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Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 1UkraineGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Market-leading team with an outstanding track record in complex and large-scale M&A transactions. Acts for global corporates on acquisitions and disposals, with further expertise in the establishment of joint ventures and restructuring projects. Notable expertise in offering support to private equity clients. Also advises on compliance and corporate governance matters. Regularly involved in cross-border transactions, often working in cooperation with international law firms. Complemented by a top-tier financing practice.

Notable practitioners

Mykola Stetsenko is one of the leading M&A lawyers in Ukraine. Sources describe him as a "great negotiator," further saying he is "very good in commercial aspects."

Yuriy Nechayev offers his corporate expertise across a broad selection of industries, including pharmaceuticals and renewables. "He has the ability to understand the commercial background of the deal and a pragmatic approach in negotiations. He is also a smart and strategic negotiator," a client says.

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Overview

AVELLUM’s Corporate/M&A team annually confirmes its undeniably well-established position on the market.

Many of AVELLUM’s deals are multi-disciplinary, thus, involving a number of our practices - M&A, Antitrust, Tax, Finance, Real Estate, and Restructuring. The teams of our lawyers from the respective practice areas provide top quality reliable advice on every matter of the transaction. Our clients in various industries, from finance to agriculture and real estate benefit from our vast experience and ability to produce viable and commercial solutions. In addition, business environment of our clients often complicates the projects, as they should be completed within a challenging timeframe. All this causes the fact that our Corporate team tend to provide the clients with a brand-new solutions.

We work seamlessly in integrated teams with leading international law firms in the course of multi-jurisdictional transactions - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Latham & Watkins LLP, White & Case, Allen & Overy, Herbert Smith Freehills, Linklaters, and others.

Recently we advised:

  • Horizon Capital on the disposal of 90% stake in Ergopack Group in favour of Sarantis Group
  • the seller on the sale of Karavan hypermarket chain to Auchan Group
  • Diligent Capital Partners in acquisition of 16% equity stake in Allseeds SA
  • responsAbility Investments AG in connection with the acquisition of a shareholding in Bank Lviv
  • Kernel Holding S.A. on the acquisition of 100% of shares in several farming businesses

Members

Nechayev, Yuriy (Head of Department)

Stetsenko, Mykola (Head of Department)

Buinytska, Maryna

Chelebii-Kravchenko, Yuliia

Romanchuk, Andriy

Volodin, Oleksandr

Clients

Allergan Inc.

Altran

British American Tobacco

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

CNBM

Diligent Capital Partners

Investment Capital Ukraine (ICU)

Kernel

Myronivsky Hliboproduct (MHP)

Nordcurrent Group

responsAbility Investments AG

Ukrainian Railway

UniCredit Group

Industries

Agribusiness

Banking and Financial Services

Commercial & Professional Services

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy

Healthcare

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Private Clients

Real Estate

Software & Computer Services

Corporate/M&A

Avellum

firm
Location

38 Volodymyrska Str

4th floor

Kyiv

Kyiv City Municipality

Ukraine

01030

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 13 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Highlight

AVELLUM advises Kaspi.kz on acquisition of Portmone

Authors: Mykola Stetsenko, Mykyta Nota, Andriy Romanchuk, Anton Arkhypov, Yelyzaveta Kravtsova, Oleksandr Kozhukhar, Yelyzaveta Kashyna, Iryna Fonotova, Anastasiia Karpenko

Press Release

AVELLUM IS HIGHLY RANKED IN 19 PRACTICES BY UKRAINIAN LAW FIRMS 2021

Authors: Glib Bondar, Maksym Maksymenko, Vadim Medvedev, Yuriy Nechayev, Mykola Stetsenko, Kostiantyn Likarchuk, Mykyta Nota, Anton Polikarpov, Andriy Romanchuk, Lyudmyla Volkova

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Ukraine

Corporate/M&A


Mykola Stetsenko
Band 1
Yuriy Nechayev
Band 2