Having practised law in the financial services sector for more than 20 years, Alexander Rymko knows the industry inside out. He clearly understands the issues faced, be it a new regime for taking security in a debt finance transaction or a regulatory grey area in day-to-day operations. Alexander brings his vast experience to help lenders and borrowers to work through complex financing projects and sometimes difficult restructurings. He helps clients to find solutions and achieve positive results when it comes to dealing with a myriad of financial services and payments regulations.
Alexander has, throughout his career, represented banks and companies in cross-border financings across a broad range of industry sectors. He is recognised as a leader in trade and export finance and has handled some of the most significant pre-export financings in Russia. On the regulatory front, he helps financial institutions and payment service providers on various aspects of financial services and payments regulations and has practical experience in dealing with state authorities.
Alexander is an International Senior Counsel. Previously, he headed banking and finance practice at a major international law firm and before that was head of legal at one of the world's largest banks based in Moscow.
Practice head Alexander Rymko advises on syndicated lending and trade finance. "He is a strong lawyer and can ensure the delivery of a strategy," sources say.Chambers Global
Alexander Rymko heads the team, which shows "professionalism, a high level of communication, and accuracy".Legal 500
Using his prior in-house experience with a number of banks, group head Alexander Rymko advises clients on financings and restructurings. Clients appreciate his help: "We would not have managed to do the deal without him."Chambers Europe
Alexander Rymko is valued for his "deep knowledge of the structures of syndicated lending, from both a legal and commercial point of view," which is partly due to his experience working in-house for banks.Chambers Global
The team, headed by the "business-savvy" Alexander Rymko, is known for its trade finance expertise, where it acts for leading financial institutions.Legal 500
- Russian Federation
- Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO) (International Lawyer)