Lawyers

Aliaksandr Stsepanenka

Associate

+375 25 772 9253

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Languages

English | Russian

Practices

Corporate

M&A

Real Estate & Construction

Industries

Energy

Professional services

Real Estate

Retail

Profile

Aliaksandr provides assistance to VILGERTS Clients in cases concerning Real Estate (including cross-border transfer of property), Competition and Corporate. Aliaksandr regularly contributes to international moot court competitions, including 22nd Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, Vienna (Austria), and 8th Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court Competition (Geneva, Switzerland), Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition 2016 (Belarus National Round).


Career

2018 / Associate, VILGERTS

2016 / Legal Assistant, VILGERTS


Education

2018 / Belarusian State University, Master’s Degree in Management

2016 / Belarusian State University, Diploma in Law

Experience

  • Consulting Belarusian games developer on tax and corporate optimization, including advising on foreign tax regimes for the purpose of cross-border transfer of operations and corporate restructuring of Belarusian subsidiary.

  • Full legal support of restructuring of the real estate holding, including cross-border transfer of a property (UK-Belarus-Hong Kong) to avoid non-recoverable VAT-payments.

  • Advising on restructuring of a real estate ownership, including cross-border transfer (Panama-Belarus-Cyprus) of a real estate with the purpose to reduce tax burden and deoffshorize the structure for management transparency.

  • Advising the foreign shareholder of a seafood processing company in Belarus on withdrawing from the investment project under the investment agreement with the Republic of Belarus and representing him in a bankruptcy procedure.