Konstantin Boytsov

Senior Associate

Head of Real Estate & Construction Practice
Head of Energy & Natural Resources Practice

St Petersburg, Moscow

e-mail: k.boytsov@maximalegal.ru
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Konstantin graduated from St Petersburg State University, Law Department.

Prior to his employment at Maxima Legal, Konstantin worked for a number of Russian investment and construction companies, general contractors, local grid operators and law firms.

For several years, he headed the legal departments of a number companies involved in residential, business, industrial and energy construction projects.

Konstantin has significant experience in the following areas:

  • acquisition of land plots for construction;
  • support of investment and construction projects;
  • real estate transactions;
  • arrangement for the management of newly commissioned facilities;
  • power engineering, housing and public utilities;
  • legal representation in commercial courts;
  • bankruptcy;
  • business legal support;
  • due diligence.

Project description:

  • Providing legal support for residential development projects in St. Petersburg;
  • Providung legal support for projects for the construction and modernising of premium residential buildings and business centres in the central districts of St. Petersburg;
  • Legal support for investment and construction projects based on the land plots of GUBKZ “Oktyabrskiy” (State Institution Big Concert Hall “Oktyabrskiy”);
  • Legal support for the problematic and socially significant construction project “Yuzhnaya Zvezda” Residential Estate in St. Petersburg;
  • Representation of investors’ and connected parties’ interests in Stroy-Soyuz insolvency (bankruptcy) proceedings and related proceedings;
  • Representation of local grid operators’ interests in major judicial disputes regarding the collection of fees for power transmission services, contestation of tariffs, developers’ interests in disputes regarding technological connection to power grids.

RECOGNITION

  • Best Lawyers 2021 (Russia, St Petersburg) — Real Estate Law, Project Finance and Development Practice
  • Best Lawyers 2020 (Russia, St Petersburg) — Real Estate Law

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Member of the Committee for Legislation at Russian Guild of Managers and Developers
  • Member of the working group Improving the business climate in construction’ for the administration of St Petersburg
  • Member of the Expert Centre for Development in the Leningrad region, there he heads of the section for legal assistance with projects in the property, construction and electricity sector.

Konstantin speaks English.