Konstantin Mineev is a counsel at RGP's corporate practice, focusing on mergers and acquisitions. He has extensive experience advising on corporate restructurings and antimonopoly issues as they are applied in mergers and acquisitions.

Background

Prior to joining RGP Konstantin was a counsel with Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld and, prior to that, he was an associate at the Moscow office of Hogan Lovells CIS. Konstantin has started his legal career as an intern in the Moscow office of Debevoise & Plimpton.

Expertise

Primary Practice Focus: Corporate

Secondary Practice Focus: Investigations

Languages: Russian, English

Konstantin Mineev
Counsel
Landline +7 495 139 6507

International experience

134 jurisdictions

Landmark engagement experience

Mergers and acquisitions

  • Advising a Russian investment company on the sale of strategic stake to a leading international bank and on related secured financing
  • Advising Finstar, a major Russian financial group, on the acquisition and further disposal of Rive Gauche
  • Advising a major Russian investment company on the acquisition of a large office complex in Moscow
  • Advising shareholders of CJSC Mosmart on the sale of 100% of the company
  • Advising a Russian financial group on the acquisition of a retail finance business in the Baltic states
  • Advising the Cherkizovo Group, one of Russia’s leading integrated diversified meat producers, on the US$143 million acquisition of 100% of the shares in the holding company of OAO Chicken Kingdom from a group of US private equity investors
  • Advising Prof-Media Group, a major Russian media holding, on the US$360 million acquisition of the MTV Russia
  • Representing Cersanit, Magellan Pro-Equity Fund, in connection with the US$61 million acquisition of Lira Ceramica group, a major Russian ceramic tile producer
  • Advising a major Japanese investment bank on the acquisition of a minority stake in a Russian railroad transportation company
  • Representing a major Chinese power generation company on a joint venture project in Russia
  • Advising Alfa-Access-Renova consortium (AAR) on the amendment and restatement of the shareholders agreement for TNK-BP, the leading Russian oil company formed by the merger of BP’s and AAR’s Russian and Ukrainian oil and gas assets
  • Representing Urals Energy, a leading Russian independent oil company, on the US$590 million acquisition of Taas-Yuriakh Neftegazodobycha, a privately-owned Russian exploration and production company
  • Advising a major Russian private financial corporation on the sale of a 19.9% interest to a major Russian state-owned bank
  • Advising ING Continental Europe on the sale of a non-state pension fund business in Russia to Aviva plc
  • Advising Rusnano, a Russian state corporation in the sphere of high technologies, on a number of hi-tech joint venture projects

Corporate finance

  • Advising Geotech Oil Services Holding, a major Russian oilfield services company, on the US$100 million private placement of shares to institutional investors
  • Representing Altimo in connection with various corporate matters under Russian law in the telecommunication sphere

Education

  • DL, Moscow State University (MGU), 2007

Qualification

  • Russia (2007)

Recognitions & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers 2020 – ranked among top Corporate lawyers in Russia
  • IFLR-1000 (2018), Russia, M&A, notable practitioner

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