Energy and Natural Resources Energy and
Natural Resources

We regularly handle projects in the mining sector. Our clients are Ukrainian mining businesses involved in extraction of all types of metal and non-metal minerals. We also regularly advise international investors and lenders interested in Ukraine’s mining sector. Our goal is to offer commercially driven solutions that allow our clients to succeed in volatile legal and regulatory environment.



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Glib Bondar
Senior Partner
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Glib Bondar is a Senior Partner of AVELLUM and the Head of Finance and Energy practices. Glib focuses on financings, capital markets and debt restructurings.
Key experience

Key experience

Sale to VR Capital Group of 50% stake in a holding company and establishment of a joint venture between ICU and VR Capital Group
Legal advisor to ICU
Due diligence of energy assets in connection with exchange offer of Eurobonds
200 USD mln
Legal Advisor to DTEK
Establishment of a joint venture with VR Capital Group to develop a 34.75 MW photovoltaic solar power plant
Legal Advisor to Investment Capital Ukraine
Pre-export finance facility
350 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Ferrexpo AG
Secured credit facilities to Kuwait Energy
165 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Lenders
Due diligence of coal and iron ore assets in connection with exchange offer of Eurobonds
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Dealer Managers
Due diligence of energy assets in connection with Eurobond offering
600 USD mln
Legal Advisor to DTEK
Merger control clearance for ZTR, a monopolist on the market of power transformers and reactors
Legal Advisor to Buyer
Establishment of a joint venture with VR Capital Group to develop a 63.8 MW solar power plant
Legal Advisor to Investment Capital Ukraine
Corporate law advice
Legal Advisor to Rompetrol Group
Sale of stake in over 200 MW alternative energy projects
Legal Advisor to ICU
Corporate restructuring of one of the largest liquefied gas and oil products distributors in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Nadezhda Group
Financing of 55.4 MW solar plant in Ukraine EUR34.6 mln
Legal Advisor to the Lenders
Senior secured loans to Rengy Bioenergo LLC
36.3 EUR mln
Legal Advisor to EBRD and BSTDB
Acquisition of two oil fields in Kazakhstan
Legal Advisor to Zorlu Group
Sale of Vik Oil Group to TNK-BP
313 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Vik Oil Group
Due diligence and potential acquisition of certain oil & gas assets in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to PTO Consolidated Limited
Construction of two private gas-fueled power plants in Moscow
950 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Zorlu Group
Corporate group restructuring
Legal Advisor to Kalyna Group
Due diligence of iron ore assets in connection with exchange offer of Eurobonds
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Ferrexpo
Due Diligence of Lisichansk Oil Refinery
Legal Advisor to Bidder
Debut green Eurobond issue EUR325 mln
325 EUR mln
Legal Advisor to DTEK Renewables
Due Diligence of a subsidiary of CCI Lubelia
Legal Advisor to Bidder
Issue of 6.5 % guaranteed notes due 2024 USD300 mln
300 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Kernel Holding S.A
Issue of 7.625% loan participation notes due 2026 USD500 mln
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Citigroup Global Markets Limited
Publications

Publications

      Recognition

      Recognition

      AVELLUM is a highly professional law firm. The lawyers of the firm are of a high calibre with strong legal expertise both in international and domestic law. 
      They are very reasonable about the value of the work they are providing. I feel like they are an extension of an international law firm whenever I work with them. 
      Our Team

      Our Team

      Yuriy Nechayev
      Partner
      Tetiana Mykhailenko
      Senior Associate
      Dmytro Symbiryov
      Senior Associate
      Anna Mykhalova
      Associate
      Anastasiia Zhebel
      Associate
      Dmytro Radzivon
      Associate
      Rostyslav Mushka
      Associate
      Mariana Veremchuk
      Associate