IT is the most actively developing segment of the Ukrainian economy and we know how to help it grow even faster. Our team understands the specifics of the IT business, its desire not to be bound by the bureaucracy, but stay in line with the highest international compliance standards, and we offer tailored solutions to achieve this.

  • Our expertise

    We can help you on every stage of the IT business, starting from drafting a convertible loan to finance your start-up, implementing share option plans to motivate your employees, structuring your internal corporate and employment relations and ending with an IPO.

  • Our clients

    We are proud to have acted for international IT companies, large Ukrainian outsourcing companies, as well as international investors, investing into Ukrainian IT business.

  • Responsible Partner
  • Key experience
  • Publications
  • Recognition
  • Our Team
Responsible Partner
Mykola Stetsenko
Managing Partner
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

Acquisition of an Approximate 48% Stake in GlobalLogic Inc. from Apax Funds
Legal Advisor to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Acquisition of Lohika by Altran
Legal advisor to Altran
Due diligence of contracts with software developers
Legal advisor to Plarium Ukraine
Complex advice on confidentiality and IP protection issues from labour law perspective
Legal Advisor to Intapp, international IT company


  • Cybersecurity Regulation in Ukraine in 2016 – New Challenges for Business? (In Ukrainian)

    23 December 2016
    Oleksii Maslov
  • Upcoming Intellectual Property Reform in Ukraine

    1 September 2016
    Mykola Stetsenko
    Dmytro Symbiryov
  • Warranties in M&A transactions in IT industry (In Russian)

    8 December 2015
    Dmytro Symbiryov
  • Taxation of Transactions with Software (In Russian)

    24 November 2015
    Pavlo Shovak
  • 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
    AVELLUM is one of the main “go-to” firms for corporate matters. 
    Legal500 2015
    An excellent combination of international experience and deep knowledge of Ukrainian realities. 
    Our Team

    Our Team

    Yuriy Zaremba
    Dmytro Symbiryov