19B Instytutska Sreet, Office 29
Kyiv, 01021

+380 44 581 1220

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Senior Partner: Sergiy Oberkovych
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Network memberships: : International Bar Association, Global Criminal Law Counsel, European Criminal Bar Association, Ukrainian National Bar Association, German Federal Bar Association, International Compliance Association, European Business Association, American Chambers of Commerce, etc.
Languages: : English, German, Polish, Ukrainian, Russian.
offices: : Kyiv (Ukraine), Berlin (Germany)

GOLAW is an international full-service law firm with offices in Kyiv and Berlin (Germany). The firm has been recognised by prestigious international and Ukrainian rankings and continuously ranked among the TOP 10 Leading Law Firms of Ukraine. 

GOLAW provides sophisticated legal advice and reliable legal assistance in all major economic sectors, including agribusiness, retail and FMCG, healthcare, financial services, energy and natural resources, infrastructure, technologies, real estate, etc.

The client portfolio of the firm includes large and medium-sized companies, as well as private clients and investors doing business in Ukraine or planning to enter Ukrainian/foreign markets.

  • Banking
  • Competition
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds
  • Project development
  • Project finance
  • Real estate finance
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Trade finance

Banking & Financial Law
Valentyn Gvozdiy
Managing Partner

Recent transactional highlights:
Full legal support of Expobank, leading Czech Republic bank, in the dispute with LLC Volnogorskoe Steklo - Ukrainian leading glass factory on substitution of the pledged property under the pledge agreement. Project value – USD 25 mln.

Mergers & Acquisitions
Max Lebedev

Recent transactional highlights:
Sale by Česká exportní banka (ČEB) of Kuzminetsky brick plant to Vitagro Group. 
Project value - USD 5,5 mln.

Restructuring and Insolvency
Kateryna Manoylenko

Recent transactional highlights:
Comprehensive support of the leading Czech Bank on the bankruptcy case.
Project Value – USD 48 mln.

Iryna Kalnytska

Recent transactional highlights:
Advising ENKOM a.s. on taxation of a permanent representation in Ukraine in execution of the EPC-contract for the heat and power plant implementation. Project value – USD 15 mln.

Project Development
Sergiy Oberkovych
Senior Partner, Attorney at Law 

Recent transactional highlights: 
Advising European Agro Investment Ukraine on project finance for construction of transshipping complex on the territory of Chornomorsk Sea Port. 
Project value – USD 250 mln.


  • Agriculture
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Food and beverage
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Investment management
  • Natural resources
  • Pharm and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Transport

Grossbeerenstrasse, 56
City, Postcode Berlin, 10965
Country Germany

T: +49 030 88927386
F: +49 030 88927387
E: info@golaw.ua 
W: https://www.golaw.ua/en