Mikhail Basisty, Partner, Corporate
I am a member of the firm's Russia & CIS Group and have experience in advising entrepreneurs and businesses from the CIS region, particularly Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine.
I specialise in cross-border corporate and commercial matters and regularly advise clients on private acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures and corporate governance issues.
I have experience in advising clients from a number of industry sectors, in particular, energy and natural resources, technology, media & telecoms and transport.Recent transactions that I have worked on include advising JSC KazMunaiGas EP on the acquisition of 50% JSC Mangistaumunaigas and providing advice on general corporate matters and issues related to its listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange, advising a major Ukrainian business group on a joint venture to operate a major airline and assisting two Russian businesses with structuring their international IP holdings and operations.
I speak Russian (native), English and Italian.