Maria Sheremetieva

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Maria Sheremetieva
Senior Associate
Maria Sheremetieva
Maria Sheremetieva Senior Associate
Leontievsky pereulok, 25
Maria Sheremetieva advises on corporate law matters and focuses on business sale and purchase transactions, and the establishment and restructuring of joint ventures. Maria’s competence also includes the preparation of long-term management motivation programmes, including as part of the creation of joint ventures.

Maria’s experience includes advising clients in various areas, including industry, agriculture, transport, retail, IT, finance, and energy and natural resources.
MGIMO University, Master’s Degree in Jurisprudence, 2018

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, Bachelor’s Degree in Jurisprudence, with honours, 2016



  • Advising a Russian pulp and paper company on the USD508 million acquisition of a 50% interest in its joint venture from its US partner
  • Advising a Russian oil and gas company on its merger with another Russian petrochemical company, creating one of the top five global leaders in the production of polyolefin and rubber products
  • Advising a Russian investment fund on the establishment of a joint venture in the helicopter industry with proposed investments of EUR370 million
  • Advising a Russian retailer of consumer electronics on the acquisition by a German retailer of consumer electronics of a 15% stake from a Russian industrial and financial group
  • Advising a consulting company on the local management buy-out of the business in Russia and Kazakhstan from a global consulting group
  • Advising the founder of a logistics company on the creation of a joint venture with a major Russian automotive producer (a digital logistics operator for commercial cargo transportation), including the preparation of a long-term management motivation programme


  • 2023-present

    Senior Associate, Denuo (Moscow)
  • 2022-23

    Associate, Denuo (Moscow)
  • 2019-22

    Associate, DLA Piper (Moscow)
  • 2018-19

    Paralegal, DLA Piper (Moscow)
  • 2016-18

    Paralegal, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Moscow)