Andrey Zharskiy has definitely impressed us, he is very results-driven, extremely professional with a great attention to details
Andrey Zharskiy, is the ALRUD Law Firm partner, heading Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Industry Group, and Real Estate Practice.
Andrey has more than 20 years of experience in legal support of M&A/JV, commercial and infrastructure projects within energy and natural resources sectors advising leading international and Russian companies in respect to their high profile and large-scale transactions and JV in Russia and abroad. His expertise includes oil and gas downstream and upstream projects, LNG projects, mining projects in Russia and Africa, infrastructure projects and financing matters. Andrey assists Clients with all legal issues arising during project’s implementation, including on complicated regulatory issues related to subsoil use and environment.
We wanted a lawyer whom we can completely rely on and who understands our business and it's Andrey Zharskiy. He is a highly intelligent and experienced lawyer, responsive and reliable. He understands our business and our true needs, so that our interests and risks are always properly protected. Chambers Europe
In his real estate practice Andrey provides legal support with regard to complex infrastructure and construction projects and all types of real estate matters, including acquisition of real estate and lease matters, development projects, industrial and infrastructure projects in different sectors (including PPP matters) and all other legal matters related to real estate.
Andrey joined ALRUD in 2013 and became Partner in 2015. Before joining ALRUD he worked in one of the major Russian oil companies, subsequently was a head of international legal department of a large international group, where acquired vast experience in supporting energy, mining and real estate transaction not only in Russia, but in China and Africa as well.
Andrey is an Officer of the IBA “Mining law” Committee, he regularly speaks at Russian and international conferences on different issues related to oil&gas and mining in Russia.
Andrey graduated with honors from Belarusian State University in 1998, he holds a J.D. degree in civil law (2002) and a LLM degree from University of Manchester (1999). Andrey is an author of numerous publications on breach of contract and legal remedies, including based on UN Convention on international sale of goods.
in the acquisition of 14,16% in the Russian oil company Rosneft.
in respect to developing a coal deposit in the Kamchatka Krai including separate agreements with authorities regarding establishment of special investment regimes and infrastructure financing.
in respect to acquisition of majority stake in gold mines in Russia (gold deposit of federal importance) and JV project with existing shareholder.
(international investment and industrial group) in respect of implementation of a JV green field platinum mining project in Zimbabwe, Africa ( 3 bln USD project).
on investment and co-operation Agreement with Rosneft and long term drilling agreements.
in respect to different matters related to performance of the general construction contract and dealings with Russian subcontractors.
in offering to Gazprombank AO the option to purchase 49% share in the Elga coking coal deposit project for 34.3 billion rubles.
in respect of coal mining assets in the Kemerovo region, including regulatory and land matters.
on negotiation of FIDIC construction agreement and ancillary documents for a multifunctional complex in the city of Minsk.
in acquisition of dealer network through establishment of Real Estate Complex (Enterprise) and several joint ventures with Russian companies for selling Subaru vehicles.
on acquisition of Gallery Actor, mixed-use office and retail complex located in the center of Moscow.