FBK Legal


Myasnitskaya Street, 44/1
Moscow, 101000

+7 (495) 737-53-53

Key contacts:

BD manager: Ksenia Chernoivanova
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Managing Partner, Attorney at Law: Nadezhda Orlova
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Marketing assistant: Tatyana Korobko
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Quick facts:

Number of advisors: 30+
Network memberships: FBK Grant Thornton
Active since: over 30 years in the market
Languages: Russian, English, German, French, Spanish

  • FBK Legal law firm is part of audit and consulting FBK Grant Thornton Group, established in 1990. From 1995 to 2014 FBK was the member PKF International. Since August 1, 2014 FBK has gained its membership in Grant Thornton International Ltd.
  • FBK is consistently ranked among the top firms in the sector. We offer diversified tax-related services: from tax consulting, tax planning and tax structuring (including international) and performing tax due diligence as well as transfer pricing and tax monitoring services.
  • FBK Legal tax litigation practice offers diversified services: preparation of taxpayers for tax audits; support of tax audits; protection of taxpayers at the pre-trial stage of settlement of tax disputes; protection of taxpayers in courts; refund/offset of overpaid taxes and fees; tax mediation; legal assistance to organizations and industry associations in law-making activities in the field of taxation.
  • One of FBK Legal principal advantages is that its clients benefit from legal skills of our lawyers and back up support of consultants, auditors, accountants and appraisers from FBK Company and Grant Thornton International offices.
  • Industry sector expertise: oil and gas, energy, machine engineering, chemical, retail, pharmaceuticals, credit and finance, real estate and investment, IT, TMT, transport, construction & materials, private clients.

Compliance management

  • Business model optimisation
  • Economic modelling
  • Policy design
  • IP management
  • Technology services

Corporate tax matters

  • Cross-border project management
  • Restructuring
  • Cost-sharing arrangements
  • APAs
  • Transactions
  • M&A
  • Environmental
  • Financial services
  • Corporate taxes
  • Technology
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Value chains

Dispute resolution

  • Audit defence
  • Audit support
  • Competition/anti-trust cases
  • Dispute resolution
  • Pre-litigation
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Controversy management

Tax advisory

  • Tax consulting
  • International tax advisory

Indirect tax

  • VAT
  • GST
  • Customs

Nadezhda Orlova
Managing Partner, Attorney at Law

Recent matter highlights:

  • Issuance of Comfort Letters related to the issue of eurobonds by the largest company in the Russian leasing market

Tatiana Matveicheva
Partner, Head of Tax consulting practice

Recent matter highlights:

  • Extensive audit in taxes of some intra-group transactions of huge international company that aimed to identify potential tax risks

Alexander Grigoriev
Head of department. TaxTech. Tax resolution services

Recent matter highlights:

  • Conducting the first in Russia mediation in a tax dispute

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Food and beverage
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Investment management
  • Mining
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Social infrastructure
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport