Verkhovodko & Partners

Corporate/Commercial Department

Belarus
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What the team is known for Notable team which stands out for its work on construction mandates. Has experience advising on large investments, in particular in relation to the energy and industrial sectors. Popular with foreign investors and domestic corporates from various sectors, including energy, transport and IT. Also noted for its IP capabilities.

Strengths Market sources say that this is a "very experienced and good structured team."

Work highlights Advised Velcom on its 100% share capital acquisition of two regional Belarusian broadband internet providers.

Notable practitioners

Dmitry Bokhan is a highly regarded practitioner in this field, earning praise for his longevity and expertise. "His broad experience, business acumen and quick understanding of the situation allow him to offer the best solutions in the shortest time," remarks one impressed client. He advises on complex investment projects and corporate matters.

Senior partner Igor Verkhovodko is a well-regarded lawyer who combines his practice in corporate and M&A law with expertise in litigation. Sources report him to be an "extremely experienced and talented" practitioner.

Nina Knyazeva advances in the rankings as a result of increased visibility and positive feedback. She acts on domestic and cross-border matters, frequently assisting clients from the technology and energy sectors. One client praises her for being "attentive to details."