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Tamara Vasiljeva, Senior Associate, Corporate

Tamara Vasiljeva, Senior Associate, Corporate, Fieldfisher

I am a Senior Associate in the Corporate department of London office. I am a member of the firm's Russia & CIS Group and have extensive experience in advising Russian-speaking clients from the CIS region on corporate and commercial matters.

I specialise in and regularly advise clients on mergers and acquisitions, including private and public M&A and cross-border transactions, as well as joint ventures, equity and capital markets, corporate restructurings, corporate governance and general corporate and commercial matters.

My recent projects include acting for JSC KazMunaiGas Exploration Production in respect of US$1.95 billion tender offer launched by the company for its GDRs and shares valued at US$5.6bn and delisting from the Official List of the London Stock Exchange and the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange. Prior to the delisting I advised the company on joint venture arrangements with MOL Group and First International Oil Corporation Group in respect of the production stage of the Fedorovskoe oil field in Kazakhstan as well as joint venture arrangements with CITIC Group in respect of Karazhanbasmunai JSC. I also assisted JSC KazMunaiGas Exploration Production with compliance matters related to its listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange as well as acted for the company on the acquisition of 49% interest in JSC Karpovskiy Severniy from MOL Group. 

I joined Fieldfisher in 2013, having been admitted by Queen Mary, University of London to a Degree of Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours and awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice with Distinction by the College of Law, and having trained with one of the international law firms in the City of London.