Specialising in

Mergers & Acquisitions and

International Arbitration


Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions

Sandakov & Partners advise on domestic and cross-border merger and acquisition transactions, including on the structuring of such transactions, their terms and conditions, pre-sale reorganisation, completion and integration. The firm's experience spans across several industry sectors.

International Arbitration

Sandakov & Partners advise and represent clients in international arbitrations before arbitral tribunals formed under the rules of major international arbitral institutions (LCIA, ICC, SCC, ICAC) as well as in ad hoc arbitrations. The firm's experience in this area covers shareholder and joint-venture disputes, damages and debt recovery. 

Russian Law Expert Opinion Evidence

Sandakov & Partners provide expert opinion evidence on Russian civil law in foreign litigation and arbitration. The firm's members have been specially trained to testify as experts, are knowledgeable in cross-examination techniques and experienced in withstanding intense cross-examinations.

Corporate & Commercial Law

Sandakov & Partners offer a wide range of services in the field of corporate and commercial law, including advice on corporate setup, shareholder rights and protections, directors' duties and liabilities, reorganisation and restructuring, international trade and sanctions, terms and conditions of business contracts.


About Sandakov & Partners

The Firm

Sandakov & Partners is a boutique legal consulting firm which specialises in cross-border mergers and acquisitions and international arbitration. It also provides top-quality advice on English and Russian corporate and commercial law and produces unchallengeable expert opinion evidence on Russian civil law in international litigation and arbitration.

The firm has a successful track record in international arbitration and in foreign litigation management. Its team consists of accomplished experts who boast decades of professional experience.

Owing to its team's knowledge and experience the firm is particularly well suited for dealing with matters that combine elements of English and Russian law.

Our Mission

At Sandakov & Partners, we treat each client matter with a customised and dedicated approach devoting all the attention it requires and delivering top-notch tailored service at a reasonable cost.

We help our clients navigate the fast-evolving legal environment and to achieve their business goals.

We are fast and accommodating in our response to clients’ legal needs providing them with comprehensive and reliable legal service.

We are flexible in our billing policies which makes our services suitable for matters of different size and value and for clients with different financial abilities.