Managing Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton
Alan Kartashkin is the Managing Partner of Debevoise’s Moscow office. He focuses his practice on M&A, securities and corporate finance. Alan advises boards of directors, and special committees of independent directors of leading Russian companies, on corporate governance issues. He has led some of the largest public M&A transactions in Russia, including the mergers of Uralkali with Silvinit and RTS with MICEX. Alan has represented major Russian enterprises in public equity and debt offerings, in the international capital markets, including premium listings on the London Stock Exchange, as well as in a diverse range of financing transactions. Since early 2014, he has been advising leading U.S., EU, Japanese, Chinese and Russian corporations and financial institutions on the application of, and compliance with, the sanctions imposed by the U.S. and EU on a growing number of Russian entities, as result of the crisis in Ukraine.