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Ukraine

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

GOLAW

GOLAW has 'the ability to resolve complex issues and a business-oriented approach based on vast experience', and it joins the ranking this year. Valentyn Gvozdiy is 'extremely driven and visionary'. Sergiy Oberkovych, who acted for Procredit Bank on a subordinate financing transaction with IFC, is also recommended.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

GOLAW

GOLAW handles cross-border M&A activity, notably for mid-cap Czech companies, but also advises global brands including GAP. 'Diligent and skilful experts' Max Lebedev, who assisted a Turkish battery company with corporate structuring, and Sergiy Oberkovych are noted.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

GOLAW

GOLAW has 'the ability to resolve complex issues' and the 'extremely-driven' Valentyn Gvozdiy is highly regarded. He acted for Czech bank Expobank in a dispute concerning a debtor who tried to invalidate a mortgage for a glass factory.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

GOLAW

GOLAW is 'very knowledgeable, responsive and solution oriented'. Key partner Max Lebedev and senior associate Taras Lytovchenko 'understand the difficulties international clients face in Ukraine'. The firm counts Pfizer and a leading US movie studio among its clients.

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 2

GOLAW

GOLAW acts for Ukrainian and international investors and developers, predominantly in the renewables sector, on power purchase agreements, financing, regulatory matters and M&A deals. Sergiy Oberkovych and Max Lebedev advised KBPP Management on a grid connection for a biomass plant.

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Private client
Private client - ranked: tier 2

GOLAW

GOLAW advises on business structuring, tax, succession planning, trusts, funds and risk management, as well as handling matters of residence for foreign and domestic clients. Sergiy Oberkovych and corporate partner Max Lebedev are the key contacts. They advised a shareholder of a large agribusiness on the settlement of a dispute.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

GOLAW

GOLAW is recognised for its expertise in leasing, international real estate transactions and property management. Valentyn Gvozdiy and Max Lebedev assisted European Agro Investment Ukraine with a leasehold for maritime buildings in Chornomorsk port.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

GOLAW

GOLAW is recommended for tax litigation, international tax planning and tax audits. Litigator Valentyn Gvozdiy successfully challenged a tax notice for Galicia Distillery. Counsel Iryna Kalnytska is also recommended.

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White-collar crime
White-collar crime - ranked: tier 2

GOLAW

At GOLAW, Angelika Moisieieva is a leading criminal defence lawyer and she recently defended the head of a regional state authority against allegations of unlawful compensation for closing a case of intentional tax evasion by a company director. Counsel Igor Glushko is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Angelika Moisieieva - GOLAW

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