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

Wolf Theiss
9A KHORYVA STR.
04071 KIEV
Ukraine
Taras Dumych photo

Work Department

Corporate & Mergers &Acquisitions, Real Estate.

Position

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

Career

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

Languages

English, Russian, Polish, Ukrainian.

Memberships

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

Education

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 > Commercial, corporate and M&A

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.

Ukraine > Dispute resolution

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.

Ukraine > Intellectual property

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

Ukraine > Real estate and construction

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.

Ukraine > Tax

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.