CMS Russia

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

Legal Update
Starting from 1 January 2019, Russia has been implementing a programme of “waste reform” to radically change its municipal waste-management system across the country. Many of the scheduled preparation and organisational arrangements have already been implemented or are in the pipeline.
Legal Update
On 8 July 2020, the Presidium of the Russian Supreme Court approved a Review on specific issues of judicial practice related to the adoption of measures by the courts to counter illegal financial transactions.
Legal Update
On 31 July 2020, the Russian President signed Federal Law No. 265-FZ (the “Law”) enacting a tax manoeuvre for the Russian IT industry. How will this manoeuvre affect domestic and foreign market players in this field?

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Young Lawyers Forum
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Practice Groups
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Human Resources
Human Resources
Energy Mining & Clean Tech
Energy Mining & Clean Tech
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution