Vitaly Mozharowski

Partner Moscow, Head of Real Estate & Construction

"Vitaly Mozharowski is a very highly regarded and long-established real estate expert, focusing on large projects. He receives praise for his regulatory expertise, particularly relating to construction issues on large-scale and long-term development projects." (Chambers Europe 2016)
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  • 20+ years’ experience in real estate and construction.
  • Focused on legal support of large-scale foreign and domestic Greenfield and Brownfield investment projects, financing and collaterals, infrastructure, construction and permitting issues, land law and zoning, natural resources and environmental matters.
  • Also specialising in commercial and industrial real estate transactions, dealing with local authorities and privatisation, acquisitions, leases, mortgages, easements.
  • Examples of this work range from legal advice on: construction of the Russian Sector of the South/TurkStream Offshore Pipeline project and Nord Stream project; re-development of the Sheremetyevo International Airport (Moscow); representing Akkuyu NPP in connection with the nuclear power project in Akkuyu, Turkey; and supporting Mars LLC on acquisition of a land plot for construction of a new plant, etc.
  • Clients include Mars, Saint-Gobain, Coca Cola, Lafarge, Danone, Nissan, Guardian, Kronospan, Kimberly-Clark, Komatsu, and Teva Pharmaceuticals.
  • Top-ranked (Band 1) for Real Estate and Construction in Chambers Europe since 2011.

Work Experience

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Offshore Pipeline project

Advising on construction of the Russian Sector of the South/TurkStream Offshore Pipeline project from Russia to the EU: land acquisition, spatial planning, environmental, corporate, finance, constructions, permitting and regulatory, etc. Also advising Nord Stream AG on legal aspects of laying the Russian part of the gas pipeline along the bottom of the Baltic Sea: forestry, farm land use limitations, land allocation, change of land category, environmental aspects, maritime matters, government and international matters, construction, regulatory, permits and licences, etc.


International Airport

Providing comprehensive legal support to Sheremetyevo International Airport (Moscow) for reconstruction of terminals, construction of an underground tunnel under the airfield and the airport expansion matters. Representing the client towards a syndicate of banks in a Terminal Reconstruction project, dealing with governmental and regulatory authorities, corporate, finance and tax matters.


Federal Laws

Drafting Sochi-2014 Winter Olympics Federal Laws (land, development, construction, investment, environmental aspects, infrastructure, town planning, re-zoning, budget, tax, migration, etc. matters).


Nuclear Power Construction

Representing Akkuyu NPP (Rosatom subsidiary) in connection with one of the biggest nuclear power construction projects in the world including EPC services, project finance, power purchase agreement, technology transfer and all other related aspects of this Greenfield nuclear project of huge significance to Turkey and Russia (together with Pillsbury law firm).


National HQ Office Leases

P&G, Motorola, Toyota Bank, Alfa Bank, Philips, Nike, Volkswagen, Mitsubishi, Saint Gobain, Unilever, Panasonic, Astra-Zeneca, Mars etc. - national HQ office leases, lease terms re-negotiations, litigation and other.


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