Mr Oleg Makarov > Vasil Kisil & Partners > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Vasil Kisil & Partners
01030 KIEV
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Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration, Intellectual Property, Private Clients, Taxation




Oleg Makarov has been a partner with Vasil Kisil & Partners since the establishment of the firm. He has been Managing Partner of the firm since 2007. For over twenty years, Mr. Makarov has been practicing Domestic and International Litigation, Taxation, Investments, Securities, Property Law and Bankruptcy Law. In the conduct of his very successful litigation practice which is one of the most extensive among Ukrainian lawyers Oleg Makarov has demonstrated the qualities of a charismatic leader making his transition into the Managing Partner role very natural. Oleg is a deputy chair of the Qualification Disciplinary Commission of the Bar. He represents Ukraine on Best Lawyers Advisory Board and is a renowned expert on law firm management issues. Oleg Makarov is the author of numerous commentaries and legal reviews on the issues of dispute resolution, Ukrainian judicial system, the legal profession, the status and the position of attorneys in Ukraine. He is frequently quoted as a thought leader on law firm management and business strategy in domestic and international publications. He also has been actively involved in preparation of a number of draft laws submitted to Ukrainian Parliament.


English, German, Russian, Ukrainian


International Bar Association (IBA); Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)


MBA, Edinburgh Business School (2012); Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (1989)

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Private client

Vasil Kisil & Partners excels in contentious family matters and inheritance disputes, as well as handling domestic and international tax planning. Family, inheritance law and wealth management specialist Oksana Voynarovska ‘has a real international reach and understands complex issues related to family law matters‘. Fellow practice heads Alexander Borodkin and Oleg Makarov are also recommended.