Technology, Media & Telecommunications in Russia

A Domestic Practice That Draws on Impressive Global Credentials


In Russia and the CIS, Debevoise’s global strength in advising technology, media and communications companies is apparent through its work with a wide range of clients active in the sector, on both transactional and contentious matters.

The Moscow team draws on its history in the region, applying an intricate understanding of domestic issues to high-profile matters in the sector. The team, which includes lawyers qualified in Russia, the UK and U.S., works alongside the firm’s dedicated group of sector-focused lawyers to advise major national and international media and telecommunications companies; financial institutions; family controlled groups; private equity investors and underwriters involved in media and telecommunications deals; and other major corporations with legal issues involving the media or telecommunications.

The team also has exceptional international support in core related areas such as intellectual property, often a key component of media and telecommunications deals, as well as in antitrust and tax.