Qualified to practice in the Russian Federation only.
Vasilisa Strizh represents strategic and financial investors on complex corporate projects, including acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures, public and private equity offerings, and structured settlements, both in the United States and globally. She provides strategic advice on exit strategies for companies and funds seeking to restructure or liquidate their holdings. Vasilisa has served as the lead lawyer on cross-border deals for more than 20 years, successfully bridging cultural gaps in global investments. She brings deep knowledge of the unique international business environment and government expectations from the investor perspective.
Vasilisa uses her substantive international transactional skills when brokering negotiations between parties as they settle and agree on difficult terms, while minimizing the stressful aspects of corporate transactions. She also counsels clients on corporate governance and compliance matters and advises on capital market transactions and related regulatory matters. Vasilisa delivers creative and straightforward guidance for these clients while skillfully navigating challenging compliance, sanctions, anti-bribery, and corruption issues. Her work spans multiple industries, including mass media and telecommunications, financial services and emerging fintech platforms, and energy.
Recognized, Best Law Firms for Large-Cap M&A, Russia (Highly Recommended), Leaders League and Décideurs (2021, 2022)
Recognized, Corporate Law, Moscow, The Best Lawyers in Russia (2009–2022)
Recognized, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Moscow, The Best Lawyers in Russia (2009–2022)
Leading Individual, Commercial, Corporate & M&A, Russia, The Legal 500 EMEA (2021)
Recommended, Commercial, Corporate & M&A, Russia, The Legal 500 EMEA (2017–2020)
Recommended, TMT, Russia, The Legal 500 EMEA (2017–2021)
Ranked, Corporate/M&A, Russia, Chambers Global (2009–2022)
Ranked, Corporate/M&A, Russia, Chambers Europe (2009–2021)
Notable Practitioner, M&A, Russia, IFLR1000 EMEA (2021, 2022)
Recommended, Corporate/M&A, Pravo.ru-300 (2020)