Timur Bondaryev > Arzinger > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile
SENATOR BUSINESS CENTRE
32/2 MOSKOVSKA STREET, 10TH FLOOR
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Founding and Managing Partner, Attorney-at-law, Head of Real Estate and Construction practice, Co-Head of Antitrust and Competition practice at Arzinger. He also heads the Automotive, Energy and Retail industrial practices.
Timur Bondaryev has been working at Arzinger ever since it was founded (2002). Prior to that time, he headed a division in the Legal Department at the State Property Fund of Ukraine and was Head of Legal at Ukrainian Aluminium, a subsidiary of Russian Aluminium.
He has extensive experience in advising both international and domestic companies of various industries (Retail, FMCG, Automotive, Life Science, Banking & Finance etc.) on significant domestic and multinational M&A transactions, joint ventures, cartel cases, abuse of dominance, restrictive practices, competition & antitrust investigations, on public law and public procurement matters.
English, German, Ukrainian, Russian
- International Bar Association (officer of the European Regional Forum Advisory Board
- American Bar Association (member of the Steering Group of the International Antitrust Law Committee)
- East Europe Foundation (chairman of the Board)
- Ukrainian Bar Association
- European Business Association (EBA)
- Society of German and Ukrainian Lawyers
- Association of Attorneys-at-law of Ukraine
- Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Community (SUP)
Gorlovka Institute of Foreign Languages (Ukraine)
Institute of International Relations at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, International Law Specialist (Specialization – International Private Law), Translator and Interpreter from German
Vienna Economics University, International Commercial and Tax Law
Bournemouth Business School International (UK)
Lawyer Rankings(Leading individuals)
At Arzinger, the team is ‘very professional, experienced and attentive to details and clients’ requirements’. It excels in obtaining merger clearances, handling post-clearances in gun-jumping cases and advising clients on AMCU behavioural investigations. Timur Bondaryev, Sergii Shkliar, Lana Sinichkina and Oleksander Dyakulych are ‘guided by the ethical principles of honesty, fairness and decency‘. They also excel in state aid matters and private antitrust counselling and enforcement.
Arzinger has a real estate and construction practice that operates from three offices in Ukraine, all of which handle high-value sales and leasing matters. The practice is jointly led by Timur Bondaryev in Kiev, Markian Malskyy in Lviv and Viktor Syzonenko in Odessa. They frequently act for international and Ukrainian public and private companies, financial institutions and funds. The team’s experience spans residential, commercial, infrastructure, and industrial projects, as well as handling real estate issues arising from large M&A transactions. The firm recently assisted STADA Arzneimittel with real estate aspects of the purchase of a pharmaceuticals company.
Arzinger hired counsel Iaroslav Cheker from KPMG Law in Ukraine. The firm has a strong track record advising major private and state-owned energy and mining companies in Ukraine. The scope of its work includes antitrust investigations, corporate transactions, energy trading contracts, power sales and coal exports, as well as contentious matters. Corporate and competition partner Timur Bondaryev co-leads the practice with Cheker.
Arzinger‘s corporate and M&A practice is praised for its ‘client-oriented and well-customised approach, as well as round-the-clock availability‘. ‘The quality of their work and advice is far above other law firms in Ukraine‘, says a client of partners Timur Bondaryev and Anna Zorya, and counsel Alesya Pavlinskaya, who jointly lead the practice. The firm recently assisted with the management buyout of the Ukrainian Hubert Burda Media business, which holds more than 45 brands, including Marie Claire, Playboy, Lisa and Burda Style.
- Commercial, corporate and M&A - Ukraine
- Competition - Ukraine
- Hall of Fame - Ukraine > Real estate and construction
- Leading individuals - Ukraine > Competition
- Leading individuals - Ukraine > Real estate and construction
- Real estate and construction - Ukraine
- Energy - Ukraine
- Private client - Ukraine
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