Mr Yevheniy Deyneko > EVERLEGAL > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

KIEV 01001

Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Antitrust and Competition, Commercial Matters


Managing Partner


Yevheniy has 18 years of professional legal experience acquired at the leading London and New York headquartered international law firms and the Big 4 accounting firm. Prior to founding Everlegal Yevheniy was a Counsel with the M&A and Corporate practice group at Clifford Chance and also headed its Antitrust practice.


English, Ukrainian, Russian


Member of the Ukrainian Bar Association
Member of the New York State Bar Association


INSEAD, Broadening Business Perspectives Programme, 2015.
Kyiv National Economics University, Master’s Degree in Finance, 2009.
University of Connecticut School of Law, LL.M., 2002
Lviv National University Law School, Specialist’s Degree in Law, 2000.

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Energy

The energy and natural resources practice at EVERLEGAL is ‘‘very accommodating with both commercial thought and time‘. The firm is heavily involved in the development of Ukraine’s renewable energy sector and frequently assists UDP Renewables with solar projects; this includes a cluster of solar power plants with a total capacity of 46MW in the Zaporizhzhya region. Yevheniy Deyneko and Andriy Olenyuk jointly lead the practice.

Ukraine > Employment

EVERLEGAL has a ‘dynamic and up-to-date‘ employment practice. It has three partners – Yevheniy Deyneko, Andriy Olenyuk and Oleksandr Ruzhytskyi – who frequently work alongside international law firms to handle matters such as the employment of foreigners in Ukraine, immigration issues, labour disputes and the departure of high-level executives. Recent work included assisting major global brands with contractual matters, benefits and remuneration, and regulatory issues.

Ukraine > Commercial, corporate and M&A

EVERLEGAL is best known for its work on M&A transactions in the energy, IT, agricultural and FMCG sectors. The company recently assisted Louis Dreyfus Company Ukraine with the incorporation of a local company for its rail cars leasing business in Ukraine, and the practice led by Yevheniy Deyneko also assisted UDP Renewables with green energy projects. Energy and natural resources partner Andriy Olenyuk is also a key adviser on M&A projects.