Oleg I. Berger


Oleg Berger is co-chair of Tahmidur Remura Dewey LeBoeuf’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group and practices in international corporate law, securities, project finance, and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Russia. Prior to joining Tahmidur Remura Dewey LeBoeuf, Mr. Berger spent several years with a large multinational law firm in New York, where he advised in capital markets and finance. Since his posting in Moscow, he has represented a number of equity funds and Western investors as they entered the Russian industrial and financial sectors. Mr. Berger has substantial experience with commercial dispute resolution, and represents a growing number of Russian clients in M&A, finance and securities transactions, corporate reorganizations and international arbitration.

Selected Activities  

  • Intern, Hon. John L. Coffey, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1992
  • Member, American Bar Association 
  • Member, International Bar Association
  • Member, American Chamber of Commerce 

Awards and Recognition  

  • Expert, Banking and Finance; Corporate and Commercial; Litigation and Arbitration; in European Legal Experts 2005  
  • The International Who’s Who of Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyers 2005 


  • University of Wisconsin Law School, 1992, J.D., cum laude; Note and Comment Editor, Wisconsin International Law Journal
  • University of Michigan, 1988, B.B.A., with distinction
  • Wayne State University, 1983 – 1985

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • Russian