Konstantine Kouzine, Baker & McKenzie

Konstantine Kouzine
partner
Law firm: 
Baker & McKenzie
Practice areas: 
Real Estate & Construction
Office: 
Moscow

Konstantine Kouzine is the head of the Firm’s Real Estate & Construction Practice Group in Moscow. He is highly recommended in the area of corporate real estate by PLC Which Lawyer? Global 50 2009, and has been cited by Chambers Europe 2009 as “a new star in real estate.” Mr. Kouzine is likewise recommended by Legal 500 EMEA 2009. He graduated from the Civil Law Department of the Moscow State University in 1995 with a degree in Law.

Practice Focus

Mr. Kouzine’s practice focus covers real estate-mergers and acquisitions as well as construction advisory and leasing matters.

Representative Legal Matters

Representing Fleming Family & Partners, a major private equity real estate fund, in the preparation and negotiation of purchase agreements with respect to office and warehouse facilities in Moscow, the Moscow Region and St.Petersburg.

Leasing and pre-leasing of office premises and buildings in Moscow (including preliminary agreements to lease with regard to developments under construction) by foreign companies, their Russian subsidiaries and international institutions.

Advising office developers in Moscow on leasing and pre-leasing of office premises and buildings (including preliminary agreements to lease with regard to developments under construction). His clients include Central Properties, Horus Capital, Fleming Family & Partners and Quinn Group.

Advising clients in connection with acquisition of land plots for the development of offices and logistics parks in and around Moscow.

Advising lender in connection with financing of construction of a power plant in St.Petersburg secured by mortgage of two hydro electric power stations.

Advising clients on the establishment of joint ventures to develop Russian real estate.

Advising international and local clients on the preparation and negotiation of real estate asset and company purchase agreements.

Admission

Russia (1995)

Education

Moscow State University (Law Degree Honours) (1995)