Mikhail Usubyan advises private and public companies, funds and investors on cross border M&A, private equity, joint ventures and strategic investments.
Over his 15-year legal career, Mikhail has closed numerous M&A and finance projects in a variety of areas. He specializes in technology, infrastructure, logistics, manufacturing and real estate/construction. Mikhail has a wealth of experience in the private equity area. He also advised clients on FCPA issues as well as economic sanctions relating to Russia.
Qualified to practice New York and Russian law, Mikhail is well positioned to handle international transactions. A lot of Mikhail's projects (handled in cooperation with lawyers qualified in the relevant countries) also involve English law, as well as laws of Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Cyprus, BVI, Cayman Islands, Bermuda and other jurisdictions. Over the course of his career Mikhail has been based in London, Moscow, Chicago, New York, and Washington, D.C.
Before joining the firm, Mikhail was an attorney at Baker McKenzie and Coudert Brothers.