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Wolf Theiss

9A KHORYVA STR., 04071 KIEV, UKRAINE
Tel:
Work +380 44 377 7500
Fax:
Fax +380 44 377 7501
Email:
Web:
www.wolftheiss.com

Taras Dumych

Tel:
Work +380 44 3 777 500
Email:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

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.

Member

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).


Ukraine

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: 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.

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Dispute resolution

Within: 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.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

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

Within: 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.

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Tax

Within: 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.

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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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