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Wolf Theiss

9A KHORYVA STR., 04071 KIEV, UKRAINE
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Ukraine

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Wolf Theiss

Experienced senior associate¬†Oksana Volynets¬†leads the practice at¬†Wolf Theiss, which handles multi-jurisdictional finance transactions for clients including EBRD. For Erste Bank, the firm handled the ‚ā¨300m sale of a non-performing loan portfolio.

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

Wolf Theiss

Clients of Wolf Theiss praise the 'outstanding work from a highly committed team'. Lead partner Taras Dumych acted for Bain Capital on local matters arising from its acquisition of Sealed Air's food safety and hygiene division, Diversey Care. Senior associate Oksana Volynets plays a key role in the practice's major deals.

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 2

Wolf Theiss

At Wolf Theiss, the competition group is led by associate Olga Ivlyeva, who handles merger control and compliance matters. She assisted petrol station and aircraft fuel company Amic Energy Management with compliance issues arising from changes in its corporate structure.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Wolf Theiss

Wolf Theiss acts for international and Ukrainian companies in domestic and cross-border disputes. Taras Dumych and associate Sergii Zheka are the main contacts. They represented ThyssenKrupp in a dispute against a major local customer who defaulted on payment for equipment.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Wolf Theiss

Wolf Theiss joins the table this year having advised Ukrainian companies and Ukrainian subsidiaries of multinational businesses on critical employment matters. Associates Olga Ivlyeva and Olena Kravtsova are the key names. Ivlyeva advised Bain Capital on matters arising from a corporate acquisition.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Wolf Theiss

The IP practice at Wolf Theiss is 'highly organised and helpful'. The 'professional, punctual and patient' Taras Dumych acted for Uponor in a matter concerning the termination of an unlawful trade mark that infringed its domain name.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Wolf Theiss

Wolf Theiss acts predominantly for industrial companies on construction projects and real estate disputes. Taras Dumych handled due diligence for a European telecoms company, which owns and leases several properties in Ukraine.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Wolf Theiss

Mykhailo Razuvaiev at Wolf Theiss is a specialist tax lawyer who works with corporate partner Taras Dumych to assist the firm's international clients. The duo advised a European bank on tax issues arising from sanctions imposed on its local subsidiary.

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Legal Developments by:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

  • EU TRANSACTION TAX: ADDITIONAL BURDENS ON BANKS?

    The finance ministers of the European Union met again last week to discuss the plan of introducing a single EU financial transaction tax. According to the plan, a 0.1 percent tax would be levied on bond and capital transactions, while a 0.01 percent tax would be charged on derivatives transactions.
    - Wolf Theiss

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