Partner, Attorney-at-Law



More than 12 years of practical experience in handling complex projects and leading transactions to successful completion.

Effective negotiator: his great interest in the game theory helps him find “non-zero-sum” solutions.

Evangelist of best practices in corporate governance, Board Member of Corporate Governance Professional Association.

Legal advisor to several industry committees of the European Business Association (EBA).

Co-founder of Urban Space 500.

Active member of the Committee on corporate law & stock markets of the Ukrainian Bar Association.


  • Chambers Global 2019 recognises Volodymyr Igonin as a corporate / M&A practitioner for "client-oriented approach and smooth communication.”

  • Chambers Europe 2019-2021 names Volodymyr among corporate / M&A experts.

  • Legal 500 recommends Volodymyr Igonin as a specialist in restructuring.

  • Client's choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine 2018 recognises Volodymyr as an expert in corporate governance.

  • Ukraіnіan Law Fіrms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2012-2018 puts Volodymyr Igonin on the list of best experts in dedicated practices and industries, such as telecommunications, media and technologies.

  • Yurydychna Gazeta 2020 has listed Volodymyr as a leading practitioner in the field of Corporate / M&A.


Corporate and M&A,
Telecommunications, Media & Technology


Practicing to negotiate with artificial intelligence

Life credo

«We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars»

Oscar Wilde

selected projects



The Ukrainian government approved new requirements for disclosure of corporate structures and beneficiaries of Ukrainian companies. Starting from 12 July 2021, companies must file their corporate structures and supporting documents with registrars....

Artem Shmatov, Volodymyr Igonin


Q&A about Corporate Governance in Ukraine 2021

Anatoliy Pashynskyi , Volodymyr Igonin


Q&A about Corporate Reorganisations in Ukraine 2021

Artem Shmatov, Solomiia Petryk, Volodymyr Igonin


The article is available in Ukrainian

Artem Shmatov, Volodymyr Igonin