Maya Petrova has been a Specialist Partner since September 2013 and is the Head of the Real Estate & Construction Practice at Borenius Russia.
Maya assists international and domestic companies on local and cross–border real estate investment projects (including green– and brownfield developments) and project financing transactions, including warranty obligations. She has vast experience in the legal aspects of urban planning regulations, in matters relating to the design, construction, commissioning and real estate facilities, as well as in liaising with state authorities in the course of administrative procedures related to development and construction. Besides the above, Maya advises on M&A transactions, including legal due diligence and advice on structuring.
Maya also represents clients in state commercial courts and courts of common jurisdiction, as well as in commercial arbitration tribunals. She acts as an expert on issues relating to real estate and construction in Russia in international arbitration proceedings, including in the City of Helsinki.