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Vasil Kisil & Partners
01030 KIEV
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Work Department

Energy & Natural Resources, Real Estate & Construction




Alexander Borodkin, Partner of VKP’s Real Estate, Construction & Land Law Practice Group, has been a member of the VKP team since 2005. Alexander advises foreign investors, Ukrainian developers and other real estate market operators on a wide range of cross-border and domestic transactions involving purchase and development of construction projects, mergers and acquisitions, investment, etc. Alexander Borodkin is an experienced specialist in the field of transactions and projects in the public sector. His practice in the given fields covers matters relating to transaction structuring, tax planning, corporate, antimonopoly, FX, regulatory and other aspects of transactions implementation, and risk assessment and management. Alexander is the author of a range of articles on construction and land matters; and an active participant and speaker at real estate and construction conferences.


English, Russian, Ukrainian


International Bar Associations (IBA)


National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Real estate and construction

(Hall of Fame)

Alexander BorodkinVasil Kisil & Partners

Vasil Kisil & Partners‘ clients note that the team’s strengths include ‘very good communication, adherence to deadlines and a professional approach‘. Practice head Alexander Borodkin leads the eight-lawyer group, which advises on the financing of real estate projects, construction matters, leases and acquisitions, public law issues and construction disputes. Senior associate Roman Riabenko is recommended for construction, agriculture and energy projects. Recent work included assisting Arcona Property Fund with the €30m acquisition of four Ukrainian companies and their real estate assets, as well as five development sites across Ukraine.

Ukraine > Energy

Vasil Kisil & Partners provides a wide range of services to clients in the energy sector, including advice on privatisation, financing, investment protection, environmental compliance and dispute resolution. The firm also handles M&A, antitrust issues and regulatory matters. It recently assisted UAE-based ODASCO with the acquisition of a 4.9MW solar project. Alexander Borodkin leads the renewables practice group, while Oleg Alyoshin is head of oil and gas.

Ukraine > Banking, finance and capital markets

Vasil Kisil & Partners‘ team handles a wide range of work, including banking-related M&A, litigation, debt restructurings, the sale of non-performing loans and debt finance transactions. It has also developed niche expertise in the area of aviation finance. Alexander Borodkin advises on currency control, foreign investment regulations and project finance. Anna Sisetska focuses on competition and antitrust matters, as well as corporate, international trade and banking law.

Ukraine > Private client

Vasil Kisil & Partners is ‘one of the first firms in Ukraine to develop complex a private client practice and already has strong international reputation‘. It provides a broad range of private client services to high-net-worth individuals, families and business owners. This work encompasses all aspects of family law, including divorce and inheritance disputes, and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial contracts and cohabitation contracts. The firm also handles international capital structuring, and both domestic and international tax planning. Oksana Voynarovska, who handles family and inheritance law, and private wealth management partner Alexander Borodkin are the lead practitioners.