The Cathay Associates network member in Moscow, Russia:
Liniya Prava Law Firm

Established: 2000

Staff: 45

“The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.”

—  John D. Rockefeller Jr.

LP Law Firm is included in the list of top 15 companies that provide services on the territory of the Russian Federation. The Firm provides comprehensive legal solutions for 15 practices in 24 sectors of the economy. The team includes 40 lawyers with deep knowledge of Russian law and international experience.


Recommended by IFLR 1000

Recommended by Best Lawyers

Recommended by The Legal 500

Recommended by Chambers & Partners


  • Advising Telene S.A.S., a major French supplier of innovative chemistry, on structuring business with Russian counterparties (including advice on financial transaction and pledge over movable assets, on-going legal support in relation to various corporate, commercial and finance issues)
  • Advised Gruma (the world’s largest corn flour and tortillas producer) on USD 2 mln dispute with a local energy supplier
  • Advising Agrowill Group, the largest Lithuanian agricultural producer, on sale of business and assets in Crimea to a private investor
  • Advising Anhui Anli Material Technology Co., Ltd., the Chinese producer of synthetic leather and resins, on acquisition of a controlling stake in a Russian leather production plant in Chekhov from a group of private investors
  • Advised Arc International on construction of USD 100 mln glass manufacturing plant in Kaliningrad
  • Advising Keda Industrial (Hong Kong) Limited on USD 78 mln plant construction project for ceramic granite production in the Togliatti SEZ
  • Advising a leading Turkish construction company on expanding its business in Russia
  • Support of the project related to the Metro line construction in “New” Moscow with participation of the largest construction corporation of China, China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC)
  • Advised RD Construction, a leading developer of A-grade commercial, industrial and residential projects in Russia, on a potential USD 33 mln dispute with its client, Russian top 3 telecom operator
  • Advised RD Construction, a leading developer of A-grade commercial, industrial and residential projects in Russia, on CEO risks related to managing a construction company in Russia
  • Advising PJSC Mobile TeleSystems, a major Russian telecom company, on acquisition of a subsidiary of SMARTS in Mariy El
  • Advising a cryptocurrency financial advisory firm on a legal framework for cryptocurrency transactions and international regulation on anti-money laundering
  • Advising the world’s leading provider of innovative video surveillance products and solutions in the course of corporate restructuring in Russia
  • Advised Wangsu Science & Technology Co on acquisition by its subsidiary in Russia of a stake in a major Russian cloud storage services provider
  • Legal advice and other consultancy services in connection with tender procedures for the right to conclude a concession agreement to construct facilities in the Astrakhan Region for the automatic record, transfer and processing of data on road traffic offences
  • Project for securities offering for restructuring of Utair 43 bln ruble debt
  • Legal support on structuring and placement of 4 bond issues of State Company Russian Highways (Avtodor)
  • Legal support of consolidation and reorganization of legal entities within the framework of the Vnukovo Airport corporate structure
  • Advising China Development Bank (CDB) Henan branch on USD 750m aircraft financial deal involving lease of 16 Airbus A320 and A321 to Aeroflot Russian Airlines


Andrey Novakovskiy

Managing Partner

Vadim Konyushkevich


Dmitriy Chepurenko




The Company cooperates with Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, State Duma of the Russian Federation, the Central Bank, Housing Mortgage Lending Agency (HMLA), Association of Regional Banks of Russia and a range of other entities in the context of the development of a modern and effective legal regulation system for the financial industry in the Russian Federation.

Liniya Prava law officers actively support the law-making activities of state administration agencies of the Russian Federation, in particular those regulating: banking business, investment fund activities, public and private companies, as well as nonprofit institutions; disclosure of information by the securities market; property registration and insolvency procedures. Company experts took part in the development of a number of legislative drafts.

International banking and development institutions

In the sphere of modern mortgage regulation, project financing and secured transactions, the Company’s legal officers effectively collaborate with the World Bank (the World Bank), European Bank of Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation in the development of solutions customized to be used in Russia.

Professional community

Company experts work together with business associations and participate in sectoral committee activities and work groups. Partners and lawyers of Liniya Prava are members of Expert Council for Information Transparency of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, National Association of Concession Operators and Long-Term Infrastructure Investors (NACOLTII), Legal Subcommittee of NSMA Derivatives Committee, Antitrust Regulation Commission, All-Russian Public Organization “Business Russia” under antitrust ombudsman, Primary Stock Committee of PJSC Moscow Exchange, Expert Committee of Federal Property Management Agency, NSMA Council for Concession Projects, Public-Private Partnership Commission of CCI of the Russian Federation, work groups of MSC for the improvement of legal regulation of corporate relations and securitization work group of CB of the Russian Federation, and the Expert Council for Safeguarding Competition at the Financial Services Market under FAS of Russia.

In late 2016, Liniya Prava joined the ranks of Association of European Businesses members.


  • Antitrust Law and Procurements
  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Digital Law
  • Dispute Resolution and Insolvency
  • Foreign Investments
  • Labor and Immigration Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Clients
  • Project Finance and PPP
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Tax Law
  • Venture Capital and IP
  • White Collar Crime



Business Centre «Rosso Riva», 5th Floor, 4 Shluzovaya naberezhnaya, Moscow, 115114, Russia

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