Mr Maksym Sysoiev > Dentons > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

41 Naberezhno-Khreshchatytska Street
9th floor
04070 Kyiv

Work Department

Energy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate


Maksym Sysoiev is a counsel in Dentons’ Kyiv office. He is a member of Dentons’ Global Energy Group. Maksym regularly advises foreign and local companies with respect to various legal issues and advises clients on their local and cross-border transactions and represents their interests before Ukrainian State authorities. He is a recognized legal expect in the sphere of energy and possess a considerable experience in advising regarding conventional and renewable energy sources. He is a legal expert of Ukrainian Bioenergy Association, Ukrainian Wind Energy Association. He actively participates on behalf of the Firm in many public organizations, including the European Business Association and American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine.


Counsel, Dentons, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2018 – to date; Associate, Dentons, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2015 – 2018; Senior Associate/Counsel, Marchenko Danevych law firm, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2012 – 2015; Senior Associate, Paritet law firm, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2011 – 2012; Junior Associate, Gide Loyrette Nouel, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2008 – 2011; Junior Associate, Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2007 – 2008


Ukrainian, English, Russian


EBA Fuel & Energy Committee Co-Chair, Member of the Commission on Environmental Investments, Alternative and Renewable Sources of Energy at Entrepreneurial Council of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Legal adviser to the Ukrainian Bioenergy Association, the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association, the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine, Admitted to the New York State Bar, IFC expert on “green” tariff in Ukraine


Pittsburg State University (2008, LLM); Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University (2006, Specialist Diploma)

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Energy

(Next Generation Partners)

Maksym SysoievDentons

Dentons has a broad focus but is particularly active in renewable energy projects. Oleg Batyuk leads the energy and natural resources practice, in which partner Adam Mycyk and counsel Maksym Sysoiev are highly recommended. Their work encompasses wind and solar developments, upstream oil and gas, nuclear energy and coal projects, and they have been highly active in high-value matters.