Pavel leads DLA Piper's Hospitality & Leisure sector work in Russia and CIS. He consults major western and Russian companies on a broad range of commercial, general corporate issues, licensing, franchising, tax, tenders, dispute resolution and day-to-day activities.
Pavel is involved in projects with major international hotel chains and participates in structuring transactions, holding negotiations and drafting hotel management and related agreements. He has experience in representing both hotel owners and international hotel operators in negotiations of more than 50 deals over the past 11 years. Pavel's recent experience also includes advising a Russian developer on negotiations with international operator on an “ultra-luxury” hotel and branded residencies project in Moscow.