Secretan Troyanov Schaer
Swiss Law Firm in Russia
Our firm looks back on nearly thirty years experience in servicing an international clientele. We focus on clients (multinational corporations, banks, SMEs, individuals) rather than particular areas of law.
Our expertise in house and our network of correspondents and contacts allow us to achieve results and provide solutions in a timely and cost-efficient manner. Most client matters have an international connotation, and all our team speaks and writes Russian and at least one foreign language fluently.
Our participation in international legal networks (Legal Network International; International Practice Group) enables us to provide advice and support to our clients in all major jurisdictions.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
We advise international corporations and SMEs on all legal and practical aspects of market entry (Russia and Switzerland).
We assist with all corporate matters (shareholders' meetings, changes to Company Register, corporate governance etc.).
Our lawyers are experts in drafting and negotiating international trade agreements and other contracts.
Russian employment law is complex and contains many pitfalls which we can help you avoid.
Our team helps with pre-trial negotiations, with alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation or arbitration and with litigation.
We provide advice on various aspects of administrative law.
Compliance and Regulatory
We assist in analyzing risks and developing strategies in various compliance areas (including privacy law).
We advise clients on cross border banking, financial services and exchange control rules (regulatory and transactional issues).
We help with matters of family law (prenuptial and postnuptial agreements), wills and inheritance law, private banking and taxes.