Andrey Dontsov joins Stonebridge Legal

Stonebridge Legal announces the strengthening of its partnership team with the addition of Andrey Dontsov. Andrey Dontsov previously headed the corporate and M&A practice of the Moscow office of White & Case, where he specialised in M&A and joint ventures in energy and natural resources, finance, digital, media and telecommunications industries. He has advised on many landmark transactions in the Russian market and has been recognised as one of the top corporate and M&A lawyers in Russia by major international legal rankings. Andrey is also the author of a special course on Mergers and Acquisitions taught in the top law schools in Moscow. Prior to joining White & Case, Andrey also worked at other leading international law firms.

Mikhail Loktionov, Partner: "Andrey Dontsov is one of the most experienced and respected M&A lawyers in Russia and a prominent figure in the international legal market. We are pleased to have him on our team, both as one of our key partners and as a like-minded colleague who shares our commitment to providing legal support to clients in accordance with the highest international standards."

Dmitry Surikov, Partner: "We are pleased to welcome Andrey Dontsov to the firm. He is an extremely experienced and successful partner; having him on our team will open new opportunities for the development of our firm, and we are confident in the success of our cooperation."

Andrey Dontsov, Partner: "I am glad to be joining a like-minded team of strong and success-driven professionals. I have no doubt that our cooperation will be successful."