Specializations

Investment and construction law

The Law Firm provides comprehensive support in the field of investment and construction law, focused on the effective preparation, implementation, and acceptance of investments. This specialization includes:

  • preparation of the necessary documentation and participation in the process of selecting executives, as well as representation in the appeal proceedings against the decision on the selection of executives;
  • drafting and negotiating contracts with executives;
  • legal support of executives at the tender stage, as well as representation in the appeal proceedings against the decision on the selection of executives;
  • legal support and representation in proceedings to obtain permits or concessions necessary to carry out the investment;
  • comprehensive support in the pre-design phase, including drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements with geologists, design offices and other entities participating in the pre-design phase of the investment;
  • preparation of the necessary documentation and comprehensive legal support for the process of selecting a designer, as well as representation in the appeal proceedings against the decision on selecting a designer;
  • providing legal services for the designer at the tender stage, including providing opinions on tender documents, drafting questions to the investor, and providing explanations and answers to the investor’s questions;
  • drafting and negotiating contracts with the designer, including contracts for design work and author’s supervision and copyright;
  • comprehensive handling of matters related to the design process on the part of the investor or designer, including drafting and reviewing contracts, understandings and settlements, preparing speeches and applications and representation in administrative and court proceedings, as well as handling disputes arising from the implementation of contracts with designers;
  • preparation of necessary documents and representation of participants in the investment process in proceedings relating to construction permits, obtaining land rights and related compensation, including preparation of legal analyses and filing of appeals;
  • issuing opinions on contentious matters concerning approvals and administrative decisions necessary in the investment process;
  • preparation of documentation necessary in conducting bidding or tender proceedings for the selection of a contractor, and support in this regard;
  • providing legal services for the investors at the tender stage, including participation in tender committees or teams appointed by investors to select contractors;
  • providing legal services to contractors at the tender stage, including reviewing tender documents, providing legal consultation and support in drafting letters, bids and explanations;
  • drafting and negotiating contracts with the contractor, including consortium agreements, implementation agreements, executive agreements, subcontracting agreements, and agreements and documents on securing the proper performance of the investment;
  • representation in appeal proceedings against decisions on the selection of the contractor;
  • providing legal services of the entire process of investment implementation on the part of the investor or contractor, including drafting of contracts, conducting negotiations, support in communication and providing opinions on contentious issues;
  • providing legal services of the investment process on the basis of FIDIC on the part of the investor or contractor, including interpretation of FIDIC clauses, indication of optimal strategies for action, and support in the formulation of claims and responses to these claims;
  • providing legal support for the participants in the investment process at the stage of withdrawal from the contract;
  • providing legal services related to entering into the field for the implementation of the investment, including preparation of drafts of the agreements and settlements and negotiation of their content;
  • representation of investors and contractors in disputes related to the implementation of investments;
  • providing legal support for the investors and contractors in the procedure for acceptance of works, including preparation of acceptance documentation;
  • support and representation in the procedure for obtaining an occupancy permit at the administrative and court-administrative stages, including preparation of legal analyses and filing of appeals;
  • comprehensive legal assistance in the settlement of investments and representation in disputes;
  • legal services related to start-up of the investment, including drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts regarding equipment of the facility, purchase of process lines and installation of equipment, servicing, supply of utilities, facility management, monitoring and security;
  • providing legal support for the investors during the warranty and guarantee period, including assistance with qualification and removal of identified defects and activation of contractual safeguards, as well as comprehensive support for the assertion of warranty and guarantee claims, contractual penalties and damages;
  • providing legal support for the contractors during the warranty and guarantee period, including assistance in qualifying identified defects and resolving warranty and guarantee disputes, as well as preparing legal solutions to minimize the contractor’s liability for defects;
  • representation of the parties in disputes over investment defects in pre-litigation and court proceedings before common courts and arbitration courts, as well as in settlement and mediation proceedings;
  • providing legal support in the process of making changes to the investment, including assistance in obtaining approvals and decisions regarding the change, representation in administrative and administrative court proceedings, preparation of legal analyses, drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts with contractors, subcontractors, designers and contractors, and handling disputes arising therefrom.

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