Get to the heart of your matter,
build trust and inspire

We pride ourselves on giving you confidence in every detail of our work, freeing up your time to focus on developing your business.

We look at the core of the deal and build our work around its key aspects that brought the parties together.

We inspire trust and respect for each party’s reasons to do the deal and look for synergies helping to extract more value by each party, not only by our client.

We cut-through conflict and use it to address unarticulated concerns that may otherwise poison the spirit of cooperation and mutual success that is the key to every successful deal.

Mast

MAST CORE PROJECT TEAM

  • Anton Mogilevskiy
    Founder and Managing Partner
    Anton has practiced law for over 20 years in the areas of M&A, joint ventures, corporate governance, financial market regulatory matters, business optimization and corporate reorganizations. Prior to establishing private practice in 2017, he worked at Norton Rose and Allen & Overy, and acted as the head of legal for PayPal Moscow.
  • Vasily Averin
    Partner (Venture Capital)
    Vasily is US and Russia-qualified legal expert with 15 years of experience in corporate advisory and financial spheres, with a particular interest in venture capital industry. He has managed legal function at such fund management companies at Sberbank Group and Safmar Group and served on board of portfolio companies.
  • Bronislava Starovoitova
    Partner (Venture Capital & Compliance)
    Bronislava has more than 13 years of experience in consulting in cross-border M&A and joint ventures transactions, private equity and venture capital transactions, as well as capital raising transactions. In 2020 Bronislava was named the Lawyer of the Year in Venture Capital Law by the Best Lawyers legal directory.
  • Konstantin Shakko
    Partner (Investments and PPP)
    Konstantin has more than 12 years of experience in advising clients on various investment projects and public private partnerships as well as corporate and private equity transactions. His primary focus is on full and complex legal support of PPP arrangements and sophisticated infrastructure projects.

VENTURE CAPITAL

We provide guidance to founders, investors, fund managers and portfolio companies through all stages of the fund lifecycle and company development
  • Preparation for venture capital
  • Due diligence prep / audit
  • Business relocation
  • Sale and purchase of common/preferred stock
  • Shareholders / investors rights agreements
  • Hybrid instruments (convertible loans, SAFEs)
  • Employee stock option plans
  • Legal assistance at exits

CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS

We handle complex transactions, structure and document long-lasting relationships
  • M&A
  • Private Equity
  • Due Diligence prep / audit
  • Joint Ventures
  • Corporate Structuring and Governance
  • Partnership arrangements

BUSINESS LAUNCH AND OPERATIONS

We assist with setting up the legal framework of new projects, improve compliance, prepare for upscaling and expansion into new markets. We can also take care of routine operations and day-to-day support to your business
  • Litigation
  • Employment
  • IP registration and licensing
  • Regulatory and compliance
  • Licensing and authorizations
  • Data protection
  • Commercial arrangements