Senior Associate, Attorney-at-Law


Banking and Finance
Energy and Natural Resources
PPP and Procurement
Real Estate and Construction
Construction and Development
Consumer Goods and Retail
Transport and Infrastructure


Roman has been advising on legal issues related to business structuring since 2010.

Member of international human rights organization: Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), who defends digital privacy, freedom of speech and innovation, Free Software Foundation (FSF) and others, who develop open technologies.

Translates into Ukrainian messengers that respect privacy.

Member of Kyiv-Mohyla Moot Court Society and judge of civil law debate competitions among students of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.

Automates dull work by using Python programming language, supporting thus the mission of Python Software Foundation, whose member he is.


Banking and Finance,
Energy and Natural Resources,
PPP and Procurement,
Real Estate and Construction,
Construction and Development,
Consumer Goods and Retail,
Transport and Infrastructure

Personal goal

Saving the world, one contract at a time


Social activism for digital rights – Digital Rights Advocacy

selected projects

International manufacturer of packaging solutions



Q&A about Real Estate in Ukraine 2021

Alexander Borodkin, Roman Riabenko, Mariia Chaban


Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelensky and the World Bank’s IFC are promoting six pilot road PPPs worth over USD 1.5 billion. Toll roads worth over USD 5 billion could follow. But the track record doesn’t look great, reports Sergei Kuznetsov. Ukraine has a long history of failing to bring private capital into its road infrastructure...

Roman Riabenko



The article is available in Ukrainian

Roman Riabenko, Alexander Borodkin