Corporate and M&A

Our Corporate and M&A practice is one of the key practices of the firm. We offer our clients wide range of services on setting up, acquisition and structuring business.

Our lawyers have a significant experience advising foreign clients on establishment of their business presence in Ukraine. We handled a number of sales and purchases of various businesses, assisting deals from its structuring to fulfillment of post-closing obligations both for national and international companies.

We also provide a full legal support for companies advising on various corporate law matters. Our lawyers acknowledge that high-quality legal support of internal and external corporate documents may minimize the risks of corporate disputes or a hostile takeover in future, protect from forced court investigations as well as make your business more attractive for potential investors.  

Corporate and M&A practice services:

- setting up, maintainance, reorganization and liquidation of legal entities;

- structuring and full legal support for acquisition of Ukrainian business (including drafting all transaction documents, obtaining permits and licenses, drafting shareholders agreement and other internal documents);

- due diligence, eliminating or minimizing risks, drafting due diligence reports;

- drafting essential documents for acquisition of foreign business, accompanying deals engaged foreign lawyers;

- general corporate law advice;

- legal advice on day-to-day activity of companies, drafting essential internal documents;

- holding of shareholders meetings, corporate secretary's functions;

- legal support for deals with securities, issuance and termination of circulation thereof;

- advising on investments, registration of foreign investments, obtaining licenses for investing abroad;

- establishment and registration of representative offices, branches, local presence of foreign business entities and joint ventures;

- participation and assistance in resolution of corporate disputes, protection of majority and minority shareholders.