IT and Fin-tech business legal support

We will reduce risks and increase effectiveness of your business. We will:

  • Provide comprehensive legal support to your project
  • Draft the necessary documentation and create a business structure comfortable for potential investors
  • Provide compliance services relevant to all applicable IT related and personal data processing laws and regulations
  • Develop agreements and terms of use for internet-based services (license agreement, terms and conditions)
  • Provide solutions for corporate structures that meet investors and venture capitalists needs


GMT Legal will assist you to identify the required licenses and with the application procedure.

We can prepare the necessary documentation for your license application and complete all the required actions before the regulators.

We can assist with the interaction with foreign regulators and to deal with the most complex business matters.

Intellectual property law

Our IP practice can support you with:

  • Audit, registration, transfer and use of intellectual property rights
  • Representation of a company in disputes related to intellectual property
  • Resolve intellectual property related matters and disputes
  • Licensing agreements and IP transfer agreements preparation
  • Preparation of the complete set of documents for franchising operations
  • Documentary prevention of a disclosure of corporate and confidential information
  • Compliance with advertisement regulations
  • Due diligence of intellectual property assets

Brand name protection on the Internet

A brand is a landmark for your business.

We will protect your trademark, service mark and company name (firm name or commercial name). We will prevent the illegal distribution of your digital content as well as any other intellectual property.

We will identify and block copyright infringement.

Tax law

GMT Legal works with dozens of clients assisting them in tax matters no matter how complicated.

We are capable of:

  • Analyzing clients’ tax activity compliance in accordance with the applicable legislation and case law
  • Consulting on tax optimisation and tax planning, consulting on CFC related issues
  • Assistance with on-site tax inspections and contesting their results
  • Preparing responses and clarifications for tax authorities during documentary tax audits
  • Mitigating tax risks related to major transactions and conducting due diligence
  • Court representation and challenging of tax authorities’ or officers’ decisions

Corporate law

Our corporate practice will help you to solve the most complex matters under domestic and international law. The firm has experience in M&A transactions involving the United Kingdom, Singapore, the United States and other jurisdictions. Ensuring the success of your deals and the security of your projects.

We monitor changes in the legislation and regulatory practice to ensure your project’s compliance with regulatory requirements from the authorities.

  • Corporate finance
  • Legal support of investments
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private equity and venture capital related transactions’ support
  • Due diligence
  • Incorporation, reorganization and winding-up of companies
  • Advise on competition and banking regulations
  • Licensing support for different activities
  • Dispute resolution
  • Company’s internationalization and foreign direct investment in the Russian market

Dispute resolution

GMT Legal helps clients to successfully win cases and protects their interests. We provide support for pre-trial settlements, conciliation, commercial arbitration and judicial litigation.

We take part in administrative proceedings related to debt recovery and asset protection, including real estate and intellectual property.

  • Pre-trial dispute resolution and support in negotiations
  • Mediation
  • International arbitration
  • Private arbitration
  • Commercial arbitration
  • Judicial litigation
  • Labor disputes
  • Enforcement of foreign judgements
  • Debt recovery
  • Tax and customs disputes