Leading Russian law firm ALRUD announces promotion of Andrey Zharskiy to Partner at “Energy, natural resources and infrastructure”.
Andrey is active in legal supporting of national and international projects in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure area, including M&A projects, JV projects for natural resources development, construction projects in the said areas. Andrey performs due diligence and advices on deals structuring, negotiates and drafts transaction documentation and deals with other legal issues related to subsoil regulation and to project development (in Russia and abroad), advises on commercial contracts (service and construction contracts, commodities sale).
Founding Partners of ALRUD Maxim Alekseyev and Vassily Rudomino and other Partners are sure that this promotion will allow the practice to maintain its competitive position in the respective market segment and will open new development prospects for the company as a whole.
“We are delighted to welcome Andrey to the partnership. His outstanding reputation and extensive experience in Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure industry sectors will significantly enhance our offering to the firm’s key clients and strengthen the firm’s position on the competitive market”, Senior Partner Maxim Alekseyev commented.
Andrey Zharskiy joined ALRUD in 2013 as a Senior Associate. Before joining ALRUD Andrey worked as a senior lawyer in one of major Russian oil companies, and as the head of international legal department of an international industry and investment group listed on London stock exchange.
As an ALRUD associate Andrey advised Seadrill Limited / North Atlantic Drilling Ltd, Gazpromneft, Vi Holding, Vimetco N.V.
Andrey is ranked by Chambers Global 2015 as energy specialist who advises on M&A, joint ventures and regulatory matters both in Russia and internationally. Clients admire his ability to “ask testing questions and think through issues very carefully” adding that he is “very good at managing the process and getting things running”.