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Whether you are planning a merger as part of your growth strategy, thinking about diversifying into new sectors or looking for new funding options, our experts offer you the right mix of legal and commercial advice. With over 25 years’ experience in Central and Eastern Europe, we are the preferred M&A adviser to corporates and financial institutions, and have topped the deal tables by volume for a number of consecutive years. With domestic experts and English law practitioners on the ground in 15 offices across the region, we can mobilise international specialist teams quickly to manage your cross-border transactions.

We add value by thinking and acting beyond our traditional role to secure the competitive edge you need in an ever-changing business environment. Whether a global multinational group or a dynamic domestic business, we can deliver a tailored, commercial, cost effective solution for you, covering areas such as M&A, private equity, equity capital markets, outsourcing, group restructuring and privatisations.

Our cross-border teams include experts in sectors such as banking, consumer products, energy, infrastructure, insurance, lifesciences, real estate and construction, technology and media. This means we can save time and money by understanding your specific issues, providing advice within context and pinpointing the commercial issues and risks in your transaction.

Our first-rate corporate team in Ukraine works on the most sizeable cross-border transactions in Ukraine, throughout Europe and beyond. We are the only law firm in the country with an international private equity team, staffed locally by an English- and Austrian-qualified lawyers dedicated to private equity, and transactional work.

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Graham Conlon
Man­aging Part­ner
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine, Head of Private Equity– CEE/CIS
Ukraine, Kyiv
Poland, Warsaw
United Kingdom, London
Graham Conlon is an English-qualified solicitor, the Head of Private Equity for CEE/CIS, and the Managing Partner of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine. Graham divides his time between London...
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Tetyana Dovgan
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang
Ukraine, Kyiv
Tetyana Dovgan is a Corporate/M&A Partner in Kyiv office of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, as well as a member of wider CMS international private equity team.Tetyana advises local and international...
Maria Orlyk
Ukraine, Kyiv
Maria Orlyk is a reputed partner active in the field of dispute resolution with CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz in Kyiv. She joined the firm in 2006, when it first commenced operations in Ukraine. She manages...
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Johannes Trenkwalder
Attorney-at-law for corporate law/M&A and energy law | Managing Partner Kyiv, RRH
Austria, Vienna
Ukraine, Kyiv
Johannes Trenkwalder is an attorney-at-law for corporate law/M&A and a leading expert in the field of energy law. He is a partner of CMS in Vienna and a member of the Transaction Team.As an experienced...
Oleksandr Protsiuk
Ukraine, Kyiv
Oleksandr Protsiuk is a counsel specialised in dispute resolution. He provides full-service legal support to a number of international companies and their representative offices in administrative (pre-trial)...
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Vitalii Mainarovych
Seni­or As­so­ci­ate
Ukraine, Kyiv
Vitalii Mainarovych is a Senior Associate in Corporate/M&A Transactions practice group in Kyiv office of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, and also a member of the wider CMS International Private...
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Orest Matviychuk
Seni­or As­so­ci­ate
Ukraine, Kyiv
Orest is an English-qualified Senior Associate at Finance Practice at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine. He has around ten years of experience in cross-border finance, capital markets, debt...
Mariana Saienko
Mariana Saienko
Seni­or As­so­ci­ate
Ukraine, Kyiv
Mariana Saienko is a Senior Associate in the Corporate/M&A Transactions practice group in Kyiv office of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang. Mariana has extensive experience advising local and international...
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Taras Chernikov
Ukraine, Kyiv
Taras Chernikov is an associate specialised in corporate/M&A. With over ten years of experience, he also focuses on real estate & construction and energy law in his work.Taras Chernikov has provided legal...
Diana Valyeyeva
Ukraine, Kyiv
Diana Valyeyeva is an associate specialised in dispute resolution. As a litigation associate, she focuses on the pretrial resolution of IP rights infringements disputes and various commercial disputes...