Ekaterina’s practice focuses on finance transactions and she has been involved in a number of finance transactions ranging from straightforward bilateral and syndicated loans to Russian borrowers to secured financings to project finance deals and asset-backed securitisations, and has advised on various Russian law issues arising in this respect.

Ekaterina joined the firm in 2006. Prior to joining Cleary Gottlieb, Ekaterina worked at Allen & Overy, Moscow, where she was involved in a significant number of banking transactions and gained broad experience in acting for lenders and borrowers in various finance transactions.  She also worked at Chadbourne & Parke LLP, Moscow, where she was involved in corporate mergers and acquisitions deals.