In dispute resolution, we are the trusted attorneys and advisors of many major international and Ukrainian clients. We guard their interests in a wide range of disputes, from antimonopoly to tax, arising in various industries, from automotive to telecommunications. In addition to representing clients in disputes, we regularly advise on dispute-related risks in complex transactions.
Specific expertise we have accumulated during the 25 years of our dispute resolution practice, unique court precedents we set, knowledge of the local and international environment, as well as strong practical skills combined with solid theoretical background allow us to develop innovative strategies and provide efficient solutions in the most complex and challenging matters.
Understanding how our clients’ legal and even more so – business objectives affect a particular matter, we work proactively to reach specific commercial goals of those we represent.
Corporate disputes between shareholders or shareholders and the company, including disputes relating to corporate governance and shareholder rights, shareholder agreements, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and liquidation.
Securities disputes, including those relating to the emission and transactions with stocks, bonds, bills and notes, as well as other securities.
Commercial disputes arising out of or relating to the conclusion, performance, termination or validity of commercial contracts and other similar transactions, the debt collector disputes.
Commercial disputes dealing with execution, fulfilment or validity of commercial contracts and other similar transactions, debt recovery disputes.
International commercial disputes arising from different types of agreements, from sale and purchase agreements to franchise contracts and contracting agreements.
Intellectual property and related disputes, including disputes concerning trademarks, patents, rights to commercial / trade name, geographical designation, rights, trade secret, copyright and related rights, as well as domain names.
Real estate disputes, including disputes dealing with the ownership of land and real estate, the validity of real estate transactions and their fulfilment.
Representation of interests of both creditors and debtors in bankruptcy and restructuring of company's obligations, provision of court-appointed receiver / liquidator services.
Privatization disputes, including challenging the outcome of privatization tenders, execution of investment commitments and re-privatization.
Antitrust and competition disputes, including merger control, the abuse of dominant position, concerted actions and unfair competition.
Tax and customs disputes.
Regulatory disputes, primarily in the areas of energy, construction, telecommunication, media, pharmaceuticals and health care.
The recognition and enforcement of international arbitration awards, and the decisions of foreign courts in Ukraine, as well as assisting in their enforcement abroad, contesting decisions made by international arbitration abroad in Ukraine.
Product liability disputes.
Labour disputes arising in connection with redundancies, fulfilment and termination of employment contracts, compensation issues, and collective labour disputes, which are handled through the courts or labour arbitrage.