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The former Moscow office of CMS to continue working as an independent law firm under the new brand – SEAMLESS Legal

On 15 June 2022, the former Moscow office of the international law firm CMS announces the start of work as an independent law firm under the new brand name SEAMLESS Legal.

Over 80 colleagues of the Moscow office continue working as one team, led by Managing Partner Jean-Francois Marquaire and Senior Partner Leonid Zubarev.

We keep advising our clients across all 23 practices and sectors: 

− Antitrust & Competition and Public Procurement
− Banking and finance
− Commercial 
− Corporate and M&A 
− Dispute resolution
− Intellectual property
− Real estate and construction
− Restructuring and insolvency
− Sports Law
− Tax 
− Digital law
− Accounting and reporting

− Aviation
− Automotive 
− Energy and climate change 
− Hotel & Leisure
− Infrastructure and project finance
− Insurance and reinsurance
− Life Sciences and healthcare
− Private equity
− Retail and FMCG

We lean on 30 years of expertise and an impeccable reputation as part of an international law firm. We have always abided by strict professional standards and will continue providing services of the highest quality. 

Jean-Francois Marquaire, Managing Partner: “We are proud of having been able to create and preserve a united team with a friendly corporate culture and responsible attitude to our business.”

Leonid Zubarev, Senior Partner: “Our new brand SEAMLESS Legal most accurately reflects the approach to work that has developed over the years in our firm – integrity and coherence, impeccability, continuity and uninterrupted support to our clients at any time."

Key contacts

Jean-François Marquaire
Managing Partner
Head of Corporate | Head of Infrastructure & Projects
T +7 495 786 40 00
Leonid Zubarev
Senior Partner
Head of Commercial | Head of Insurance
T +7 495 786 40 00