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Oleksandr ZAVADETSKYI Oleksandr ZAVADETSKYI Advocate, Director at Zavadetskyi Advocates Bureau


Kharkov Law Academy and Taras Shevchenko Kiev National University. Mr. Zavadetskyi practices law since 1996 and has been an advocate since 2001.


Professional experience:

Prior to establishing his law firm Oleksandr acquired substantial hands-on experience in the financial and heavy industry sectors, where he held a number of counsel and managerial positions in high-ranking local and international companies. At that time, Oleksandr had managed legal support in a number of high profile projects, such as: acquisition of Dunaferr Metallurgical Mills (Hungary) by Industrial Union of Donbass; completion of 14 IPOs and private placements in London, Frankfurt, Vienna and Kiev; completion of 15 M&A transactions; management of recovery and restructuring of international banks’ NPL portfolios in the Corporate and Retail sectors of a total volume exceeding USD 2.5 billion. Oleksandr’s most recent experience includes representing multinational corporations from France and China in criminal proceedings on a complainant’s side, a US corporation in criminal proceedings on the defense side, a Canadian citizen in criminal proceedings on the defense side, a Greek bank in an important tax matter, Hungarian and Dutch banks in large debt recovery processes.   

Practice Areas:

White-Collar Crime, Dispute Resolution, Corporate Finance, Regulatory



Ukrainian, Russian, English

Zavadetskyi Advocates Bureau

28A-30A Turgenevska Street, Suite 35,
Kiev, 01054, Ukraine
+38 044 338 7045
+38 050 416 9258

Advocate Zavadetskyi Bureau law firm was established in 2009 and is run by its founder Oleksandr Zavadetskyi. We advise and act in a broad range of dispute resolution, criminal and regulatory matters plus we have substantial experience in corporate finance and various business matters, in Ukraine and internationally.

We concentrate on resolution of complex cases and developing winning strategies, on structuring of domestic and multi-jurisdictional transactions and on settlement of various issues with official authorities. We base our work on a result-oriented approach to clients’ needs.

Our practice areas.

We have successfully handled hundreds of litigation and ADR cases, represented companies and individuals in criminal proceedings, settled tax and other regulatory issues,

In the contractual area our experience includes virtually all products of Ukrainian banking sector from 1996 till today, as well as completion of numerous IPOs and private placements in London, Frankfurt, Vienna and Kiev, cross-border M&A transactions for leaders of Ukrainian industries and other notable investment projects, totaling over USD 5 billion.