Elena is a Russian qualified lawyer and an Advocate in Russia, currently studying to become a UK solicitor. She joined Edwin Coe’s Tax team in February 2018.
Previously at Withers LLP, Elena worked on private and corporate tax structuring for Russian and CIS clients. Elena has assisted with setting up a multi-million pound endowment foundation in Russia and trusts in UK offshore jurisdictions for very prominent clients. She has dealt with probate and succession issues taking into consideration Russian law, UK legal issues and conflicts of laws. She has experience in Russian litigation, interpretation of Bilateral Investment Treaties and is skilled in high level of due diligence.
Elena also has experience of working with Russian, Ukrainian and Kazakhstani High Net Worth individuals for a family office in London. She also worked as a lawyer in Russia, acting for private and corporate clients in Russian federal and commercial courts.
+44 (0)20 7691 4132
Cross-border transactions and conflicts of law
International corporate tax structuring
Probate and succession for Russian clients
Russian personal and corporate law/litigation
UK Personal Tax Structuring and UK Residence
Advocate in Russia
A comfortable experience in uncomfortable circumstances.
Client Feedback Survey 2015
Easy to talk to, and explanations of problems very helpful.
Client Feedback Survey 2014
Good and reliable advice on complex UK tax matters.