Lidings is a leading independent national law firm advising Russian and international companies with different industrial background on all legislative aspects of doing business in Russia and CIS.

We advise market leaders, international investors, representatives of medium and large global businesses interested in entering the Russian and CIS market and in actively implementing a variety of business and commercial projects in Russia.

Our lawyers are highly skilled, multilingual legal experts who hold degrees from the best legal institutions in Russia and abroad. Their expert knowledge of Russian legislation and of the intricacies of Russia’s unique business culture has built up Lidings reputation as one of the top law firms in the nation.

Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare practice is one of Lidings’ most rapidly developing practice areas. The firm’s clients are recognized leaders of the pharmaceutical market, such as AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck, Ipsen Pharmaceuticals, Astellas Pharma, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, MEDA Pharmaceuticals, Sanofi, Grindex and many others. The firm frequently initiates and supports major international conferences devoted to issues most essential for the pharmaceutical industry in Russia and abroad. Lidings’ lawyers are annually recognized for their expert industry knowledge by such international legal directories as Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 EMEA, Who is Who Legal, LMG Life Sciences and others.


  • Comprehensive legal advice and counseling in respect to transactions
  • Interaction with state authorities
  • Contractual work
  • Compliance
  • Intellectual property
  • Processing complaints and litigation

Listings & recommendations

  • “Leading legal adviser in dispute resolution, corporate and M&A and life sciences fields in Russia”
    Chambers Europe, 2018

  • “Recommended among the strongest legal advisers in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and construction and dispute resolution practices"
    The Legal 500 EMEA, 2018

  • “Leading legal adviser in dispute resolution field in Russia”
    Chambers Global, 2017

  • “Recommended in regulatory, intellectual property, and corporate and commercial”
    LMG Life Sciences, 2015

МФК "Меркурий", Москва, Россия, 123317

tel: +7 (495) 989-44-10
fax: +7 (495) 989-44-20
Biolegis contact:
Andrey Zelenin

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