Mr Oleh Malskyy > Eterna Law > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Eterna Law
Gulliver Business Centre
1-A Sportyvna Sq, 32nd Floor
01001 KYIV
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Work Department

M&A, Corporate, International Trade, Energy and Antitrust.


Oleh Malskyy is a Partner in Eterna Law. Mr. Malskyy has substantial experience in representing leading national market players, foreign and CIS based blue-chips in various transactional matters including in such industries as: natural resources, energy and oil & gas, retail, pharmaceutical and insurance/financial institutions.


Magisters Law Firm (2005-2009), Herbert Smith Law Firm (2004-2005), WilmerHale Law Firm (2003-2004), ETERNA LAW 2009 to date.


English, Polish, German, Ukrainian, Russian.


New York Bar Association, Ukrainian Bar Association


Georgetown University Law Center, Washington DC, 2005, World Trade Institute/University of Bern, Switzerland, 2002.


Golf, skiing, yachting, reading.

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Hall of Fame)

Oleh MalskyyEterna Law

The corporate practice at Eterna Law has been active advising on projects in the conventional energy and alternative energy sectors. It also handled matters in areas such as IT, where its work included advising on initial coin offerings, cryptocurrency trading, venture investment and start-up sales. It is also active in the infrastructure sector, handling projects related to rail, road and port development, as well as advising companies in the agricultural sector. Oleh Malskyy is the key partner. The team in Kiev works closely with the firm’s other offices in Moscow and Kazakhstan.

Ukraine > Real estate and construction

Corporate partner Oleh Malskyy leads the practice at Eterna Law, which handles complex local, regional and national commercial and industrial real estate projects. Its work covers land allocation issues, negotiations with local authorities to obtain approvals and permissions, pre-development sales and acquisitions of land, as well as construction and leasing matters. The firm is also active in project finance matters.

Ukraine > Intellectual property

Corporate partner Oleh Malskyy leads the practice at Eterna Law, which handles the creation, exploitation and enforcement of IP rights. As well as handling the IP aspects of M&A transactions, the firm also acts in a range of disputes including complex patent actions and cases involving trade marks, domain names, passing-off, copyright, database rights and breach of confidence claims.

Ukraine > Energy

Energy and natural resources is one of the major areas of focus for Eterna Law, where corporate partners Oleh Malskyy and Maksym Uslystyi lead the practice. The team’s work covers the procurement of exploration and extraction permits, advice on concessions, the drafting and negotiating of procurement and product-sharing agreements, and compliance reviews. It frequently advises international investors – largely from Turkey, Greece and Lithuania – on acquiring assets in the renewable energy sector.

Ukraine > International trade

Corporate partner Oleh Malskyy leads the practice at Eterna Law and is highly active in trade remedy investigations and WTO disputes. The firm acts for foreign and domestic companies and has in-depth experience in key industry sectors such as agriculture, banking, energy, natural resources, telecoms and pharmaceuticals.

Ukraine > Banking, finance and capital markets

Eterna Law boosted the capacity of its bankruptcy and debt restructuring practice with the hire of Denys Kytsenko from Dynasty Law Firm. He joins corporate partner Oleh Malskyy and litigator Oleh Beketov, who jointly lead the practice. The firm acts for a growing number of international and Ukrainian banks as creditors in debt collection, bankruptcy, restructuring and contentious matters. Alfa Bank is among its clients.