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Alexey Gorodissky

Alexey Gorodissky

Partner | Attorney | Trademark Attorney | Practice leader Project Finance

Areas of practice:

Corporate Law /M&A
Dispute Resolution/ International Arbitration
Intellectual Property
Project Finance

Alexey Gorodissky is a seasoned lawyer at AGP with more than 15 years of service. He heads business finance, specializing in corporate law, intellectual property and commercial litigation.

Since he started practising law, Alexey has been representing Russian and foreign clients in M&As, business loans, and sales and acquisitions of various assets. He supervised corporate restructurings, stock sales and major construction projects within Russia and abroad.

Alexey has an extensive track record in providing full services for business aviation projects. When involved in complex deals, he advises clients on legal issues, structures deals and does due diligence on companies and assets.

Alexey extensively advises clients on matters involving intellectual property in the context of Russian and cross-border projects alike, as well as successfully litigates for clients in IP matters and other kinds of disputes.

Alexey is on the recommended arbitrators list of the Arbitration Center at the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.

Practice of law:

  • Andrey Gorodissky & Partners (since 2003)
  • Andrey Makarov & Alexander Tobak Law Firm, Moscow City Bar Association, legal intern (2002 – 2003)
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP (USA), internship (2002)

Education:

  • Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), International Law Faculty, International Private Law Department (2003)

Affiliations:

  • Moscow Bar Association (since 2003)

Rankings:

  • Chambers Europe
  • IFLR1000
  • The Best Lawyers

Language skills:

  • English

Representation

Advised Otkritiye Holding when it was buying Arkhangelskgeoldobycha, one of the largest diamond-mining companies in Russia, from LUKoil.

Represented Sberbank CIB in a RUR20b mezzanine loan to the Mkapital group.

Facilitated the formation of a commercial property subfund by Sberbank and Rostelekom.

Represented Binnopharm in its acquisition of the Alpharm pharmaceutical company.

Advised ZAO NVisionGroup in the context of its strategic merger with OAO RTI.

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  • “The ‘highly experienced’ team at Andrey Gorodissky & Partners ‘works in a coordinated, responsive and client-oriented way’. Trade mark lawyer Elena Gorodisskaya is ‘a brilliant practitioner with a perfect reputation’, and Alexey Gorodissky is the other key contact. Highlights included representing an individual entrepreneur in trade mark-related civil proceedings in Kazakhstan.”

    “The Legal 500 EMEA”

Insights

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11/28/2017
Publication
Well balanced concept has been developed
03/22/2016
Publication
Overview of Arbitration Reform
02/24/2016
Review
Overview of the RF Supreme Court’s Explanations Regarding Reimbursement of Legal Costs
02/04/2016
Publication
Renovated Arbitration
01/25/2016
Review
Overview of the New Legislation on Arbitration in Russia
12/09/2015
Report
Newsletter on Limitation of Government and Municipal Procurements of Foreign-Manufactured Essential Medicinal Drugs
05/25/2015
Review
Overview of the Key Novelties in General Provisions on Obligations and Contracts
05/24/2015
Publication
M&A under Russian law - to be or not to be?
04/07/2015
Review
Overview of Changes to Laws Governing Circulation of Medicinal Products
03/16/2015
Review
Overview of Amendments to Part One of the Russian Civil Code
02/06/2015
Report
Newsletter. Special Issue. Intellectual property. Change of Name of a Legal Entity. February 2015
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