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Freshfields wins Russia M&A Legal Adviser of the Year Award

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP has been named Russia M&A Legal Adviser of the Year at the Mergermarket Europe M&A Awards 2019.

The annual awards recognise the exceptional achievements of the top M&A dealmakers.

Mikhail Loktionov, Moscow office managing partner said: “Freshfields M&A practice in Russia combines the knowledge, experience and energy of the whole firm to solve our clients' most complex challenges. Securing Freshfields’ support is viewed by our clients as a formidable advantage when planning their next strategic move. This award is testament to the skills and combined expertise of our entire firm.”

Innokenty Ivanov, Moscow head of global transactions group said: “I am delighted to receive another recognition of our leading position built on hard work and a steadfast commitment to our clients. Over the last year, we have cemented this status further, having led on the largest deals in Russia’s four top economic sectors by deal value: energy, transportation, retail and telecoms.”

The awards took place in London at the Banqueting House, Whitehall on Wednesday, 4 December 2019.

Mergermarket is a global provider of M&A data and intelligence.


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