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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

17/52 BOHDANA KHMELNYTSKOHO STR., LEONARDO BUSINESS CENTRE, 01030 KYIV, UKRAINE
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Work +380 44 492 8282
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Fax +380 44 492 8272
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www.epam.ru
Kiev, London, Minsk, Moscow, St Petersburg, Washington DC

Ukraine

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners maintains a small team in Kiev following the departure of much of the firm to Asters. Ilona Zekely, who assisted an industrial client with a loan agreement with Ukraine's national bank, and the 'transparent, smart and responsive' Oksana Ilchenko remain at the firm.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has a small team following the departure to Asters of Oleg Boichuk and others. The 'reliable and responsive' Oksana Ilchenko and Ilona Zekely, who now works mainly from Moscow, remain. Recent highlights include advising a German holding company on its entry into Ukraine.

Leading individuals

Oksana Ilchenko - Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 3

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners maintains a small competition law practice, despite much of the team moving to Asters. Oksana Ilchenko is the key contact; she advised Yandex on the competition aspects of its establishment of a joint venture with Uber.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners handles the full range of employment law matters including labour relations, senior executive employment terminations and incentives programmes. Senior associate Aleksandra Yevstafyeva counts Cisco Systems and Caesars Entertainment Corporation among her clients.

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Legal Developments in Ukraine

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    AVELLUM acted as the Ukrainian legal counsel to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine on another milestone Eurobond deal. The issue by Ukraine of EUR1 billion notes with a 7-year tenor marks the first euro-denominated offering Ukraine has made in almost 15 years.
  • AVELLUM advises solar power plant developer on sale of solar project

    AVELLUM acted as the legal counsel to SM Invest Construction B.V., a solar PV plants developer, on the sale of shares in the holding company, which owns the underlying assets to develop a 148MW solar power plant in Mykolaiv region. Scatec Solar, a leading and globally acting solar energy producer, acted as the purchaser.
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    Top managers belong to the category of employees on whom the company efficiency depends, as top managers implement business and corporate policies¬†‚Äststrategies, business plans, and projects¬†‚Ästand make decisions that will determine the future of company business. Although it is indisputable that business is based on complete trust, effective control mechanisms could hardly be dispensed with. These truisms are well known to everyone. However, as practice shows, sometimes business owners overlook important issues that later lead to financial and reputational risks.
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    AVELLUM acted as the Ukrainian legal counsel to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (‚ÄúEBRD ‚ÄĚ) in connection with a long term senior secured loan to Limited Liability Company ‚ÄúZunami‚ÄĚ (‚ÄúZunami ‚ÄĚ) in the total amount of up to EUR3 million.¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†
  • AVELLUM advises Dobrobut on investment by Horizon Capital

    AVELLUM acted as the legal counsel to Dobrobut, the leading private healthcare services provider in Ukraine, and its shareholders on the disposal of a minority stake in Dobrobut to Horizon Capital.
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    Sayenko Kharenko has acted as legal counsel to DTEK Renewables, which manages DTEK projects in renewable energy, on construction of Primorskaya Wind Electric Plant LLC (Primorskaya WEP) with a capacity of 200 MW. DTEK Renewables is currently one of the largest producers of renewable electric energy in Ukraine and accounts for about 10% of ‚Äúgreen‚ÄĚ capacities market.
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    Sayenko Kharenko has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to VR Capital on the establishment of a joint venture with Volterra Energy Group, the developing partner. The joint venture company is set to develop a number of solar power plant projects throughout Ukraine.
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    Sayenko Kharenko has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on providing a dual-tranche UAH-denominated loan equivalent to USD 25 million to JSC ‚ÄúThe State Export-Import Bank of Ukraine‚ÄĚ. The synthetic local currency loan provides access to UAH loan funds for eligible SME borrowers.