Partner, Head of Dentons’ Russia Infrastructure and St. Petersburg Real Estate practices
Office: St. Petersburg
T: +7 812 325 84 44
Karina Chichkanova is a partner of international law firm Dentons. Karina has worked in Dentons’ St. Petersburg office since it was founded in 1993. She is a leading real estate and infrastructure expert in St. Petersburg and has gained a high standing among clients and the professional community. Karina heads the Firm’s Real Estate and Construction and Russia Infrastructure practices.
Karina Chichkanova has extensive experience in general corporate and commercial law, real estate and construction law, and infrastructure issues. She is an advisor to leading Russian and international corporate clients with regard to corporate and civil law in Russia, real estate, foreign investment, Real Estate M&A, acquiring property rights and leasing properties in St. Petersburg. Karina also advises on joint investment agreements and on the implementation of new and existing construction/reconstruction projects for multifunctional shopping centers, office buildings, hotels, industrial facilities and residential developments, as well as the structuring of real estate transactions.
Karina has led a team of lawyers in a number of international investment projects implemented in Russia, including strategic investment projects in St. Petersburg and the Northwest Region, as well as PPP projects. During the implementation of these projects, Karina has taken an active role in negotiations with the Administrative authorities of St. Petersburg and Leningrad region and with the representatives of municipal authorities.
Karina has authored various articles and given numerous presentations on PPP, real estate, construction, privatization and investment issues.