Nelly leads our practice of private clients which offers a wide range of legal services as well as a high level of confidentiality to business owners and HNWIs (high-net-worth individuals), and this is the reason why they trust Nelly and her team with complex and delicate issues. Asset protection, estate planning, customized cross-border structuring, and advising on family governance structures and processes, including transaction of ownership and management to future generations are the most popular among various services offered by the practice. Clients appreciate individual customized approach and deep understanding of their needs and expectations.

Nelly is a qualified attorney in EU and Russia with more than 15 years of experience in the field. Besides working in legal consulting, Nelly held business positions in international companies, and this enables her to provide a holistic approach to clients' needs and offer the most optimal solutions.

Nelly obtained a Master's degree in Law with distinction at Moscow Academy of Economics and Law, a dual MBA degree at Columbia Business School and London Business School, specializing in family law, corporate finance and value investing. In addition, she is an expert in data protection and anti-money laundering compliance, holding a GDPR practitioner and AML certification. Nelly is ranked as one of the top specialists in privacy and data security (Best Lawyers).