Winston & Strawn boost Moscow office with Norton Rose hire

February 13, 2012 US firm Winston & Strawn has boosted its Moscow practice with the hire of Norton Rose finance partner Andrei Yakovlev.

Yakovlev will divide his time between Winston & Strawn’s London and Moscow offices, as he did while at Norton Rose. His practice is focused on international debt and equity capital markets, M&A and sovereign finance matters, and international arbitration for disputes involving finance and foreign investment.

Winston & Strawn’s managing partner Tom Fitzgerald said Yakovlev’s hire would enable the firm to services increased corporate finance activity from emerging markets.

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