Name
Eugenia Urodnich

Associate Partner

Languages

English, Russian

Location

Belarus

Primary practices:

Corporate, Energy, Regulatory

Secondary practices:

Environment, GDPR & Data Protection, M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency

Contacts

+375 29 377 9512

eugenia.urodnich@vilgerts.com

Contacts

+375 29 377 9512

eugenia.urodnich@vilgerts.com

Primary practices:

Corporate, Energy, Regulatory

Secondary practices:

Environment, GDPR & Data Protection, M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency

Profile

Eugenia Urodnich advises renewables and high-tech companies on project finance, regulatory, corporate and construction matters. She regulary advises her Clients on preferential tax regimes

Eugenia is one of the few Belarus lawyers with knowledge and experience with FIDIC contracts. She regularly advises clients on Belarus preferential tax regimes of investment activity. She has experience in negotiating investment agreements with the Republic of Belarus worth more than EUR 150m.

Eugenia has a unique background of consulting on all types of renewable energy. She has advised on implementation of green energy projects with a total potential capacity of 90 MW. Eugenia regularly contributes as legal expert to international assistance programmes on renewable energy (e.g. UNDP Programme "Removing Barriers to Wind Power Development in Belarus", EU4Energy Programme etc.)

Eugenia is also well-known in the Belarus start-up scene. She has been nominated for 3 consecutive years as Mentor of the year by Belarus business community BEL.BIZ.

Eugenia is ranked by Chambers & Partners Global as "seeing a few steps forward and knowing how to cover all possible risks".

 

Career

2014 / Associate Partner, VILGERTS
2010 – 2013 / Associate, Glimstedt

Education

2011 / Belarus Ministry of Justice, Lawyer’s qualification
2010 / Belarus State University, Diploma in International Private Law

Experience

Assisting UAB Unimodus (Modus Group, Lithuania) in repeated prolongation and implementation of an investment agreement with the Republic of Belarus on construction of auto-houses all over the country. Currently we are advising the Client on termination of the investment agreement.

Advising VP 19 (Latvia), operating in renewable energy sector, on acquisition of a state-owned farm for the further production of renewable energy, including developing the scheme of a possible power plant restructuring.

Advising Latvian investors on green-field construction of biogas power plants in Belarus, starting from consulting on obtaining quotas up to advising on schemes of cooperation with raw materials suppliers.

Advising CJSC Modus Projects on implementation and prolongation of the investment agreement with the Republic of Belarus for construction of a solar power plant with a capacity of 6 MW.

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