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
On 27 March 2021, Federal Law No. 19-FZ dated 24 February 2021 comes into force, which significantly increases penalties for violation of rules applicable to personal data processing in Russia.
Member Firm News
CMS has published today the 13th edition of its annual European M&A Study, a multi-year analysis of the key legal provisions within M&A transaction documents.
Legal Update
On 12 February 2021, the Federal Tax Service clarified the rules on the taxation of intragroup services in letter No. ShYu-4-13/1749@ (the “Letter”).

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Russia

Moscow
All Firm Contacts Committees
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Key Contact Partners Forum
Key Contact Partners Forum
Practice Groups
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Diversity
Diversity