CMS has been supporting clients in the rapidly developing and challenging Russian economy since 1992. We provide a full range of legal and tax services across expert and sector areas including Banking and Finance, Commercial, Competition, Corporate and M & A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Energy & Resources, Projects & Infrastructure, Intellectual Property, Life Sciences, Tax and others.
We advise both international clients on every aspect of business in Russia, as well as assist Russian clients in Europe and beyond.
Our priorities are being client-centric, providing world vision and being performance driven to put your world first and work together to achieve this. Clients choose us for our in-depth knowledge of the Russian market, industry expertise, high-class service, cutting-edge know-how and resources available for projects and transactions of any scale, both domestic and cross-border.
Recent Firm News & Legal Updates
On 28 December 2019, a law came into force that postpones the deadline for the introduction of a track and trace system for medicines until 1 July 2020.
The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection has developed new recommendations on combating corruption in organisations. The Recommendations are expected to help companies properly fulfil corruption-prevention obligations.
The legislator and the expert community in Russia have reverted to the discussion of the recognition of the results of clinical trials conducted outside the Russian Federation.