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About our company

Avakov Tarasov & Partners has been practicing law since 1994. Our professional team of lawyers, tax advisors and accountants has accumulated considerable experience in that time. The combination of legal and tax services allows our clients to optimize their operations from a tax, corporate and legal perspective and provides for the legal protection of their economic interests both in Russia and abroad. In addition to long-term integrated services, our specialists also undertake concrete assignments aimed at solving the individual problems that may arise in the course of daily business activities.


Our working languages are Russian, English and German. The firm is a member of a number of different institutions and organizations as well as professional networks. We have stable partnership relations with a number of leading law and consulting firms in USA and Europe. We are on the list of the US Department of Commerce and have been nominated for several World Bank awards.


Our principles

Quality

Our main purpose is to satisfy all of your needs as completely as possible and to forewarn you against inadvisable actions.

Promptness

This is one of the key features of our service: you get it when you need it.

Confidentiality

While working with client information and documents, we observe rules of strict confidentiality. We exclude any possibility of information leakage even after our cooperation has ended.

Expertise

Our most important asset is the professionalism of our experts.

Individual approach

There is no vaccine to treat all diseases. Therefore, we avoid generalizations and treat each customer individually, answering specific needs.

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Our methods

Comprehensive legal support for current business activities

We can offer to supply you with the following comprehensive legal support for your business on a permanent basis:


a preliminary project study;

drafting of documents; 

legal analysis of the documents’ content in Russian, English, German or French; 

legal advice on concluding contracts with Russian and foreign parties; 

legal analysis of commercial disputes arising from business activities, including foreign economic relations; 

legal representation in courts of law, arbitration, tax and other state authorities; 

representation in tribunals, including international commercial arbitration, till the execution of a relevant judgment or award.


Preparation of due diligence, memorandums and legal opinions in all areas of business law

Many of our clients when they want to rely on an independent expert’s estimate ask our opinion about a problem or the content of a document. We then, at our client’s request, work out our written advisory opinion on the essence of the problem, make suggestions on possible solutions, point out probable complexities and give warnings about consequences of a certain action or inaction. 

Involvement in the implementation of a project

Having studied your problem we are prepared to participate directly in providing legal support for your project realization, We can participate in negotiations, represent you in dealings with your contracting parties, go on business trips, etc. 

The above is merely an outline of the comprehensive legal support we can offer your company. After having become acquainted with your particular circumstances, we will be prepared to offer you a program tailored to satisfy your specific needs. 


Our projects

Our fees

We apply a flexible fee policy, depending on the project.

Generally, we charge our clients for our legal services by hourly rates.

At the same time, we are ready to discuss a fixed sum of remuneration for our work

on some projects or to set payment as a percentage on the value of the project under implementation.  

Our firm’s policy is to charge reasonable and competitive fees for the services we render our clients.

The economic benefits resulting from our services significantly outweigh their cost.


Our clients

Our clients include small and mid-sized enterprises, international corporations and non-commercials. Our major corporate clients are active in the industries of Logistics, Energy, Finance, Real Estate, Whole Sale & Retail, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, IT & Electronics, etc.

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