Svetlana A. Volevich concentrates on litigation, securities regulations, mergers and acquisitions, employment and general corporate matters.

Representative Matters

Ms. Volevich’s engagements include advising:

  • one of Russia’s leading airlines on the $809 million refinancing of its debt portfolio
  • one of Russia’s largest oil and gas companies in negotiations and trial preparation with regard to contract disputes
  • one of Russia’s largest oil and gas companies in connection with construction of a refinery plant
  • one of Russia’s largest oil and gas companies in connection with its acquisition and disposal of assets in foreign jurisdictions
  • the leading Russian cellular communications company in Eurobond offerings on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange in 2002 and 2004
  • the leading Russian cellular communications company in Eurobond offering on the Irish Stock Exchange in 2008
  • a number of major Russian companies in connection with domestic and cross-border M and transactions
  • Russian companies in their reorganizations and in the issuance of securities
  • Russian and foreign companies in the Russian courts, including in disputes with governmental authorities
  • Russian and foreign companies before the Russian antitrust authorities
  • one of Russia’s largest oil companies in a dispute with its foreign investors in the United States.

Awards & Accolades

  • The Best Lawyers 2018 - ranked among top Corporate, International Arbitration, Litigation and Investment lawyers in Russia.
  • The Best Lawyers 2012 – 2017 - ranked among top Corporate and Litigation lawyers in Russia.
  • The Best Lawyers 2014 – 2017 - ranked among top Investment and International Arbitration lawyers in Russia.
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2014, 2017Svetlana Volevich is praised for her ‘very deep knowledge of Russian telecoms law’.

Languages

Russian
English