Nikolay Feoktistov | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Nikolay Feoktistov
Nikolay Feoktistov

Nikolay Feoktistov

Local Partner, Moscow

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“When he comes across difficult issues, he will not say it does not work, he will look for creative solutions.”

Chambers Europe 2018


Nikolay is a partner in our Corporate/M&A practice. He focuses on M&A transactions and joint ventures. He has significant experience advising clients in natural resources, petrochemicals, TMT and financial services industries on domestic and cross-border corporate transactions. Nikolay also leads the Technology Working Group in Moscow.

Bars and Courts

  • Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation


  • Moscow State University, Law Faculty


  • Russian
  • English


Representation of X5 Retail Group, one of the leading Russian food retailers, on the acquisition of the supermarket business operating under the O'KEY brand, one of the largest retail chains in Russia.

Representation of Rostelecom, an unrivalled Russian leader in the telecom industry, on the acquisition of 75% of the developer of Sailfish mobile operating system.

Representation of Russian Aquaculture, one of the leading companies in the Russian fish market, on its disposal of Russian Fish Company, a leading distributor of chilled and frozen fish and seafood in Russia, to a pool of investors.

Representation of SIBUR Holding, the largest integrated petrochemicals company in Russia, on the acquisition of 100% interest in Tobolsk heat and power station from the Nordic power giant Fortum.

Representation of shareholders in the sale of the entire issued share capital in the Moscow region telecoms provider operating under the SMILE brand to Virgin Connect, a broadband operator and part of iconic Virgin Group.

Representation of Kazzinc Limited, the largest producer of zinc in Kazakhstan, on the acquisition of Zhairem Mining Plant for approximately US$280 mln, from ENRC, a leading diversified natural resources group.

Representation of Soda, one of the largest enterprises of the chemical industry in Russia, on the merge with Kaustik, the largest Russian company producing chemical products based on chlorine and hydrocarbon materials, which will result  in the creation of the 4th largest sodium producer worldwide.

Awards & Recognition

Ranked in Chambers Global, 2018, Corporate/M&A, Russia

Ranked in Chambers Europe, 2018, Corporate/M&A, Russia

Featured in The Legal 500, 2018, Corporate/M&A, Russia

Featured in Best Lawyers, 2019, Corporate Law, Russia