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Денис Штирбу

Denis Shtirbu

Head of PPP and infrastructure practice




+7(495) 933-08-00

Recommended by:

  • Best Lawyers 2020 – 2021
  • Chambers Europe 2020
  • IFLR1000 2018 – 2020
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 – 2020
  • Kommersant 2020
  • Pravo.Ru-300 2019 – recommended lawyer in PPP and infrastructure projects
  • In 2019, the expert was recognised by Kommersant Publishing House as a leading lawyer in category "Transport and logistic"


  • Legal support with implementation of projects using the mechanisms of the Public Private Partnership and instruments of project finance
  • Development of organizational and structural model and contract model of the project (draft concession and direct agreements)
  • Legal support in bidding for concession contracts
  • Participation in rule-making projects in the sphere of public-private partnership
  • Interaction with state authorities


  • Training Course “Developing Management Skills of Project Managers in Public-Private Partnerships” – Institute for Public-Private Partnerships (IP3), Arlington, Virginia, United States
  • State University of Moldova, Faculty of Law

Professional experience

Practical legal work experience – since 1997

  • Present – VEGAS LEX law firm, Head of PPP and infrastructure practice
  • Capital Legal Services, senior lawyer in project financing and public-private partnerships (PPP) practice
  • VEGAS LEX law firm, PPP and infrastructure practice, senior associate / deputy head
  • Inter-regional non-governmental Big Pension Fund (Renova Group), leading legal consultant
  • Audit-consulting group Business Systems Development, leading lawyer / curator of business practice – Legal support of investment projects
  • Wholesale company Karapuz (project work), deputy director of legal affairs
  • Transport company Medved (project work), deputy director of legal affairs
  • KSB Partners (law firm), associated office of the law firm Van Hoorebeke & Partners (Belgium), deputy director of development
  • Brodsky Uscov Looper Reed & Partners, an international law firm, senior associate / junior partner


  • English
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