Emerging Markets

BRG’s Emerging Markets practice focuses on matters fundamentally related to emerging markets, regardless of the locale or source of transactions, operations, disputes, or policies.

{ Banner Photo }
PDF

Overview

BRG’s Emerging Markets practice operates across all of the firm’s lines of business. The practice focuses on matters fundamentally related to emerging markets, regardless of the locale or source of transactions, operations, disputes, or policies.

Our team is composed of professionals with seasoned practitioner experience in:

  • Commercial international trade and investment dispute litigation and arbitration and damages
  • Antitrust, competition policy, utility regulation
  • Negotiation of sovereign international trade agreements and investment treaties
  • Corruption compliance, reputational due diligence, investigations, remedies
  • Foreign investment regulation (e.g., CFIUS), especially operational strategies, remedies, third-party monitoring
  • Strategic advice on M&A/JV transactions, greenfield investment, public-private partnerships (PPPs)
  • Corporate governance incentives, CSR investments, activist shareholder strategies
  • Structuring private equity deals and portfolio company exits
  • Risk mitigation in global supply chain management
  • Privatization transactions
  • Executing independent Economic Impact Assessments (EIA) of investments
  • Bespoke high-level workshops for C-suites and boards on specific topics related to current themes/policies

Our professionals have field-level expertise in over eighty emerging markets across five major regions:

  • Asia: China, Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), India, Nepal
  • Latin America: majority of countries in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean
  • Russia, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and Europe: majority of former Soviet Union (FSU); all of Eastern and Central Europe; The Balkans; Turkey
  • Sub-Saharan Africa: majority of countries on the continent
  • Middle East: UAE, Kuwait, Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Our clients have included US and non-US corporations, law firms, banks, private equity funds, institutional investors, pensions, sovereign wealth funds, and family offices.

News & Insights