fbpx

Max Lebedev

GOLAW Partner Max Lebedev is the Head of Private clients as well as Corporate law and M&A practices. He successfully consults foreign companies and local business on the issues of entering the Ukrainian market, business restructuring, and investment protection. Max is also actively developing the practice of green energy and already has successful experience in realisation of a number projects in this field.

Max Lebedev’s transaction experience comprises the provision of full support of deals on the purchase or sale of assets in Ukraine, including conducting due diligence, taxation and corporate structuring of investment involving foreign jurisdictions, and carrying out currency transactions.
Also, Max’s core areas of activity include the construction of international models of business and asset ownership in Ukraine and abroad, creation of personal holding structures (using trusts, private trust companies, and funds), trading companies, and development of mechanisms for transferring the capital and business to heirs. Max Lebedev’s exclusive achievement is the establishment of family offices for several wealthy families in Ukraine.

As an advisor of foreign investors, Max represents clean and renewable energy developers, lenders , contractors and related companies on the entire lifecycle of the RES (Renewable energy systems) projects. He provides pioneering advice and guidance on efficient corporate structures, tax strategies, appropriate debt and equity financing models, environmental law, regulatory and risk management issues. Max’s transactional experience includes a full legal support of the RES projects’ implementation in the field of solar and wind energy and he has an exclusive experience of supporting a large scale project of biomass power plant construction.

In 2018, Max Lebedev was elected as a Board member of the European-Ukrainian Energy Agency and Сo-chair of the Solar Energy Subgroup.

  • Education

    • Law Faculty of the National Aviation University, Master’s Degree
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, University of London (United Kingdom)
  • Recognitions

    Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2021 - received an individual recognition in the field of Employment law;

    The Legal 500 EMEA 2020 - recommended in: Energy, Commercial, corporate and M&A, Private clients, Real estate and construction, Banking, Finance and Capital Markets;

    Ukrainian Law firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2019 - received an individual recognition in Energy & Natural Resources practice area.

    50 leading law firms of Ukraine 2020 - recommended among the best lawyers in Ukraine in the filed of Energy;

  • Membership

    • International Bar Association (IBA)
    • Ukrainian National Bar Association (UNBA)
    • American Chamber of Commerce (ACC)
    • European Business Association (EBA)
  • Languages

    Ukrainian, Russian, English

Max Lebedev Max Lebedev Partner, Head of Corporate Law and M&A practice, Attorney at law
19B Instytutska ​street, Office 29 Kyiv Ukraine 01021
+38 (044) 581 1220 m.lebedev@golaw.ua

Insights

Why and how to liquidate your foreign company in the British Virgin Islands and Cyprus?

01 April 2021 Publication

Why and how to liquidate your foreign company in the British Virgin Islands and ...

Read
PRIVATIZATION IN UKRAINE: LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES

31 March 2021 News

PRIVATIZATION IN UKRAINE: LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES

Read
Tips and pitfalls of privatization auction

09 February 2021 Publication

Tips and pitfalls of privatization auction

Read
Privatization of spirits giant Ukrspyrt

25 January 2021 Publication

Privatization of spirits giant Ukrspyrt

Read
The new special economic zone for IT business in Ukraine:“Diia city” in details

28 December 2020 Publication

The new special economic zone for IT business in Ukraine:“Diia city” in details

Read
GOLAW Partner Max Lebedev elected as a Vice Chairman of the European-Ukrainian Energy Agency Board

22 December 2020 News

GOLAW Partner Max Lebedev elected as a Vice Chairman of the European-Ukrainian E...

Read
Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 18.12.2020

18 December 2020 Publication

Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 18.12.2020

Read
GOLAW recognized among the top 10 leading law firms of Ukraine

10 December 2020 News

GOLAW recognized among the top 10 leading law firms of Ukraine

Read
Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 19.11.2020

19 November 2020 Publication

Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 19.11.2020

Read
Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 20.10.2020

20 October 2020 Publication

Combating COVID-19 in Ukraine. Legal aspects | 20.10.2020

Read

We use cookies to improve performance of our website and your user experience.
Cookies policy Cookies settings

Please read the provisions of the privacy policy and the processing of personal data carefully Cookies policy.

I consent to the processing of personal data in accordance with the privacy policy and the processing of personal data

I want to receive a mailing

We use cookies to improve performance of our website and your user experience. Cookies policy Hide settings