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Dentons

49-A VOLODYMYRSKA STREET, 2ND FLOOR, 01001 KYIV, UKRAINE
Tel:
Work +380 44 494 4774
Fax:
Fax +380 44 494 1991
Email:
Web:
www.dentons.com

Ukraine

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons’ team ‘distinguishes itself through professionalism and wise counsel’ on debt restructuring, cross-border lending and trade finance. Natalia Selyakova advised CRI Group on its $1.3bn debt restructuring. Adam Mycyk, Nadiya Shylienkova and Nikolay Zhovner are also noted.

Leading individuals

Natalia Selyakova - Dentons

Next generation lawyers

Nadiya Shylienkova - Dentons

Nikolay Zhovner - Dentons

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons’ team provides ‘excellent support, fast response times and has a high level of knowledge’. Oleg Batyuk assisted Adecco Group with the sale of its local subsidiary. Adam Mycyk and Myron Rabij are other key contacts and associate Oksana Franko joined from Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.

Leading individuals

Adam Mycyk - Dentons

Oleg Batyuk - Dentons

Next generation lawyers

Oksana Franko - Dentons

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

At Dentons, the ‘extremely professionalVolodymyr Monastyrskyy handles all aspects of antimonopoly regulation. He and Borys Schwarzer advised Adecco on merger control matters relating to the sale of its local subsidiary.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Practice head Oleg Batyuk and rising star Oleg Kuchanskyy are among the key names at Dentons, which is known for its ‘high-quality and client-oriented advice’. Clients include an international developer of crop protection solutions.

Next generation lawyers

Oleg Kuchanskyy - Dentons

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons handles the employment law aspects of corporate transactions for blue-chip clients. Volodymyr Monastyrskyy assisted an international luxury products company with immigration matters.

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Myron Rabij’s team at Dentons provides ‘an excellent service, rapid responses and good industry knowledge’. Adam Mycyk is a finance expert and Maksym Sysoiev is ‘intelligent and hardworking’. The Ukrainian Association of Renewable Energy is a key client.

Next generation lawyers

Maksym Sysoiev - Dentons

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Dentons’ team has notable expertise handling the IP aspects of large M&A transactions. Associate Oksana Horban, who is also a patent attorney, assisted Danish company Bojer Innovativ Ingeniør Rådgivning with licensing matters.

Next generation lawyers

Oksana Horban - Dentons

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

At Dentons, ‘open and candid counselMarkian Sileckyalways takes a rational approach’. Practice head Myron Rabij is also recommended. The firm advised Cofco Agri Ukraine on the construction of a $75m grain terminal.

Leading individuals

Markian Silecky - Dentons

Myron Rabij - Dentons

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Dentons’ team has ‘a practical approach and the highest standards’. Igor Davydenko and Tetiana Gryn are recommended. Sberbank and CRI Group are clients.

Next generation lawyers

Tetiana Gryn - Dentons

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United Arab Emirates

Offices in Abu Dhabi and DUBAI

Australia

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Azerbaijan

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Belgium

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China

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Canada

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Czech Republic

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Germany

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Egypt

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Spain

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France

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Georgia

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Ghana

Hong Kong

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Costa Rica

Offices in San Jose

Hungary

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Italy

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Jordan

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Kuwait

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Kazakhstan

Offices in Astana and Almaty

London

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Luxembourg

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Morocco

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Mauritius

Offices in Port Louis

Mexico

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Netherlands

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Oman

Offices in Muscat

Papua New Guinea

Offices in Port Moresby

Poland

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Panama

Offices in Panama City

Qatar

Offices in Doha

Romania

Offices in Bucharest

Russia

Offices in Moscow and St Petersburg

South Africa

Offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town

Scotland

Offices in Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Edinburgh

South East

Offices in Milton Keynes and Watford

Singapore

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Slovakia

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Saudi Arabia

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Turkey

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Ukraine

Offices in Kiev

United States

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Uzbekistan

Offices in Tashkent and Tashkent

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Dentons

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