Konstantine Kouzine


Baker & McKenzie
Sadovaya Plaza, 12th Floor
7 Dolgorukovskaya Street,
Moscow 127006, Russia

Tel: +7 495 787 2729
Fax: +7 495 787 2701

Email: konstantine.kouzine@bakermckenzie.com
Web: www.bakermckenzie.com

Konstantine Kouzine is the head of the Firm’s Real Estate & Construction Practice Group in Moscow. He is highly recommended in the area of corporate real estate by PLC Which Lawyer? Global 50 2009, and has been cited by Chambers Europe 2009 as “a new star in real estate.” Mr. Kouzine is likewise recommended by Legal 500 EMEA 2009. He graduated from the Civil Law Department of the Moscow State University in 1995 with a degree in Law.

Representative Legal Matters
  • Representing Fleming Family & Partners, a major private equity real estate fund, in the preparation and negotiation of purchase agreements with respect to office and warehouse facilities in Moscow, the Moscow Region and St.Petersburg.
  • Leasing and pre-leasing of office premises and buildings in Moscow (including preliminary agreements to lease with regard to developments under construction) by foreign companies, their Russian subsidiaries and international institutions.
  • Advising office developers in Moscow on leasing and pre-leasing of office premises and buildings (including preliminary agreements to lease with regard to developments under construction). His clients include Central Properties, Horus Capital, Fleming Family & Partners and Quinn Group.
  • Advising clients in connection with acquisition of land plots for the development of offices and logistics parks in and around Moscow.
  • Advising lender in connection with financing of construction of a power plant in St.Petersburg secured by mortgage of two hydro electric power stations.
  • Advising clients on the establishment of joint ventures to develop Russian real estate.
  • Advising international and local clients on the preparation and negotiation of real estate asset and company purchase agreements.
At Baker & McKenzie, our world-class international Real Estate team has the expansive cross-border capabilities and experience to confidently manage our clients’ global real estate legal needs. Our ‘market niche’ is providing corporate clients with coordinated, cost effective, real estate counsel across multiple jurisdictions. We help our clients coordinate and manage real estate in an international market.

What others say:

Baker & McKenzie was named by Euromoney as the Number 1 Global Law Firm for Real Estate in the 2012 Euromoney Real Estate Awards for the fourth year running.

Baker & McKenzie defined the global law firm in the 20th century, and we are redefining it to meet the challenges of the global economy in the 21st .

We bring to matters the instinctively global perspective and deep market knowledge and insights of more than 4,000 locally admitted lawyers in 74 offices worldwide. We have a distinctive global way of thinking, working and behaving – “fluency” – across borders, issues and practices.

We understand the challenges of the global economy because we have been at the forefront of its evolution. Since 1949, we have advised leading corporations on the issues of today’s integrated world market. We have cultivated the culture, commercial pragmatism and technical and interpersonal skills required to deliver world-class service tailored to the preferences of world-class clients worldwide.

Ours is a passionately collaborative community of 60 nationalities. We have the deep roots and knowledge of the language and culture of business required to address the nuances of local markets worldwide. And our culture of friendship and broad scope of practice enable us to navigate complexity across issues, practices and borders with ease.

“Konstantine Kouzine heads the real estate and construction practice in Moscow and is deemed to be a “very capable” lawyer, notably in relation to leasing matters.”
Chambers Europe, 2015