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Land and urban-planning law
We help our clients to find their ways in rather controversial and rapidly changing Russian land laws and urban-planning legislation. We perform urban-planning audit of properties in order to clarify the risks for their future development. We provide legal support in transactions involving municipal and state land, preparing and changing urban-planning documentation required for construction and development.

Real estate transactions
We provide full scale of legal services involving real estate, including legal due diligence of real estate properties, leading most demanding real estate transactions and executing local real estate deals, providing legal support in cadastral and state registration of  real estate and transactions therewith.

Construction legal support
Our lawyers have extensive expertise in all stages of construction in Russia and provide complex legal support of development projects acting as a project legal team integrated into the project management group. We assist in obtaining initial permissive documentation for construction, positive conclusions of design expertise, building permits, commissioning permits. We do not only cover the legal aspects of construction projects, but also have deep understanding of the technical aspects in construction, having an honorable builder of the Russian Federation as a part of our team.

Mergers and acquisitions
Our lawyers have supported a number of cross-border corporate transactions, as well as domestic deals, including mergers, divestments and acquisitions, joint ventures, reorganizations, involving real estate element and other assets as an ultimate goal for the transaction. We conduct legal due diligence preceding corporate transactions, as well as have extensive experience in legal support of corporate transactions at any stage.

Litigation and pre-trial settlements
MAKI practices in litigations and pre-trial settlements and represents both Russian and Western clients in all stages of state courts, as well as arbitration. A number of cases won by our lawyers relate to development projects and corporate transactions.

Commercial, corporate and transactional law
MAKI advises clients on commercial, corporate and transactional law, currency control and regulations and other aspects of conducting business in Russia, including client representation in federal and local authorities.


Areas of expertise

– Land and urban-planning law – Real estate transactions – Construction legal support – Mergers and acquisitions – Litigation and pre-trial settlements –