Foreign Investments


When providing international companies with legal advice, Levant and partners law firm acts as a guide of direct foreign investments into Russia. Legal advice provided within the framework of foreign investments may refer to all areas of the firm’s practice. We complete the following tasks:


Initial advising to foreign investor


  • Incorporation issues;
  • Licensing of distinct types of activity;
  • State regulation of certain aspects of business.


Development of effective model of investing


  • Acquisition of the existing business;
  • Creation of new business structures;
  • Foundation of subsidiaries and representative offices;
  • Foreign staff employment.


Legal support of investment projects financing


  • Working out of a project financing scheme, tax optimization of financing;
  • Drafting of all required documentation including contracts and agreements;
  • Assistance in meeting of currency control requirements;
  • Profit repatriation schemes.