Evgeny Chernyavsky | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Evgeny Chernyavsky
 Evgeny Chernyavsky

Evgeny Chernyavsky

Associate, Moscow

T +7 495 787 3042

E echernyavsky@whitecase.com

Overview

Evgeny is an associate of our Corporate practice. He focuses on domestic and cross-border corporate transactions and intellectual property matters. Evgeny advises clients on acquisitions, and is regularly involved in conducting due diligence, of Russian companies.

Before joining White & Case in 2012, Evgeny worked at a leading international law firm in Moscow.

Bars and Courts

  • Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation

Education

  • National Research University "Higher School of Economics", Faculty of Law, Moscow

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Experience

One of the state-owned investment funds on the due diligence project (covering corporate, regulatory, licensing, disputes, antimonopoly, environmental, contractual, intellectual property, employment and other issues) related to the proposed investment into several Russian companies.

TeliaSonera on MegaFon's US$1.18 billion acquisition of a Russian mobile broadband services provider Scartel/Yota from Alisher Usmanov's Garsdale.

VTB Capital in connection with the acquisition of a stake in Russian Fitness Group, the largest fitness operator, operating under the World Class, World Class LITE and FizKult brands.

VTB Capital in the VTB Group's US$3.55 billion acquisition of Tele2 Russia from Tele2 AB as a private equity investment.

MIH Allegro B.V. in its acquisition of 18.6% of Avito Holding AB in exchange for a Russian online classifieds operation and cash investment.