Natalya is the Managing Partner of the Moscow office. She joined Vinson & Elkins in 1991, when the firm opened its Moscow office, and became a partner in 2000. She has extensive experience in, and has worked on, a significant number of complex international mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, securities, general corporate practice, and other corporate and project development transactions, principally focused on the energy/natural resources sector.
practice has involved many of the high-profile issues shaping Russia’s
corporate environment in recent years, including protection of minority
shareholders, creating joint ventures, and structuring corporate relationships
between Russian and non-Russian shareholders. She has recently worked on
significant projects involving Russia-destined joint ventures of major Chinese
companies, including oil and gas upstream, mining, and petrochemical projects.