Advocate




Specialization:

Dispute Resolution

Contract law

Investment law

Real estate and Construction law

Foreign economic activity

Customs law


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

A special permit (license) to engage in advocacy №02240/2740, issued on the basis of the decision of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus on February 26, 2016 №31, registered in the registry of the special permits (licenses) by №2740

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Alexander Filipishin specializes in legal advising of construction organizations in Belarus, support of investment activities, real estate transactions, including due diligence of real estate and has significant experience in foreign economic business segment.

Practicing since 2004.

Member of the Minsk Region Bar Association.

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  • Legal support of entry into Belarusian market for one of the largest Chinese construction companies with activities in petroleum, chemical and energy industries, for implementation of a project with cost more than 1,6 billion US dollars;

  • Participation in consultations and support of the investment of multifunctional hotel and sports complex construction project, total amount - nearly 300 million US dollars;

  • Advised a local subsidiary of the same investor including land rights, negotiation of multiple design, construction and engineering contracts, franchise agreement with Marriott International, operation contracts for the hotel and the sports centre, represented the Client in courts and coordinated a team of lawyers in connection with day-to-day legal advice to the local subsidiary;

  • Representation of private company in Belarusian court in case on termination of the contract worth more than 1 million US dollars concluded with state telecommunications company;

  • Conduct of the due diligence of rights and obligations of the selling company before purchasing of the asset in the amount of more than 3 million US dollars, development of the transaction’s structure;

  • Legal support of entry into Belarusian market for the largest company in Baltic countries which performs construction of transport infrastructure, for implementation of a project with cost more than 190 million US dollars;

  • Legal advising of a design and construction company on issues related to resolution of a dispute with the employer on construction of multifunctional complexes in Belarus with total construction cost more than 70 million US dollars;

  • Representation of private investor in court in dispute against Belarusian construction company, the amount of about 400 000 US dollars;

  • Legal advising on conclusion and consummation of foreign trade transactions;

  • Drafting and legal analysis of commercial contracts (including contracts with FIDIC terms & conditions);

  • Drafting of complaints, claims, appeals, applications and other legal documents;

  • Advising and drafting of legal opinions on various issues of economic activity.

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Faculty of international relations of the Belarusian State University (specialization - international law).

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Business school «Zdes & Seichas».

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  • Filipishin A., Tvardovskiy V. Construction & Engineering Law 2017 (Belarus) // 2017

  • Bondar A., Filipishin A. To corporate practice lawyer: Аmendments to the Law «On economic societies» // Industrial and commercial law. - 2015. - № 9

  • Filipishin A. Economic societies: new counting // Director. - 2015. - № 9