Alexandra Sofronova
Senior associate
Alexandra Sofronova

21, 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Str.,
Moscow, 125047, Russia

Tel.: +7 (495) 935 8010
Fax: +7 (495) 935 8011

Alexandra Sofronova specialises in corporate law, including M&A transactions and joint ventures. She also advises on compliance issues related to Russian counter-sanctions.

Alexandra’s recent highlights are:

  • Advising on the merger of VTB Insurance and SOGAZ Group resulting in establishment of the largest insurance company on the market.
  • Advising on the purchase of a minority share in a gold mining company.
  • Conducting due diligence of a group owned by a distillery factory and supporting an M&A transaction on acquiring a stake in this group.
  • Supporting a transaction of a minority shareholder withdrawal from a joint venture through partial “buy-out” of the existing oil production business and intra-group debt restructuring.
  • Assisting in restructuring of a company owning an airport and acquiring a majority stake in it.
  • Advising on establishing of a joint venture as part of an airport construction project.
  • Advising on establishing of the joint venture by Russian companies aiming at merging video services under a single brand.
  • Conducting due diligence of a large pharmaceutical group as part of a cross-border transaction to acquire various groups of assets.
  • Prior to re-joining the Firm in 2023, she worked for a Russian law firm and in one of the largest investment companies in Russia.
  • Alexandra graduated from Faculty of Law at Lomonosov Moscow State University in 2015.

Member of Vologda Region Bar Association.

She is fluent in English.