Tim is a partner in Dentons’ Moscow and London offices. Tim is the Head of the Dentons Russian Banking & Finance Practice Group. He has worked on Russia-related transactions for more than 25 years and has developed a reputation as a leading expert among his peers and clients.
Tim specialises in cross-border transactions, financings of all types, including bilateral and syndicated lending, real estate finance, project finance and public-private partnership (PPP). Tim has a thorough understanding of the peculiarities of working with Russian and international financial institutions. This includes his two years of experience working in the Office of General Counsel of EBRD in London, on a working sabbatical (2001-2002).
In addition to his banking and finance capabilities, Tim has significant corporate experience, including M&A and joint ventures. He devotes particular attention to direct foreign investment projects including the structuring and implementation of Greenfield projects, as well as debt restructurings and insolvencies.
Tim also frequently travels to St. Petersburg, where he was based for 6½ years (1993-1999), during much of which period he acted as the office's Managing Partner.