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INTEGRITES is a full-service law firm with offices in Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Russia, and representative offices in Germany, the Netherlands, and the UK. The firm provides legal service to companies seeking comprehensive advice on large deals and major disputes, as well as day-to-day operation.

The mission of the firm is to help companies concentrate on the development of their business while lawyers at INTEGRITES take care of the legal issues. With profound industry-focused expertise, the firm delivers legal solutions that add value to the business of clients 80% of which are international. Alongside the countries of presence, INTEGRITES makes its legal expertise available to clients from other jurisdictions through three foreign desks – teams of qualified lawyers with unique German-, French- and Turkish-speaking competence. The firm also closely cooperates with a well-established partner network of over 100 international law firms.

INTEGRITES is highly recommended for its dispute resolution work performed by the recognized legal experts in international arbitration, cross-border and domestic litigation. The team represented the interests of the clients in more than 100 international commercial and investment proceedings under the arbitration rules of major international arbitration centers.

INTEGRITES is an internationally recognized legal counsel to companies working in the energy sector, in particular, renewables. The firm represents the biggest international clients with a cumulative commitment to 2 GW of wind and 500 MW solar power projects in Ukraine, which ensures the firm’s leading position on the regional market.

The firm and its lawyers are recognized by the leading legal rankings – Chambers Global/Europe, The Legal 500 EMEA, IFLR1000, GAR100, Who’s Who Legal, Best Lawyers. The firm has been shortlisted for Law Firm of the Year in Ukraine by the Lawyer European Awards 2020 and Chambers Europe Awards 2021.

Managing Partner, Head of Energy and Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction Dr. Oleksiy
Senior Partner, Head of International Offices, Corporate and M&A Dr. Julian
Partner, Head of Corporate and M&A, Employment, Compliance Illya
Counsel, Corporate and M&A, Employment Vasyl
Senior Partner, Antitrust and Competition Vyacheslav
Counsel, Antitrust and Competition Yaroslav
Partner, Head of Antitrust and Competition Serhiy
Partner, Head of the CIS Arbitration Practice Olena
Partner, Head of Cross-Border Litigation Dmytro
Partner, Head of Domestic Litigation and White-Collar Crime Oleksandr
Partner, Cross-Border Dispute Resolution, International Arbitration Serhii
Partner, Head of Banking and Finance Igor
Partner, Banking and Finance Dr. Oleh
Partner, Head of Tax and Customs Viktoriya
Counsel, Head of International Trade Sergey
Counsel, Head of Foreign Desk Dmitriy
Senior Associate, Head of Intellectual Property Daria
Counsel, International Arbitration Krystyna
Counsel, International Trade Yevgen
Oleksiy Feliv  photo Oleksiy Feliv Managing partner
Viktoriya Fomenko photo Viktoriya FomenkoPartner, Head of Tax and Customs
Krystyna Khripkova photo Krystyna KhripkovaCounsel
Vyacheslav Korchev  photo Vyacheslav Korchev Senior Partner
Igor Krasovskiy photo Igor KrasovskiyPartner, Head of Banking & Finance
Sergey Lakhno photo Sergey LakhnoCounsel, Head of International Trade
Dmytro Marchukov  photo Dmytro Marchukov Partner, Head of Cross-Border Litigation
Yaroslav Medvediev  photo Yaroslav Medvediev Counsel
Oleksandr Onishchenko  photo Oleksandr Onishchenko Partner, Head of Domestic Litigation
Olena Perepelynska photo Olena PerepelynskaPartner, Head of International Arbitration
Julian Ries photo Julian RiesPartner, Head of International Offices
Illya Tkachuk photo Illya TkachukPartner, Head of Corporate and M&A, Employment, Compliance
Serhii Uvarov  photo Serhii Uvarov Partner
Oleh Zahnitko photo Oleh ZahnitkoPartner
American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine
German-Ukrainian Chamber of Industry and Commerce
Norwegian-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce

INTEGRITES has advised Minfin and Ukrgasbank on EUR 30 mln convertible loan from IFC

INTEGRTIES has advised the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine (Minfin) and JSB Ukrgasbank, a state-owned bank, in connection with EUR 30 mln loan agreement and implementation agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC). The five-year loan for Ukrgasbank comes with an option for IFC to convert the loan into the common shares. The deal is unique for the Ukrainian banking market and is an important step towards privatization of Ukrgasbank.

INTEGRITES secures the lowest dumping margin for the Chinese steel producer

International Trade practice at INTEGRITES successfully represented interests of Foshan Vinmay Stainless Steel Co. Ltd* (China) in the antidumping investigation initiated by the leading Russian stainless pipes producers. The investigation related to the imports of welded stainless pipes manufactured in China to the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union. INTEGRITES is among TOP-10 best employers among law firms in Ukraine

INTEGRITES is among TOP-10 best employers among law firms in Ukraine in 2020-21, according to the survey by The survey covered almost 500 companies from 20 industries. More than 6,000 respondents defined the criteria they use when choosing a job, as well as identified the most attractive industries and employers.

INTEGRITES protected interests of the German equipment manufacturer in a dispute with SE NNEGC Energoatom

INTEGRITES Domestic Litigation team assisted the German equipment manufacturer to recover losses caused by the long-term non-repayment of the debt by one of Ukraine’s largest energy generating state-owned enterprises – NNEGC Energoatom.

INTEGRITES advised Khlibni Investytsii on USD 3 mln financing for the construction of a new production line

INTEGRITES advised Chanta Mount, a subsidiary of the leading Ukrainian bakery producer Khlibni Investytsii, on USD 3 mln financing extended by Raiffeisen Bank International for construction of a new production line.

INTEGRITES advises Longwing Energy S.C.A. on launching Phase I of 500 MW Zaporizhzhia Wind Park

INTEGRITES advises EuroCape Ukraine I LLC, an indirect subsidiary of LongWing Energy S.C.A., a Luxemburg-based independent power producer operating renewable assets in Europe, on commissioning of Phase I of the 500 MW Zaporizhzhia Wind Park. The facility is one of the most large-scale onshore wind farms being under construction in Ukraine.

INTEGRITES successfully protected interests of a German company in a dispute against NNEGC Energoatom

INTEGRITES successfully protected interests of a German equipment manufacturer before the Commercial Cassation Court in a dispute related to the recovery of inflation losses and 3% of the annual interest rate in the amount of UAH 6 mln. The dispute arose due to failure of NNEGC Energoatom, one of Ukraine’s largest energy generating state-owned enterprises, to pay the long overdue debt for the special equipment supplied by the firm’s client to SSE Chornobyl NPP.