Pepeliaev Group is a leading Russian law firm offering the full range of legal services in all regions of Russia, in most former Soviet countries and abroad. Over 160 lawyers in Moscow, St Petersburg, Krasnoyarsk, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Vladivostok, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Seoul provide legal assistance to over 1,500 companies operating in various industries. 50% of these are international corporations implementing long-term investment projects in Russia.
The firm has specialised practice groups:
- Korean Desk with an office in Seoul - to provide legal services to Korean companies in Russia and Russian investors doing business in Korea;
- Chinese Desk with offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou - to provide legal services to Chinese companies in Russia and Russian investors doing business in China.
The firm's key practice areas:
- legal support for investment projects in Russia;
- tax law & tax disputes;
- foreign currency regulation and control;
- administrative law defense of business;
- corporate law / mergers and acquisitions;
- antimonopoly regulation;commercial practice;
- banking and finance practice;
- real estate & construction;
- dispute resolution and mediation;
- intellectual property and trademarks;
- customs law and foreign trade regulation;
- criminal law defense of business;
- employment and migration law;
- legal protection of information;
- professional translation.
Pepeliaev Group is a leader in providing comprehensive legal services in Russia. Every year Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners name the firm as the best in the category of taxation. International ratings agencies, including Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500, PLC Which Lawyer, IFLR1000, World Tax, Pravo – 300, Expert Ranking Agency and others, recommend the firm's real estate and construction, corporate, M&A, employment and migration law, dispute resolution and mediation, intellectual property and trademarks, antimonopoly regulation and bankruptcy practices for doing business in Russia.
The assessment of clients and lawyers is that Pepeliaev Group has an unrivalled reputation on the legal market (Pravo – 300 Rating for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015).Pepeliaev Group is represented by two legal entities, which are namesakes. One is a limited liability company, while the other is an attorneys’ bureau of the city of Moscow. Their relationship is constructed based on a general agreement for the provision of legal assistance.The firm is a member of the international association of law firms TerraLex and the global network Taxand.
Managing Partner- Sergey Pepeliaev
Official website: https://www.pgplaw.com/
Office in Moscow
Floor 15 Entrance 7, WTC-II, 12 Krasnopresnenskaya nab., Moscow, 123610, Russia
Tel.: +7 (495) 967-00-07 Fax: +7 (495) 967-00-08
E- mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office in Saint-Petersburg
Golden Shpalernaya Business Centre, 54 Shpalernaya St, St Petersburg, 191015, Russia
Tel.: +7 (812) 640-60-10 Fax: +7 (812) 640-60-20
Office in Krasnoyarsk
Business Center "Vesna" 3A, Vesny St., Krasnoyarsk, 660077, Russia
Tel.: +7 (391) 277 73 00 Fax: +7 (391) 255 07 07
Office in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Floor 3, Office 302, 31-B/1, Kommunistichesky prospect, Green Palace Business Center, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin Region, 693000, Russia
T.: + 7 4242 321 221 F.: + 7 495 967 00 08
Contacts in Shanghai Office
1006, Union Building, 100 Yan'an East Road, Shanghai, 200002, P. R. China
Contacts in Guangzhou
Unit 2117, South Tower, World Trade Centre, 371-375 Huanshi Dong Road, Guangzhou, 510095, P.R.China
Contacts in Beijing
Room 1203, Guangming Office Building, No.42Liangmaqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100125, P. R. China
Alliance between Pepeliaev Group and Russin & Vecchi Sukhanova Street, 6V, Suite 1 Vladivostok, 690091 Russia
T: 7-4232-43-30-33; 43-23-00 F: 7-4232-43-23-66
Partner, Head of St Petersburg Office
Business Development Manager(Chinese Desk)
Head of IP Practice
Head of M&A Group
Head of Practice
Head of Sakhalin Office
Head of Shanghai Office
Head of Siberian Office
Head of Beijing Office
Law Firm of the Year Awards
- Tax Law in Russia (2018)
Top Listed National Awards
- Top Listed in Russia in Tax Law with 7 lawyers
Top Listed City Awards
- Top Listed in Moscow in Tax Law with 6 lawyers
About Our Clients
Philips, British American Tobacco, Indesit Company, Oriflame, Reckitt Benckiser, Nike, JTI, Johnson & Johnson, etc.
Coca-Cola, Harry’s, Danone, Frito Lay, Hortex, Ritter Sport, Castel Freres, William Grant & Sons Group, etc.
Castorama, Metro Cash & Carry, Zara, etc.
Oil and gas industry
Gazprom, Orenburggazprom, Gazprom neft, Shell, Schlumberger, Petro Alliance, Sakhalin Energy, Parker Drilling Company, Chevron Neftegaz, Transneft, Rosneft, Caspian Pipeline Consortium, Mosenergo, etc.
Metallurgy & mining
Alcoa, RUSAL, Basic Element, Hydro Aluminium, Halliburton, etc.
Telecommunications & IT
Rostelecom, Vimpel-Communications, Mobile TeleSystems, Equant (Orange Business Services), Nokia Siemens Networks, Interregional Transit Telecom, TeliaSonera, Moscow City Telephone Network, Forte Netservices, International Communications Company, CTC-Media, Rambler Internet Holding, ER-Telecom, etc.
Financial services, banking, insurance, investment
AIG Russia, Aon, WestLB Vostok, OTP Bank, MICEX Group, Commerzbank, Renaissance Capital, Citibank, Troika Dialog, Investment Fund of Kazakhstan, Russian Land Bank, Rosnanotech, Rosgosstrakh, Dresdner Bank, etc.
Kronospan, Zavod Khimichekikh Reagentov, Guardian Industries, Access Industries, Honeywell, Skamol, Caterpillar Tosno, Baltreagent, etc.
Independent Media, CTC Media, Prof-Media, The Business World Publishing Group, Thomson Reuters, etc.
Renault, Ford, Volkswagen, Scania, Kamaz, BMW, Rolf, Hyundai Motor, Jaguar Land Rover, Peugeot, KIA Motors, Komatsu, Marcopolo, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Aeroflot, DHL Logistic, Maersk, etc.
Messe Duesseldorf GmbH, Moscow State University, Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Liden & Denz, Domina Hotels, etc.
Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare
Johnson & Johnson, Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly, Roche, Merz, Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, etc.
* All names are disclosed with the permission of clients.
Chief Marketing Officer
+7 495 967 0007
Senior BD Manager
+7 495 967 00 07
Firm Practice Areas
- Arbitration and Mediation
- Banking and Finance Law
- Capital Markets Law
- Competition / Antitrust Law
- Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice
- Corporate Law
- Criminal Defense
- Customs and Excise Law
- Energy and Natural Resources Law
- Environmental Law
- Family Law
- Health Care Law
- Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- International Arbitration
- Media Law
- Mergers and Acquisitions Law
- Real Estate Law
- Tax Law
Firm News & Media
3A, Vesny St., Business Center "Vesna"
7 391 277 73 00
12 Krasnopresnenskaya nab
Floor 15 Entrance 7, WTC-II
7 495 967 00 07
Golden Shpalernaya Business Centre
54 Shpalernaya Street
St. Petersburg 191015
7 812 640 60 10