Partner, Moscow, Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions
Dr. Ekaterina Dedova is a partner in Bryan Cave Leighton Pasiner's Corporate/M&A group. She advises clients on cross-border transactions, including global M&A, restructuring and joint ventures, in established and emerging markets throughout the world.
For several years in a row, Ekaterina has been named a recommended lawyer in Corporate/M&A and Telecommunications, Media and Technologies (TMT) according to the Legal 500 EMEA and Chambers Europe. IFLR1000 notes that Ekaterina has “High level of responsiveness and very deep knowledge and understanding of the client's need. High level of professionalism.” Ekaterina was also selected by peers as one of the best lawyers in Russia in the field of Information Technology Law, according to Best Lawyers in Russia 2019 Edition.
Ekaterina Dedova advises a number of world-leading corporations, privately and publicly held companies, in the following areas:
- Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. Advises companies in various industries in global M&A transactions which often involve multiple jurisdictions. Effective in directing large teams of lawyers and accountants to assist clients in structuring, negotiating, implementing and closing international transactions.
- Joint ventures and strategic alliances. Advises companies in negotiating, structuring, operating and exiting international equity joint venture arrangements, licensing, distribution and manufacturing agreements, collaborative marketing arrangements and other strategic alliances.
- Pre- and post-acquisition integration and restructurings. Advises companies on post-acquisition restructurings including significant experience in complex reorganizations and group restructurings.
Ekaterina is a partner within our Moscow office.