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Mykola Heletiy

Senior Associate

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang
6th Floor,
38 Volodymyrska Street,
01054 Kyiv
Languages Ukrainian, English, Russian

Mykola Heletiy is a senior associate in the commercial practice at the Kyiv office of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang. Mykola advises foreign and local clients on a broad spectrum of general commercial, employment, and competition law matters.

Mykola has extensive experience in advising clients on various types of commercial contracts, as well as on matters of data protection, advertising, consumer sales, and distribution with a particular focus on IT, telecommunications and media.

His experience also includes employment and migration law issues, focusing on recruitment, terminations, transfers, employee compensation and data protection.

Mykola also specialises in competition law issues, including merger control, concerted practices, and unfair competition. Mykola has significant experience dealing with the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine.

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Relevant experience

  • Microsoft on multijurisdictional legal support for its audit team responsible for compliance with licensing conditions in Central and Eastern Europe, CIS countries and Israel
  • Uber on preparing a comprehensive risk analysis of the legal aspects of competition regarding certain exclusivity arrangements, tax and currency control rules for the introduction and implementation of a new payment option, and functions in the special application Uber Eats in Ukraine
  • Comcast on specialised media, telecommunications and competition law aspects of its aborted bid for Fox
  • An American multinational technology and social media company on various employment and commercial matters regarding launching and running its Ukrainian business
  • An AI/Machine Learning technology company on establishing a Ukrainian IT company with its further potential registration in Diia City
  • An international financial institution on a contract to create the software to assist the Ministry of Energy of Ukraine with energy shutdowns and critical energy infrastructure
  • An international OTT service provider on local regulations of data protection, language, and customer protection requirements regarding the activity of the OTT platform in Ukraine
  • Schlumberger on various employment-related matters in Ukraine, including structuring outsourcing relations, regulation of liability of directors, etc
  • An international renewable energy group on various employment and competition law matters concerning launching several renewable projects in Ukraine
  • Scatec Solar, a Norway-based solar power developer, on the due diligence of several solar power projects in Ukraine, and legal support with obtaining merger control approval from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine
  • A major oil & gas company on competition matters related to establishing a greenfield joint venture, including preparing and supporting filings to the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine to obtain all necessary approvals
  • M.V. Cargo on merger control approval from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for a USD 100 million joint venture with Cargill for the construction of a new grain terminal in Ukraine’s Black Sea port of Yuzhni
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2012 – Master of Law, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine
2011 – Bachelor of Law, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine

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