Sberbank CIB. Advised Sberbank CIB in connection with an acquisition of a 19.9% stake in CJSC Verkhnekamsk Potash Company (Acron Group s subsidiary), which implements a project to develop the Talitsky area of the Verkhnekamsk potassium-magnesium salt deposit in Perm Krai; Shokoladnitsa. Advised the purchaser, Shokoladnitsa, one of Russia s largest coffee shop chains, on its acquisition of the Coffee House chain; X5 Retail Group. Advised X5 Retail Group in relation to the acquisition of a 100% participation interest in Agrotorg- Samara, Russian retail chain; Burger Rus. Represented Burger Rus (a franchisee of Burger King Corporation) on its equity investment and joint venture with Burger King Corporation and VTB Capital to develop and expand the restaurant s chain and brand presence in Russia, as well as in relation to setting up a joint venture to work as Burger King s franchisee in Germany; Virgin Connect. Represented Virgin Connect, a member of the internationally recognized VIRGIN family of Sir Richard Branson, and a leading broadband operator in Russia and CIS, in relation to acquisition of several telecommunications companies in Central Russia and Siberia; OJSC KAMAZ. Acted for OJSC KAMAZ, one of the world s top heavy truck manufacturers, in connection with its joint venture agreements with Daimler AG for the production of trucks and buses in Russia and the CIS; and Alfa-Bank. Represented Alfa-Bank in relation to the sale to OAO Mechel, one of the leading Russian companies, of Donetsk Electrometallurgical Plant (DEMZ), a Ukrainian steel smelting plant. The deal value is US $537 million. BANKING AND FINANCE Our banking and finance practice has advised on some of the largest and most complex finance transactions in the region in recent years. We advise companies and banks (including multilateral agencies such as EBRD and IFC), as well as other financial institutions, on domestic and international bank financing transactions across every industry, commercial, financial and governmental sector. Clients benefit from our comprehensive experience which spans the fields of banking and finance, including commodity finance, real estate finance, acquisition finance, syndicated loans, debt restructuring and derivatives whether governed by Russian, English, New York or other domestic laws in the CIS. Our recent experience includes representing: Alfa-Bank. Represented Russia s leading non-government investment bank on numerous debt deals, totalling several billion dollars, including acting for Alfa- Bank in connection with a US$100 million financing to SUEK (Russia s largest steam coal miner); 2 CHADBOURNE

5 Polyus Gold. Represented the largest gold producer in Russia and one of the top 10 gold miners globally in relation to several of its major financings from leading international investment banks, totalling several hundred million dollars, including HSBC, Société Générale, Unicredit and Deutsche Bank; ZAO Raiffeisenbank. Represented ZAO Raiffeisenbank as the originator, in a US$250 million Diversified Payment Rights securitization program. Notes have already been issued under the program to WestLB, EBRD and IFC; Alfa-Bank. Represented Alfa-Bank in connection with debt restructuring of OAO Mechel, global mining and metals company; OPIC. Represented OPIC in relation to the up to US $150 million secured loan to DataSpace Partners (sponsored by Russia Partners, a leading private equity fund) for the development and operation of commercial data centers in Russia; Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. Advised on a US$100 million multicurrency facility to Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works; and EBRD. Represented EBRD on numerous debt deals, including acting for EBRD in connection with the Guardian Rostov project financing provided by way of a RUB 1,700,000,000 loan to Guardian Eastern Europe Finance S.à r.l. (part of the group of companies being one of the world s leaders in the manufacturing of float and fabricated glass). LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION Our Russian disputes team continues to distinguish itself as a market leader, representing leading global and domestic companies in various significant and notable disputes. Over the years, we have provided expert opinions on Russian law matters for complex and high-profile litigations in foreign courts, including the High Court of Justice of England and Wales, as well as in international arbitration proceedings. We handle a wide variety of business disputes, including corporate, joint venture, tax and construction disputes, in both Russian state courts and international arbitration proceedings. We also represent Russian clients in litigations in foreign courts, including courts of England, USA, Cyprus, BVI and The Netherlands. Recent litigation and arbitration cases include: Major Telecommunications Company. Advised a major telecommunications company on a series of related potential claims in the courts of various jurisdictions including U.S. and English courts, and the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce; Strong, professional team of litigators able to work effectively under pressure to tight deadlines. The Legal , Dispute Resolution RUSSIA 3

6 Russian Oligarchs. Acted as Russian law experts in a high-profile commercial dispute between two Russian oligarchs Mr. Berezovsky and Mr. Abramovich with more than US$ 5 billion at stake in the High Court of Justice Queen s Bench Division Commercial Court in London. Chadbourne was appointed by Mr. Abramovich, who has won the case; Russian Oligarchs. Acted as Russian law experts in a US$ 1.5 billion dispute between a Russian oligarch and the heirs of a wealthy businessman in the High Court of Justice Queen s Bench Division Commercial Court in London; Leader in the IT Industry. Represented a leader in the IT industry of Russia, a Forbes 100 Company, in a tax dispute In Russian state arbitrazh courts. The taxpayer challenged tax claims in an amount equivalent to approximately US$100 million, and this challenge was granted in full by courts of three levels; Russian Power Generating Company. Successfully represented a Russian power generating company in the International Commercial Arbitration Court for Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICAC) in a dispute over an agreement for the reconstruction of a major hydropower station in Russia where the general contractor did not fulfil its obligations; Russian Law Expert. Acted as Russian law expert in several arbitrations in the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA); Litigations in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. Advised a major Russian oil company and a Cyprus holding company of a major Russian investment company in two separate litigation proceedings held in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court; and Oilfield services company. Represented a major foreign oilfield services company operating in Russia in two related tax claims in state arbitrazh courts of all instances and secured a full victory in the Russian Federation Supreme Arbitrazh Court. LET US HELP YOU In order to help you to meet your business objectives, to take advantage of new opportunities in this emerging market and to mitigate the risks (all in an expeditious and cost-effective manner), we would be extremely delighted to put our extensive legal expertise at your service. If you would like to know more about us, or if you would like to discuss any aspect of your legal requirements, we would be very happy to do so upon your request. Please do not hesitate to contact Claude Serfilippi (Managing Partner of our Moscow office) or any of our other senior legal experts listed below. 4 CHADBOURNE

7 MEET THE TEAM MOSCOW Claude Serfilippi Managing Partner +7 (495) Konstantin Konstantinov Partner +7 (495) Julia Romanova International Partner +7 (495) RUSSIA 5

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