Seymur Balammadov is partner and head of the corporate law department. He mainly advises foreign companies in their establishment and development in the Russian Federation. Based in Moscow, Seymur Balammadov also assists individuals and companies from Russia and other CIS countries in their international projects involving operations in France.
Seymur Balammadov has extensive knowledge of French, Russian and Azerbaijani business regulations and practices in matters such as the corporate structuring and tax planning of foreign investments, transactional mergers and acquisitions and international commercial contracts. His expertise has continually been enriched thanks to his involvement in practically all of the major client projects of the firm in Russia.
Before joining the firm, Seymur Balammadov worked at one of the largest international law firms on a shift basis between the offices of Moscow, Paris and Baku. His practice as a lawyer was preceded by a period of academic activity as a professor of comparative private law at the French university college at the Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Seymur Balammadov is a member of the Paris Bar.