Healthcare and
Pharmaceuticals
Healthcare
and
Pharmaceuticals

We have advised both international and Ukrainian healthcare clients in every sector of the health industry, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies.

  • Our approach

    Thanks to our extensive experience in healthcare, we have an unmatched understanding of the business environment in this area. That means we are perfectly suited to helping our healthcare clients – especially taking into account our attorneys’ unique combination of transactional skills and wide tax, regulatory, and litigation experience in this area.

  • Our experience

    We support our healthcare clients in complex transactions, including M&A, financing and capital markets and in day-to-day matters (such as tax and customs consulting and commercial advice). We also provide support ensure clients’ compliance with regulatory requirements, as well as local and international standards (including those of IFPMA, APRaD and others).

  • Our clients

    Our clients include some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical producers and healthcare companies, such as Novartis and Bayer, along with major Ukrainian pharmaceutical producers like Farmak, Darnitsa, and Biofarma. We also work with major investors in the industry.

  • Responsible Partner
  • Key experience
  • Publications
  • Recognition
  • Our Team
Responsible Partner
Mykola Stetsenko
Managing Partner
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Mykola Stetsenko is the Managing Partner of AVELLUM with the primary focus on corporate/M&A, competition, real estate, and tax.
Key experience

Key experience

Advice on transfer of employees due to spin-off of Covestro
Legal Advisor to Bayer AG
Advice on transfer of employees due to sale of assets to GSK
Legal Advisor to Novartis
Global spin off of Covestro
1.5 bln EUR
Legal Advisor to Bayer AG
Exchange of assets and JV between GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis
20 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Novartis
Merger control clearance in connection with acquisition of ClinStar LLC
Legal Advisor to PRA International
Merger control clearance
Legal Advisor to Biopharma
Acquisition of 11.28% stake in Farmak
Legal Advisor to Buyer
Sale of shares to Russia Partners
Legal Advisor to Seller
Sale of Ukrainian operations to Johnson & Johnson
Legal Advisor to J. B. Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Publications

Publications

  • Insurance of patients involved in clinical trials (In Ukrainian)

    25 August 2016
    Vladyslav Aleksandrov
  • Legal Developments in Pharmaceutical Sector: Moving Forward

    30 May 2016
    Mykola Stetsenko
    Vadim Medvedev
  • Recognition

    Recognition

    Uniformly excellent … they are the best firm in Ukraine these days. Very strong across all practice areas, extremely professional ethos and service culture. 
    IFLR1000 2015
    Our Team

    Our Team

    Yuriy Nechayev
    Counsel
    Taras Dmukhovskyy
    Senior Associate
    Vadim Medvedev
    Senior Associate
    Yaroslav Medvediev
    Senior Associate
    Serhii Uvarov
    Senior Associate
    Andriy Romanchuk
    Associate
    Pavlo Shevchenko
    Associate
    Yuriy Zaremba
    Associate
    Orest Franchuk
    Associate
    Andrii Gumenchuk
    Associate
    Dmytro Tkachuk
    Associate