Emil Shagiakhmetov advises public and private companies on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures, private equity, corporate restructurings, and investments as well as general corporate governance matters. Emil has experience in advising clients on complex domestic and cross-border transactions in various industries, including retail, ecommerce, and technology. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, he was an associate in the Moscow office of a leading international law firm.
Matters handled prior to joining Morgan Lewis.
Uber on the $3.8 billion combination of its assets in Russia and the CIS region with Yandex Taxi
VTB Bank on the acquisition of 50%+1 share of RTC Group (Rustranscom). RTC Group's primary business is the provision of rail freight services and leasing of rolling stock, primarily in Russia and Kazakhstan
Silk Road Fund on the acquisition of a 9.9% stake in a Russian petrochemical company Sibur from Leonid Mikhelson
Mitsui & Co. Ltd. on its acquisition of a 10% stake in R-Pharm, one of Russia’s largest pharmaceutical companies
Mitsubishi Corporation on the acquisition of a 25% stake in UNIQLO Russia and joint venture arrangements with Fast Retailing Co.
RDIF on the first round of investment in the Russian developer and manufacturer of innovative surgical robots
Antonina Samsonova and other investors on the sale of 100% of Q&A platform TheQuestion to Yandex group
Mitsubishi Corporation on acquisition of Intermark Auto (operating lease and fleet management, Russia)
Mitsubishi Corporation on investment in online automotive information and communications platform Autospot
Sberbank of Russia in over €900 million financing of acquisition of a number of shopping malls in Moscow and St. Petersburg by FORTGROUP from Immofinanz Group
National Research University Higher School of Economics, 2014, Specialist in Law