Energy & Natural Resources in Russia

Debevoise has one of the leading Energy & Natural Resources practices in Russia and the CIS. It has a long history advising on high-stakes disputes and business-shaping transactions. Today, it works with many of Russia’s leading companies in the sector as well as with international corporations active in the region.

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Ranked as a leading firm in Russia for Energy and Natural Resources: Mining by Chambers Europe (2019) and as a leading firm for Energy & Natural Resources by Chambers Global (2020).


Recommended for Energy and Natural Resources in Russia by The Legal 500 EMEA (2021) and by IFLR1000 (2020).

“A unique combination of practical knowledge and theory, the ability to think outside the box in difficult situations.”

—The Legal 500 EMEA, 2021


Clients appreciate the lawyers’ “speed of response and their ability to think outside the box on complex problems.”

Chambers Europe, 2019

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Debevoise represents Norsk Hydro in its $10 billion negotiations with Gazprom to develop the Shtockman gas-condensate field in the Barents Sea

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Debevoise Advises Four large-scale oil and gas development projects in various regions of Russia (Sakhalin 1, 2 and 3 and the Kharyaga Project)

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