Goltsblat BLP

INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM GOLTSBLAT BLP ANNOUNCES FURTHER EXPANSION OF ITS COMMERCIAL PRACTICE  AND APPOINTMENT OF ALEXANDER SMIRNOV AS ITS HEAD

Within the scope of the firm’s overall strategy, this appointment is to expand the current capabilities for providing rapid and effective support for business on the various aspects of commercial/business law, contractual and regulatory matters encountered by our clients in their daily activities and in major transactions and projects.

Before joining Goltsblat BLP, Alexander headed up the legal departments of the biggest companies in their spheres and, for the last two years, that of Eastern Europe’s biggest alcohol holding company, with a staff of over 30 lawyers and providing full legal support for the holding company’s operations both in Russia and elsewhere.  

One of Alexander’s main objectives as Head of the Goltsblat BLP Commercial Practice will be to create for our clients effective and commercially justified instruments for identifying and minimising the legal risks constantly arising in business activities and the challenges posed by the dynamically changing legislation.
His specialization includes legal support of: foreign trade transactions (import-export operations), international distribution of output (structuring of a distribution network, development of distribution agreements, exclusivity and pricing matters), cross-border logistics, state purchases, leasing operations and so on.


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