GOLAW strengthens its leadership team
We are pleased to announce that our team members have been promoted to the new positions: Max Lebedev became a partner of the firm, and Iryna Kalnytska, Katerina Manoylenko and Anatoli Grabovy have been appointed as counsels.
“Our clients have always been our main value. GOLAW Team is a Team of real professionals and we are sure that our HR changes are a good investment to the firm’s future and a guarantee of our commitment to bring the best quality services”.
Valentyn Gvozdiy, Managing Partner at GOLAW
Max Lebedev, Partner, Head of Corporate practice, Attorney at law
Max successfully consults foreign companies and local business on the issues of entering the Ukrainian market, business restructuring, and investment protection.
Being also the Head of the Private client practice, Max’s core areas of activity include the construction of international models of business and asset ownership in Ukraine and abroad, and development of models for transferring the capital and business to heirs.
Max is actively developing the practice of alternative energy, having a positive experience in realisation of such projects for foreign investors.
Iryna Kalnytska, Head of Tax practice, Attorney at law
Iryna Kalnytska has extensive experience in the field of tax law, international transaction planning and foreign exchange regulations. The main areas of activity thereof are structuring and support of national and international transactions, conducting due diligence, legal support of foreign economic monetary and credit transactions, and comprehensive support of companies’ economic activities.
Irina has vast experience in supporting banks and insurance agencies in providing loans repayments and debts restructuring.
Kateryna Manoylenko, Counsel, Head of the Dispute Resolution practice, Attorney at law
Kateryna specialises in all aspects of banking and finance litigation and dispute resolution and mainly focusing on asset finance litigation. She has extensive experience in representing interests of foreign and Ukrainian banks in debtor-creditor relations. She is also successfully dealing with the pre-trial dispute settlement with the debtors, who have arrears and refuse to meet their commitments to banks or try to withdraw a foreclosed property.
Among others, the dispute practice at GOLAW covers: disputes with tax authorities concerning unlawful accrual of tax liabilities; unlawful cancellation of registration as VAT payer, transfer pricing and customs disputes; disputes arising from corporate relations and during reorganizations, liquidations and M&A procedures; regulation of the labour disputes, disputes in bankruptcy cases, etc.
Anatoli Grabovy, Counsel, Attorney at law
Anatoli specialises in commercial, civil and administrative law. He has vast experience in presentation of the firm’s clients in the disputes of the of the courts of all instances within protecting clients’ interests in disputes in the field of protection of property rights to real estate, land ownership, labour, family disputes, and litigations of various specialisations.
The lawyer successfully represents the Firm’s clients in disputes in courts of all instances, the executive service, law enforcement agencies, and other state bodies.
Igor Glushko, Counsel, Attorney at Law
Igor Glushko is a leading specialist in criminal law and the activities of security sector authorities of the state. The lawyer has an extensive experience in investigating economic, official, and corruption crimes, as well as common crimes.
Igor Glushko is an experienced specialist in protecting managers of economic entities in criminal proceedings in the field of their official and economic activities.