Anastasia Dergacheva counsels major Russian and international companies across multiple industries, including telecommunications, media and entertainment, and technology. Anastasia’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, licensing, outsourcing, and general commercial transactions. Anastasia also advises clients on various regulatory aspects of mass media, IT business, e-commerce, and data transfers. As a part of her pro bono practice, Anastasia regularly counsels charities and individuals on various aspects of nonprofit laws.
Advised the Russian unit of a Japanese multinational technology and media conglomerate on the production and distribution of feature-length films.
Advised major US and European cable TV channels on various regulatory and contractual matters relating to the distribution of their channels in Russia.
Advised a European power major on its acquisition of a controlling stake in a Russian energy company.
Advised a European major cement manufacturer and a fully owned subsidiary of another European cement manufacturer on the acquisition of a 100% interest in a Russian manufacturer of building materials owned by a European global company.
Advised the world’s largest train maker on its strategic joint venture with Russia’s largest producer of locomotives and rail cars.
Advised a consortium of international investment funds in acquiring a strategic minority stake in a prominent Russian power generation company.
Advised international pharmaceutical companies on distribution of their products in Russia.
Advised a global provider of technology solutions for the construction industry on its acquisition of the Russian business of a company that develops and sells mobile-enabled software for construction projects.
Advised one of the largest US diversified media and information groups on the acquisition, through a joint venture with its Russian partner, of one of Russia’s oldest regional portals from one of the world’s largest integrated telecommunications services operators.
Moscow State University, Russia, 2007, J.D. equivalent