Olga Mokhonko

Lawyer (RU)
Practice Group: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions

Olga Mokhonko has wide experience in corporate law issues, M&A and joint venture transactions, as well as in the establishment, restructuring and liquidation of representative offices, branch offices and subsidiaries of foreign companies in the Russian Federation. She is also involved in advising foreign investors on obtaining the required permits in Russia, on issues of Russian labour and civil law.


  • Corporate law
  • Labour law
  • Civil law


  • Legal studies at Moscow Humanitarian Economics Institute (Russia)
  • Linguistic studies at the University in Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Legal consultancy experience with an international law firm in Moscow (Russia)
  • With Noerr since 2006


  • Recommended for Employment in Russia, The Legal 500 EMEA 2018
  • Recommended sources describe: Olga Mokhonko is "very professional and quick to respond", The Legal 500 EMEA 2018

Selected Publications

  • From 2019: additional responsibilities for companies inviting foreign citizens to Russia (with Anna Fufurina), in: Lexology, Mondaq, 08/2018
  • New rules for employment audits (with Alexander Titov, Anna Fufurina), in: Lexology 10/2017
  • New law allows legal entities to request information from shareholders to identify beneficial owners (with Hannes Lubitzsch), in: International Law Office, 4/2017
  • Deadline and requirements for annual general meeting of shareholders in Russian legal entities, in: International Law Office, 3/2017
  • New Civil Code amendments signed into law, in: International Law Office, 6/2013
  • Corporate Russia awaits key guidance on LLC shareholder exclusion, in: International Law Office, 6/2012