Ms Oksana Voynarovska > Vasil Kisil & Partners > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Vasil Kisil & Partners
17/52A BOGDANA KHMELNITSKOGO STREET
01030 KIEV
Ukraine
Oksana Voynarovska photo

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration, Labour & Employment, Private Clients

Position

Partner, Head of Labour & Employment, Head of Private Clients Practice Group

Career

Oksana has profound theoretical knowledge and extensive practical experience in labour law issues, including drafting employment contracts for top management, legal support in dismissal of personnel, preparation and negotiation of collective bargaining labour agreements, restructuring, data protection etc. For many years Mrs. Voynarovska has been advising on reconciling the international corporate employment standards with the complex and sophisticated Ukrainian labour legislature and representing the clients’ interests in courts in the context of labour disputes. Moreover, Ms Voynarovska is the head of the Private Clients Practice at Vasil Kisil & Partners, the first multi-disciplinary law firm on the domestic market to create such a niche practice of providing services to high-net-worth private clients. Oksana Voynarovska has the unique experience of representing the interests of high-net-worth individuals and families in all matters of family law, including family disputes, inheritance and amicable settlement, in particular international cases and those involving international movement of children. Ms Voynarovska focuses on divorce, child custody and visitation, spousal and child support, negotiation of pre-nuptial, post-nuptial and separation agreements and paternity maters. She has counselled a broad range of clients regarding the issues of surrogacy and surrogacy with an international element and international adoption. From a litigation background, Ms Voynarovska has a particular focus on representing clients on general civil litigation disputes, including defamation claims, consumers’ protection claims, confidentiality claims, and personal injury. Oksana Voynarovska is a mediator accredited by the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR), London, UK.

Languages

English, Russian, Ukrainian

Memberships

•International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (IAML) •International Bar Association (IBA) •Ius Laboris – the largest global alliance of leading labour law firms •Ukrainian Bar Association

Education

Ivan Franko National University of L’viv, 2001

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Private client

(Leading individuals)

Oksana VoynarovskaVasil Kisil & Partners

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.

Ukraine > Employment

(Leading individuals)

Oksana VoynarovskaVasil Kisil & Partners

Vasil Kisil & Partners‘ sizeable team handles the full range of complex labour law matters, including employment contracts, the dismissal of employees, collective bargaining agreements, company restructurings and litigation. Practice head Oksana Voynarovska, who has exceptional expertise‘, and Valeriya Savchuk, who is ‘an enthusiastic professional‘, are members of the working group finalising Ukraine’s draft Labour Code. Associate Oleksandr Melnyk has expertise in labour disputes. Clients include household names from the pharmaceutical, energy, retail and technology sectors.