Alexei Degtiarev

Alexei Degtiarev

Associate
Attorney-at-law

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Alexei is a member of the commercial group of the firm. After studies at the University of Geneva, Alexei started his legal internship in Geneva in 2007. He qualified as an Attorney at the Geneva bar in summer 2010 and joined Chabrier Avocats SA as an Associate upon qualification.

Alexei specializes in commercial contracts and transactions, financial regulations, commodities law, and general corporate matters. He also regularly advises the clients of the firm in relation international disputes involving sovereign debtors and state owned entities.

Notable work
  • Assisting a major client of the firm in its complex corporate re-organization;
  • Drafting loan and other finance agreements for a private equity company;
  • Drafting master purchase and sale agreement for a CIS commodities trader;
  • Advising multinational trading companies in relation to the economic sanctions taken by Switzerland against Iran, Ivory Coast and Lybia; 
  • Issuing various legal opinions in relation to trade finance facilities, syndications, and other trade arrangements;
  • Participating to various attachments and enforcement proceedings against foreign states and sovereign assets.
Background
  • 2006 University of Geneva: Licence en Droit;
  • 2010 Geneva Bar Exam.
Practice Areas
  • International Trading & Commodities
  • Financial Services