Harneys wins CEE Deal of the Year Award, Russia

Harneys has won the CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year Award for Russia at the 2019 Deal of the Year Awards in Budapest for its work on the 2018 merger of CJSC Transmashholding and LocoTech-Service LLC.

Finalists for the prestigious and peer-selected CEE Deal of the Year Awards were selected by a panel of highly-regarded private practitioners in each country, with winners determined by a second group of prominent legal experts from across Central and Eastern Europe. Deals submitted for consideration were signed in the 2018 calendar year, and the panels based their determinations on deal complexity, market and regional significance, and value, among other factors. 

“The significance of the Transmashholding/LocoTech-Service merger was undeniable, and Harneys played a critical role in making it happen,” said CEE Legal Matters Executive Editor David Stuckey. “We are delighted that the voters recognised and acknowledged the firm’s fine work in this matter.”

Senior Associate Sonia Hamshaw, commented: “We are honoured to be recognised by our fellow legal professionals for the hard-work and dedication shown to complete this merger.”

Managing Partner of the Cyprus office Pavlos Aristodemou, commented: “This award confirms our team’s reputation of providing expert legal and practical advice, which remains at the heart of Harneys’ service delivery.”

More information about the awards and a complete list of winners can be found on the CEE Legal Matters website, here.