Vasil Kisil & Partners Expands Partners Team


The Partners’ Board meeting of Vasil Kisil & Partners decided to promote the counsels Volodymyr Igonin, Oleg Kachmar and Anna Sisetska to the partners of the firm.

Volodymyr Igonin, attorney-at-law, partner, leads the corporate / M&A practice area. He provides legal assistance in comprehensive transactions involving foreign and local clients and related to assets and companies based in Ukraine. Another area of Mr. Igonin's practice is corporate governance and corporate structuring of business. The core industries where Mr. Igonin has deep expertise and significant practical experience are agribusiness, telecommunications, media, and technologies. Volodymyr's client portfolio includes Arricano, LNZ Group, Mellanox Technologies, Modern Times Group, Seven Hills, Agro-Region, Astarta, Epicenter, Intellectual Communications, Lekhim, Nicmas, etc. Mr. Igonin joined Vasil Kisil & Partners in 2007.

Oleg Kachmar, attorney-at-law, partner, leads the real estate and construction, land, insurance, and lending disputes practice area. Mr. Kachmar has been advising Piraeus Bank, Raiffeisen Bank Aval, Baltic International Bank, Pravex-Bank, Uniqa, Mott MacDonald, NCH, Akron, Astellas Pharma, Alvogen, Pioneer, Dragon Capital, Hongyang Metal Industry, Multi Veste Ukraine, Rele, Smart Invest Holding, Hyundaі, Geely, ViDi Group and other major companies and holdings. Oleg Kachmar has been employed with Vasil Kisil & Partners since 2005.

Anna Sisetska, attorney-at-law, partner, leads antitrust & competition practice, specializes in project and trade finance. Among Anna’s clients are the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Dubai Aerospace Enterprise, BOC Aviation, SMBC Aviation, Castlelake, Alterna, Geely, Mitsubishi Corporation, Global Space Management, Arricano Group, Malteurop Group, Dragon Capital, CAT Cargo Ukraine, Ciklum, Coca-Cola, UPS. Ms. Sisetska has been employed with the firm since 2006.

Andriy Stelmashchuk, managing partner, said, "We are happy to welcome as partners our colleagues who are renowned professionals in their practices. For years of their work at Vasil Kisil & Partners, Anna, Volodymyr and Oleg have been acting at a high professional level, and deservedly received recognition from clients and colleagues on the legal market. Having expanded our partners team, we continue developing and strengthening our leading positions in the key practices and industries."