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Business Law Department

The Business Law Department provides legal assistance in the wide range of issues which can arise in the course of commercial activity in Ukraine and abroad.

The experts of Ukriniurkoleguia offer professional advice and comprehensive legal support in matters of economic, investment, corporate, tax, accounting, auditing, customs, administrative, land, competition, banking, immigration, intellectual property and other fields of law, provide debt collection services, represent clients in bodies of state and local government, including full support of dispute resolution in arbitrations and courts of all levels and jurisdictions, take part in negotiations with partners and contractors, prepare draft contracts and other documents, and perform expert examination of documents for their compliance with the legislation of Ukraine and the interests of the client, assist in resolving other legal issues arising from the company’s activity.

Specialists of the Department assist their clients in launching business activity, perform comprehensive legal support of their daily activities, provide legal advice on Ukrainian, international and foreign business law, draft all types of commercial contracts, represent clients’ interests in relations with Ukrainian and foreign partners, state authorities, as well as before courts and arbitration institutions.

One of the top priorities of Ukriniurkoleguia is to provide the full range of legal services in the fields of business and commercial law to foreign investors wishing to implement their business projects in Ukraine.

The first issue arising before a foreign investor intending to start commercial activity in Ukraine is that of the possible forms of business organisation and the procedure of establishing a business in Ukraine. With regard to this issue, the professionals of Ukriniurkoleguia offer expert legal assistance in choosing the legal form of business entity and provide comprehensive turnkey solutions in state registration of business entities. In addition, Ukriniurkoleguia provides legal assistance on the registration, operation and termination of the branches of foreign companies in Ukraine.

If it is necessary for a newly formed company to perform activities subject to licensing or requiring any special permission on the territory of Ukraine, Ukriniurkoleguia renders assistance in obtaining all kinds of licenses and permits.

In pursuing commercial activities in Ukraine, a foreign investor may face the necessity to employ foreign experts and/or managers in such a company. Ukriniurkoleguia offers full scope of services related to obtaining work permits for foreign citizens to be employed by a Ukrainian company and to provide further legal stay of foreign citizens in Ukraine.

Considering the needs of foreign investors for comprehensive legal support of their commercial activity in Ukraine, Ukriniurkoleguia renders full professional support for such activity from the establishment of the company until its termination – depending on the scope of an investor.

The effectiveness of the commercial activities of a foreign company in Ukraine greatly depends on good choice of potential Ukrainian partners and contractors, as well as confidence in them throughout the span of business relations. The professionals of Ukriniurkoleguia can perform background checks on Ukrainian partners as to their financial condition, solvency and other criteria. Considering the client's requirements, our experts can analyse the implications of planned transactions and assess risks of certain business or other operations.

The experts of Ukriniurkoleguia are ready to find comprehensive, professional and effective solutions for complex problems in the spheres of law, business and management.

Ukriniurkoleguia’s staff is multilingual, which facilitates professional communication.