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Specialization:

Corporate law, M&A

Banking and finance

FinTech, IT

Antitrust regulation


Language(s):
Belarusian, Russian, English, Latvian

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Alexander Bondar possesses excellent communication skills and ability to determine precisely main problems and strategy in resolving these problems, ensuring for his clients the best possible results. He has actively participated in M&A transactions, projects for refinancing, fund-raising, restructuring and legal due diligence (LDD) of companies involved in construction and development and retail as well as manufacturing and extracting companies, companies of HoReCa and IT sectors, banks and insurance companies. Alexander has a great experience in lawyer team building and coordination during comprehensive and complex projects for foreign, international and Belarusian clients.

Practicing since 2001.

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  • Legal support of the creation of financial group (bank, insurance company, leasing company, investment company), owned by a Swiss investor, representation of shareholders in governing bodies of organizations included in the financial group;
  • Representation Belarusian private investor’s interests on the acquisition of shares of Belarusian bank included in the ten largest banks;
  • Representation of the majority shareholder of Belarusian bank on purchase of shares from minority shareholders;
  • Representation the majority shareholder of the bank on the sale of a non-controlling block of bank's shares to the American private equity fund and the EBRD;
  • Structuring of the deal regarding the acquisition of the blocking shares of the leasing company in Russian Federation by an international investment fund;
  • Advising on the deal of sale of the blocking shares of a leasing company in the Russian Federation by an international investment fund, structuring of this deal charged by the mortgage in favour of the biggest Latvian bank;
  • Representation of Swiss investor’s interests on entering an investment agreement with the Republic of Belarus on investing in real estate development;
  • Representation the deal of acquisition of business including real estate (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Omsk);
  • Representation of the international automobile holding company’s interests on establishing joint ventures in Russia and the Ukraine together with the Japanese companies Mitsui and Sumitomo for building and operation of 4 automobile centers on a total sum of more than 60 million US dollars;
  • Representation of interests of the majority shareholder of the largest private Belarusian provider of Internet on selling 35% of stake of EBRD.;
  • Representation of interests of the majority shareholder of the largest private Belarusian provider of Internet on acquisition of the three regional private providers; 
  • Legal support of the sale of the business of general importer of Volkswagen in the Ukraine to the Porsche company.
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  • Chambers and Partners;
  • The International Who's Who Legal;
  • The International Who's Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance Lawyers;
  • The International Who's Who Legal: Corporate (2018);
  • The International Who's Who Legal: M&A and Governance (2018);
  • The Legal 500;
  • IFLR 1000;
  • Best Lawyers.
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  • Member of the International Bar Association (IBA);
  • Member of the Non-Commercial Partnership «Competition Promotion in the CIS Countries»;
  • Member of the Club License Committee of the Association «Belarusian Football Federation»;
  • Member of the Board of the Business Union of Entrepreneurs and Employers after professor M.S. Kunyavskii;
  • Expert of the Court of the Eurasian Economic Union (from the Republic of Belarus) in resolution of disputes on application of antidumping, compensatory and special protective measures.
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Law faculty of the Belarusian State University.

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