About Ogier

January 24, 2011


Ogier is one of the world’s leading providers of offshore legal and fiduciary services employing over 800 professional and support staff.

The group has a presence in nine jurisdictions around the world, namely Bahrain, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Ireland, Jersey, London and Tokyo.

The Russia and CIS team at Ogier is a cross-jurisdictional and multi-practice area team dedicated to providing top quality offshore legal and administration services primarily to banks, financial institutions, governments and major multinational and domestic corporations operating in all the main sectors of finance and commerce.

Members of the team are present in every Ogier office, creating a strong cross-jurisdictional presence with the ability to work across a global network of offices, across all time zones. The ability to integrate our offices in this way gives Ogier a strong competitive advantage.

Our focus on funds, corporate and finance clients based in, or investing into Russia and the other CIS countries, provides clients with access to a full range of offshore products and structuring solutions. Key legal and administration services, typically utilised by our CIS clients include:

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Investment Funds
  • Structured Finance
  • Banking
  • Private Client and Trusts

Being a leader in our field we have developed deep relationships with many of the world’s leading international financial institutions, professional advisors and regulatory bodies; we are instructed by all of the top 25 global law firms (as defined by Legal Week Global Law Firms Survey 2009) and act for 17 of the top 25 global banks (as defined by The Banker Magazine 2009).

We offer clients the strength in depth to handle the largest, most demanding and complex offshore transactions and pride ourselves on providing expert, efficient and cost-effective advice and services across all time zones.

For more information please email infor@ogier.com.