22 March 2007
EPA&P sponsors M&A conference “Adding value to business during sale” in Moscow

An annual practical conference on M&A issues “Adding value to business in sale” was held in Moscow today. The official partner of the event hosted by The Moscow Times was Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners Law Offices. The firm’s lawyers were in attendance to share their expertise on acting in M&A transactions.

The Moscow Times conference traditionally covers the most pressing issues in M&A, restructuring and sale of business, and attracts legal and business community’s leading figures in the increasingly active Russian M&A market.

Official partner of the event was Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners Law Offices, a top Russian M&A legal consultancy. The firm’s lawyers shared with the audience their practical experiences of acting on M&A transactions.

EPA&P’s senior attorney Grigory Chernyshov spoke on “Major elements of deal structuring. Role of due diligence”. The firm’s lawyer Ekaterina Medeyko addressed “Limitations of stock turnover as a vehicle for protecting business partners’ rights”.

EPA&P has been previously recognized by the “Mergers and Acquisitions” magazine among the top ten M&A advisors on transactions involving Russian companies in 2006.