GOLAW

Address: 19B Instytutska Street, Suite 29,
Kyiv, 01021, Ukraine
Tel.: +380 44 581 1220
Fax: +380 44 581 1222
E-mail: info@golaw.ua
Web-site: www.golaw.ua

GO LAW is one of the leading Ukrainian full service law firms. The firm was founded in 2003 and currently has offices in Kyiv, Lviv, Odesa (all in Ukraine) and Berlin, Germany. The firm’s lawyers are widely recognized for their skills and extensive expertise. The GOLAW team focuses on efficiently resolving issues facing clients, communicating effectively on their behalf, assisting them in navigating the nuances of Ukrainian law, and avoiding costly legal traps.

The firm’s client portfolio includes large and medium-sized, national and foreign companies, banks and financial institutions, as well as private investors doing business in Ukraine or entering local markets.

GOLAW provides sophisticated legal advice and reliable legal assistance in all major sectors, including  agribusiness, retail and FMCG, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, financial services, energy and natural resources, transportation and infrastructure, Internet technology and real estate.

GOLAW has developed a top tier tax practice which includes issues regarding tax functioning in Ukraine, strategic advice on tax planning, tax and fiscal controls, as well as professional contacts with the tax authorities at all levels.

The firm represents its clients in dispute resolution and litigation in general, economic, and administrative courts of all levels, along with support for international commercial disputes. Our deep expertise in white collar defense and investigations enables GOLAW attorneys to successfully represent clients in criminal legal proceedings, advising them on the wider commercial, regulatory and image implications when there are allegations of fraud or corruption.

GOLAW professionals advise clients across a broad spectrum of corporate work including M&A, joint ventures and corporate restructuring, as well as general commercial, antitrust, and corporate governance issues. The effective combination of transaction skills combined with our unique expertise including antitrust, employment, environmental, intellectual property, and taxation, enables the firm to handle issues that can arise from any single corporate transaction.

In banking and finance, the firm successfully represents clients regardless of whether it is a trade, export, finance deal, M&A, or any other financial project; we also provide advice on civil, banking and currency laws.  Our firm is a leader in representing financial services institutions in contentious insolvency and regulatory matters.

The firm’s team of lawyers utilizes unrivaled local knowledge of the demands of operating in increasingly international and volatile markets, with a deep understanding of the issues impacting the energy and natural resources sectors. The firm’s clients are involved in commodities, power, oil & gas, nuclear, mining, metals & minerals, renewable and clean-technology energy industries.

GOLAW covers the full range of labor and employment matters, including: whistleblower litigation, labor-management relations, benefits, collective agreements, and employment of foreign citizens. 

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