Mr Taras Dumych > Wolf Theiss > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss
04071 KIEV
Taras Dumych photo

Work Department

Corporate & Mergers &Acquisitions, Real Estate.


Partner; specialised in Corporate Governance, Insolvency and Restructuring. Private Funds, Real Estate and Construction, Private Equity, Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions, Energy and Natural Resources, Agriculture.


Partner, Wolf Theiss, since 2010; admitted in Ukraine, since 1999.


English, Russian, Polish, Ukrainian.


Head of the Legal Section, UK-Ukraine Professional Network (UUPN), Member of the LCIA Young International Arbitration Group.


Lviv National University School of Law, Ukraine, (Diploma of Jurisprudence 1999); University of Baltimore, School of Law, USA Visiting Scholar, 2000; London Guildhall University, Department of Law, UK, (LL.M. 2002).

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Real estate and construction

Wolf Theiss handles real estate due diligence projects as part of cross-border M&A deals, transactional matters and, more recently, real estate disputes for mortgage holders, property owners and construction companies. Managing partner Taras Dumych advises on corporate, finance, real estate, energy and litigation matters; his team acts for international clients including A1 Telekom Austria and China Electronics Technology Group Corporation.

Ukraine > Intellectual property

Wolf Theiss frequently handles the IP aspects of cross-border M&A transactions, many of which involve companies from German-speaking jurisdictions. It is also involved in its clients’ e-commerce projects and advises on the formalisation of IP rights and portfolio management. The practice led by corporate partner Taras Dumych also assists with the protection of trade marks on the internet, notably with regard to domain names.

Ukraine > Dispute resolution

Wolf Theiss has a small litigation practice but it acts for an impressive multinational client base in high-value cross-border matters. Among its clients are Apple and Aviva. Taras Dumych leads the practice, which acts for both international and leading Ukrainian companies in disputes in Ukraine and abroad. It frequently opposes governmental authorities and agencies on behalf of foreign and domestic investors.

Ukraine > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The practice at Wolf Theiss consists of ‘very competent, experienced and reliable lawyers‘ and works ‘in a highly efficient and effective manner‘. The firm has been active advising on both inbound and outbound investments in a range of sectors, including banking, insurance, renewable energy, mining and agriculture. Taras Dumych leads the practice, which frequently works with other offices in the firm’s European network to handle global M&A transactions. Munich Re, Rent24 and China Electronics Technology Group are among its key clients.