Venture capital investment


Venture capital investment

Structuring and legal support of entry and exit mechanisms for different lifecycle stages

Assistance with raising venture capital (on behalf of investors or startuppers):

  • legal structuring of transactions through an array of financial instruments, such as debt financing, equity investment, and convertible loans
  • preparation and alignment of transaction documents: term sheets, share (equity) purchase and sale agreements, loan (convertible loan) agreements, shareholder agreements, option agreements, articles of associations, etc.
  • supporting deal closing, including the notarisation, corporate, and registration procedures

Exit support (sale of equity to a strategic investor, MBO, LBO)

Legal support of venture fund (including corporate) establishment:

  • fund structuring: determining the organisational structure (OOO, investment partnership), funding models, obtaining the required permits
  • preparation of constituent documents and fund raising

Legal due diligence of portfolio companies.


Key contacts

Ildar Zverev

Ildar Zverev

Senior Lawyer, Tax & Legal

Ildar has over 10 years of hands-on experience in legal consulting. Before joining Deloitte, he served as a senior associate in one of Russia’s leading attorneys’ offices and then as a partner in a la... More