Brian is an international corporate lawyer with close to twenty years of experience in international, complex transactions in the US, Europe and several offshore jurisdictions.
He was an associate with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP and Bass Berry & Sims PLC for several years before joining the Moscow office of DLA Piper as a Partner in 2008. In 2010, Brian opened a solo practice, focusing primarily on cross-border transactions in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, start-ups, commercial transactions, strategic partnering and investments, and ICO legal advice.
Peter is a corporate lawyer specializing in M&A, commercial transactions, and ICO legal advice. Peter has previously worked at Hogan Lovells and KPMG before joining forces with Brian and Andrei in their Austin-based law practice. Peter received a bachelor’s degree from Illinois Wesleyan University in 2004, his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 2008, and is a member of the New York bar. He is a Russian national.
Hans is an experienced corporate and investment banker with an accomplished track record in advising and financing complex strategic international transactions including M&A, IPOs, bonds, project finance and structured finance. Hans has previously worked at HSBC Bank in London, Citigroup in Moscow, the Federal Reserve Bank in Houston, and was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Central Asia. He received his MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2008 and is a US national.
Andrei is a highly accomplished lawyer having successfully advised clients on international corporate transactions for almost two decades at UK and US-based law firms Allen & Overy, Latham & Watkins, and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and KPMG.
Andrei’s work on behalf of clients has been recognized by leading legal publications, such as The Legal 500, and The Best Lawyers, which included Andrei in its lists of recommended lawyers for M&A, banking and corporate finance transactions.
Andrei is a graduate of MGIMO, a native of Moscow and a Russian national.