Dechert is a leading global law firm with 27 offices throughout the world, including in Moscow and Almaty, as well as in the UK, the USA, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. We advise on matters and transactions of the greatest complexity, bringing energy, creativity and efficient management of legal issues to deliver commercial and practical advice for our clients. The firm's Russia-focused team advises companies and individuals in areas such as: banking, finance and capital markets; compliance (including anti-corruption and sanctions compliance); corporate/M&A and joint ventures; dispute resolution, including international arbitration and Russian commercial and shareholder disputes; employment/data privacy; financial services; general commercial; intellectual property and real estate and construction. Sector focuses in the region include energy, mining, life sciences, and technology, media, and telecommunications. Among other honours, Dechert's Moscow-based practices and lawyers are recommended by independent legal publications such as The Legal 500 EMEA and Chambers & Partners. The team has also received numerous industry awards, including CEE Legal Matters’ “Deal of the Year for Russia” for 2018 and Global Law Experts’ “International Full Service Law Firm of the Year in Russia” in 2018.