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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Lexwell & Partners

Lexwell & Partners acts for companies of all sizes including local Ukrainian companies and multinational corporations. Counsel Igor Nagai and Andrei Kolupaev are the lead lawyers. They assisted leading supplier of building materials CRH Group with the restructuring of its local business. ArcelorMittal and Evraz are also among the team's clients.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Lexwell & Partners

Lexwell & Partners 'provides quality work in every aspect and works in a committed way to provide a good picture of the risks and barriers for each project'. The 'calm and resolute' Andrei Kolupaev and 'very reliable' counsel Igor Nagai are recommended. The firm defended the Ministry of Justice in a $5bn Energy Charter Treaty matter, which concerned the operation of state energy company Ukrnafta.

Leading individuals

Andrei Kolupaev - Lexwell & Partners

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Lexwell & Partners

The team at Lexwell & Partners is 'very experienced and knows the industry both legally and commercially'. Key partner Andrei Kolupaev 'provides practical solutions and has profound expertise'. He handled a 500MW wind farm development for TBEA, and acquired mining rights for ArcelorMittal.

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Tax - ranked: tier 2

Lexwell & Partners

Lexwell & Partners excels in tax litigation and Andrei Kolupaev is 'very experienced and has excellent commercial sense'. The firm's 'technically excellent team' acted for Ukraine's Ministry of Justice in a $300m investment dispute arising from tax claims made by a foreign investor.

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