Ms Anna Sisetska > Vasil Kisil & Partners > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Vasil Kisil & Partners
17/52A BOGDANA KHMELNITSKOGO STREET
01030 KIEV
Ukraine
Anna Sisetska photo

Work Department

Antitrust & Competition, Capital Markets, Corporate / M&A, International Trade, Project and Trade Finance

Position

Counsel

Career

Ms Sisetska focuses on real estate, construction and land law. She is also an experienced professional in the area of infrastructure projects, concessions and public and private partnership matters. Anna Sisetska represents foreign investors, Ukrainian developers and other real estate market operators on the matters of acquisition of land plots, agricultural lands and assets, real estate and construction projects, as well as regulatory, investments, project development, pre-sales and financing issues. Her expertise includes conducting legal due diligence, structuring transactions, composing all types of legal documents, as well as full legal support of the cross-border and domestic transactions on land and real estate located in Ukraine. Anna has extensive experience in the matter of lease and demise of commercial property. She participates in meetings of Ukrainian Agribusiness Club, advisory committees of Ministry of regional development, construction and housing and communal services of Ukraine, European Business Association, American Chamber of Commerce and other working groups that focus on elaborating approaches to cope with major challenges and improve laws and regulations in the practice area. Anna authored a number of articles on real estate, land, construction and investments matters in leading law journals and various scientific bulletins. She regularly participates and speaks at professional seminars and conferences.

Languages

English, Russian, Ukrainian

Memberships

•Kyiv Regional Bar Association •Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)

Education

National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Competition

(Leading individuals)

Anna SisetskaVasil Kisil & Partners

Vasil Kisil & Partners focuses predominantly on investigations of market dominance abuse and cartels, as well as merger control filings. Practice head Anna Sisetska also provides regulatory advice to a diverse client base that includes Mondelez Ukraine, Spectr-Agro and the European Business Association. The firm has extensive experience in the retail sector and handles unfair competition issues in the fast-moving consumer goods, gas, pharmaceuticals and DIY industries.

Ukraine > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Vasil Kisil & Partners ‘is very responsive and knowledgeable, and its advice is very business-friendly‘. The firm handles large domestic and cross-border M&A and restructuring matters in key sectors such as agriculture, real estate, TMT, banking and finance, retail, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas, transport and infrastructure. Volodymyr Igonin leads the practice, in which corporate and finance specialist Alexander Borodkin and competition law and M&A partner Anna Sisetska are recommended. Mondelez, Mitsubishi Corporation and Metinvest are among the team’s high-profile clients.

Ukraine > Banking, finance and capital markets

Vasil Kisil & Partners is best known for M&A transactions in the banking and financial services sector, banking litigation, debt restructuring, the sale and purchase of non-performing loans (NPL), and debt finance. Alexander Borodkin, who ‘immediately understands what clients need and delivers it‘, leads the practice with Anna Sisetska. They act for Ukrainian and international companies, as well as advising private investors on cross-border transactions and anti-money laundering regulations. The team also has niche expertise in emerging areas such as cryptocurrencies.