CMS announces new Head of Real Estate in Russia

Vladislav will lead the top Real Estate practice in Russia, as acknowledged by the leading international legal directories Chambers and Legal 500.

Steven Shone, who has successfully led the CMS Real Estate group in Russia for more than 6 years, is relocating to China at the end of the year to support the development of CMS in China.

Vladislav Sourkov has twelve years’ experience in the real estate market in Russia and the CIS, and in 2007-2009 was included in the CRE 100 rating of the most influential people in the commercial real estate market.

"I am deeply honoured by the opportunity to head one of the best professional teams in the market. We are all having difficult times these days, but I strongly believe in our real estate market and am confident that we all have an exciting future here," commented Vladislav Sourkov.

“We are delighted to welcome Vladislav in his new position as Head of the CMS Real Estate practice in Russia and we are fortunate in being able to have a star like Vladislav to replace Steven”, says John Hammond, Chairman of CMS in Russia.