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Mykola Stetsenko is a Managing Partner at Avellum Partners. Mykola’s primary focus is mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, private equity, and restructurings. Mykola’s additional expertise spans over general corporate matters, competition, real estate and tax. He represents interests of foreign and domestic sellers and buyers in mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions, as well as major Ukrainian issuers and investment banks in equity and debt capital market transactions.
Prior to founding Avellum Partners in July 2009, Mykola was a partner at the Kyiv office of international law firm Baker & McKenzie.
M&A Law Practice:
We are recognized legal experts in the area of mergers and acquisitions for which we have one of the best track records in Ukraine. We are proud to be the firm of choice for a number of the leading international law firms for sophisticated M&A work. Our M&A expertise is both technically sophisticated and versatile: we provide top-quality legal services to purchasers and sellers, both strategic and financial, and we act on transactions in all of the key sectors of the Ukrainian economy.
Our specific areas of expertise include cross-border private and public acquisitions, mergers, spin-offs, split-offs, split-ups, and other types of reorganisations.
We regularly advise on joint ventures, including complex cross-border agreements and transactions. Establishing and operating a successful joint venture requires in-depth legal knowledge of corporate, finance, and tax law, which makes our integrated approach to this area especially helpful for the client contemplating such a corporate structure. Avellum Partners’ dedicated M&A team takes a realistic and commercial approach to our clients’ needs, always ensuring that we understand the commercial imperative behind the joint venture in order to tailor the contractual documents to meet each individual client’s requirements.
Avellum Partners :
Avellum Partners was established on 9 July 2009 as a law firm specialising in corporate finance, and initially covering mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and restructurings. The Firm was founded by Kostiantyn Likarchuk, who previously headed Melnychenko & Likarchuk attorneys at law and Mykola Stetsenko, who was previously a partner at the Kiev Office of international law firm Baker & McKenzie. In February 2010 Glib Bondar, who was previously a partner with Baker & McKenzie, joined Avellum Partners as a Partner to head the Firm’s banking and finance practice.
Today Avellum Partners is a leading Ukrainian law firm for corporate finance and a firm of choice for leading international law firms in the areas of capital markets, competition, disputes, finance, mergers and acquisitions, projects, energy and infrustructure, real estate, restructurings, and tax in Ukraine.