Mr. Turetsky is recognized as a leading individual in Banking & Finance, Capital Markets and Restructuring areas and is described as “a brilliant banking and finance lawyer".Chambers Europe 2016

Mikhail Turetsky

  • Ul. Gasheka 6, Ducat III, Office 510
  • Moscow 125047
  • Russia

Mikhail Turetsky is the Office Managing Partner of the Moscow office of Latham & Watkins. His practice focuses on finance and capital markets, and he has extensive experience advising banks and corporate clients on all aspects of transactions in Russia and the CIS.

Mr. Turetsky is qualified to practice Russian law and also holds a UK LLM degree. His primary areas of expertise include debt and equity capital markets as well as a broad range of finance transactions, including project finance, structured finance and financial restructuring.


Mr. Turetsky's representative experience includes advising:

  • VTB Austria and VTB Deutschland in respect of a US$200 million loan to SUEK
  • Sberbank in respect of an over US$500 million secured loan facility backed by shares in a Russian company listed on the London Stock Exchange
  • VTB Austria and VTB Deutschland in connection with a financing provided to KazTransGas
  • Sberbank in respect of a US$2 billion facility secured by shares of a holding company of a major Russian industrial group
  • The project company and the sponsors in connection with the Yamal LNG project
  • Gazprombank and Gazprombank (Switzerland) Ltd as lenders in respect of financing to О1 Properties for the purposes of an acquisition of a major business centre “Legend of Tsvetnoy” in Moscow
  • Alfa-Bank in respect of a RUB8 billion loan facility for RESO-Leasing, a provider of services and equipment in the form of finance leases to companies in Russia
  • The lenders (Gazprombank, EBRD, Nordea, Raiffeisen, Sberbank and UniCredit) in respect of a RUB12 billion syndicated loan facility to Inter RAO UES, a MICEX-listed energy holding company with assets in Russia, Europe and the CIS
  • Creditors' Committee of RosBusinessConsulting in connection with restructuring of US$240 million of debt obligations
  • Creditors’ Committee in restructuring of US$480 million public debt of Potok8
  • Promsvyazbank in connection with establishment of up to US$20 billion note issuance program
Notice: We appreciate your interest in Latham & Watkins. If your inquiry relates to a legal matter and you are not already a current client of the firm, please do not transmit any confidential information to us. Before taking on a representation, we must determine whether we are in a position to assist you and agree on the terms and conditions of engagement with you. Until we have completed such steps, we will not be deemed to have a lawyer-client relationship with you, and will have no duty to keep confidential the information we receive from you. Thank you for your understanding.