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17/52A BOGDANA KHMELNITSKOGO STREET, 01030 KIEV, UKRAINE
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Vasil Kisil & Partners, Oleg Makarov, Kiev, UKRAINE

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Oleg Makarov

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Vasil Kisil & Partners

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration, Intellectual Property, Private Clients, Taxation

Position

Partner

Career

Oleg Makarov has been a partner with Vasil Kisil & Partners since the establishment of the firm. He has been Managing Partner of the firm since 2007. For over twenty years, Mr. Makarov has been practicing Domestic and International Litigation, Taxation, Investments, Securities, Property Law and Bankruptcy Law. In the conduct of his very successful litigation practice which is one of the most extensive among Ukrainian lawyers Oleg Makarov has demonstrated the qualities of a charismatic leader making his transition into the Managing Partner role very natural. Oleg is a deputy chair of the Qualification Disciplinary Commission of the Bar. He represents Ukraine on Best Lawyers Advisory Board and is a renowned expert on law firm management issues. Oleg Makarov is the author of numerous commentaries and legal reviews on the issues of dispute resolution, Ukrainian judicial system, the legal profession, the status and the position of attorneys in Ukraine. He is frequently quoted as a thought leader on law firm management and business strategy in domestic and international publications. He also has been actively involved in preparation of a number of draft laws submitted to Ukrainian Parliament.

Languages

English, German, Russian, Ukrainian

Member

International Bar Association (IBA); Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)

Education

MBA, Edinburgh Business School (2012); Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (1989)


Ukraine

Private client

Within: Private client

Vasil Kisil & Partners has a prominent family partner in Oksana Voynarovska, who also handles complex tax planning matters. Litigator Oleg Makarov and tax and corporate partner Alexander Borodkin are also recommended. The private client practice handles family law, tax and inheritance disputes for high-net-worth individuals.

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