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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.  

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm Maintains High Rankings with the Legal 500 Directory

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm once again has earned high positions with a top legal international directory. The Legal 500 EMEA guide, edition 2013, has highlighted the firm’s stable sitting in 5 core practice areas – Corporate and M&A, Real Estate, Tax, Banking & Finance and Dispute Resolution – and granted a significant step-up in the individual rankings.     

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Sensible debt

Author: Sergiy Oberkovych
Source: Kommersant-Ukraine
Appendix “50 leading banks of Ukraine”
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Protecting the creditor

Author: Oleg Tarasiuk
Source: Yurydychna Practyka
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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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Restructuring and Insolvency

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Sergiy Oberkovych
Senior Partner

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm has one of the most experienced and effective legal teams in Ukraine providing services on issues of corporate and financial restructuring. Our lawyers support the complex procedures of bankruptcy and asset restructuring for different types of companies from the most active sectors of the economy. To effectively support restructuring projects we enlist experts to the working group whose competencies meet the needs of the client in related legal matters such as; resolution of court disputes, financial aspects and securities, taxation, mergers and acquisitions, labour law and regulatory principles.

The legal services of this practice deal mainly with the restructuring of debt obligations, representing the interests of debtors and creditors, conducting a legal audit as a preparatory stage for debt restructuring, acquisition and sale of distressed assets, providing consultations on the procedures of bankruptcy and reorganization, support to customers in litigations related to bankruptcy and insolvency. In cases of overdue debts we first develop a plan for re-payment through negotiations and organization of collective actions by the debtor and the creditors to overcome the default and restore solvency, improve financial results and performance.

The industrial area of the ​​practice includes the support of restructuring agreements for the energy sector, real estate, trade, healthcare, food industry, information technology, media companies, etc.