Darya Shevtsova

Darya Shevtsova is a Head of practice at FBK Legal. 
Darya specializes in supporting restructuring and business process optimization projects, legal due diligence, corporate support for business, as well as employment and migration advisory.


  • «Право-300» 2021 — «Трудовое и миграционное право»


Industry specialization
Banking and financial institutions
Pharmaceuticals, healthcare
IT / TMT / Technology
Science / Innovations
Manufacturing companies

Practice areas
  • Transaction support
  • Legal due diligence
  • Commercial practice
  • Employment law
  • Corporate law
  • Legal representation


2018 ’
Higher School of Economics, Master’s Degree in Law
Kutafin Moscow State Law Academy
Advanced training of ANO “Law Institute M-Logos” under the program “Liability of directors and other persons controlling the company”
Advanced training of the Russian Economic University named after G.V. Plekhanov on the additional professional program “Labor protection”
Advanced training National Research Institute “Higher School of Economics” under the program “Family and Hereditary Relations: Problems of Legal Regulation”
Advanced training of the Private Institution of the Additional Vocation Training "School of Law "STATUT" under the program "Issues of Corporate Law in Judicial Practice"

Major projects:

  • participating in a large-scale legal due diligence for one of the world’s biggest and Russia’s largest coal deposits containing above 2.2 billion tonnes of reserves;
  • due diligence of a company engaged in R&D, design works, engineering surveying, geological and geophysical works aimed at oil and gas exploration and extraction;
  • legal due diligence of several fishing companies with a vessel fleet and fishing quotas;
  • legal support of the project to create a Russian-Chinese joint venture for the construction of coach building works in the Russian Federation;
  • legal support for Sesderma, a Spanish company, in entering the Russian market and operating in Russia;
  • preparing internal regulatory documents for a Russian representative office of Yamaha Motor;
  • legal support in the process of liquidating credit institutions and maintaining a register of creditors' claims; 

  • legal support in a dispute with the Federal Property Management Agency on compulsion to conclude a land lease agreement; 

  • legal support on labor law issues during the reorganization procedures of a company – an electronic trading platform for used cars;

  • comprehensive legal support for an American financial holding on labor law issues; 

  • HR audit of the Federal Competence Center in the field of labor productivity;

  • legal support for an international company producing components for automobiles on labor issues with the preparation of draft legal documents;

  • participating in a multi-step due diligence in the field of employment law conducted by an international group of experts;
  • HR audit and representing a large medical company in employment disputes before courts of general jurisdiction;
  • consulting on employment and migration issues for international and Russian companies, such as Emarsys, CAN-PACK, MacCoffee, Etihad Airways, Yamaha and Unipharm.


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