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Yurydychna Gazeta Weekly Shortlisted 4 Lawyers of Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm with its Research ‘Client’s Choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine 2012-2013’

A reputable Ukrainian legal weekly Yurydychna Gazeta has announced the shortlisted 300 lawyers of Ukraine, which appeared as highly recognized by business community, clients and peers interviewed for the independent research ‘Client’s Choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine 2012-2013’.

Sergiy Oberkovych received the ‘Lawyer of the Year’ accolade with Best Lawyers Guide

The 2013 edition of Best Lawyers Directory has recently unveiled the results of an annual peer-review assessment for Ukraine. Sergiy Oberkovych, Senior Partner of Gvozdiy & Oberkovych law Firm, has been honoured the ‘Lawyer of the Year’ accolade for expertise in Land Law & Zoning.  

Legal Practice Days 2013 held in cooperation with Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm with Valentyn Gvozdiy’s active participation

The firm’s managing partner was included on the list of experts and gave presentations at two events held within the framework of the Legal Practice Days celebration this year. This professional holiday is celebrated on 15 March, on the day when the first issue of the Judicial Practice (Yuridicheskaya Praktika) newspaper was published in 1995. 

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ІІ Annual Summer Forum of the Ukrainian Advocates' Association on public law

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm acted as the general partner of the Forum on public law, which is held by the Ukrainian Advocates' Association for the second consecutive year. The plan for the second session of the forum included a report from the firm’s Managing Partner Valentyn Gvozdiy and Senior Associate Oleg Tarasiuk on the topic: “Trends in court practice with regard to certain categories of tax disputes”.

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Banks and Financial Institutions

The Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm has experience of effective cooperation with national and leading global banking agencies and financial institutions. The company’s expertise in this sphere consists of comprehensive support to financial sector players on issues of organization and doing business in Ukraine and work on international capital markets.

In particular, the company’s experts provide consultations on the issues of establishment of different types of banking and financial institutions, obtaining the respective permits and licenses from specialized regulators (National Bank of Ukraine, State Commission for Regulation of Financial Services of Ukraine, State Commission for Securities and Stock Market of Ukraine) for newly established market players in the sphere of financial services.

In the areas of corporate law and corporate management, the company provides support for contracts for the purchases/sales of financial institutions, restructuring of financial institutions, including increases of statutory capital and establishment of holding entities, planning networks of representative offices and regulation of the work of employed top management and personnel.

The company provides legal support to banks in interbank lending, and lending to companies in the corporate sector. The company’s experience includes support to project funding, trade and export loan agreements, subordinated loans, local and international consortium lending. The company’s lawyers support financial institutions in negotiations on debt and problem loan structuring, evaluate possible default risks, provide assistance in pre-trial settlement of disputes and, when necessary, represent the interests of Clients in courts.