Polina Lyadnova is a partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. Her practice focuses on international financial transactions and debt restructurings for emerging markets clients in particular. Polina has experience advising Russian and CIS companies on a broad range of other transactions as well and is dual qualified in Russian and English law. Polina is distinguished as a leading restructuring lawyer and banking and finance lawyer by Chambers Global. She is also one of four founding editors of Cleary Gottlieb’s client publication, Emerging Markets Restructuring Journal. Polina joined Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in 2007 and became a partner in 2013.