Restructuring Restructuring

We have been involved in many of the most challenging, ground-breaking and high-profile Ukrainian debt restructurings.

15
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USD
we advised on Ukraine’s sovereign debt restructuring in 2015


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Key Contact
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

Debt restructuring under the two inter-conditional English schemes of arrangement for DTEK Energy B.V. and DTEK Finance PLC
2 bln. USD
Legal advisor to DTEK Group
Open market repurchase of Ukraine’s outstanding GDP-linked warrants
1.5 bln. USD
Legal advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
New Eurobond Issue and Exchange Offer and Consent Solicitation
100 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Dealer Manager and Lender
Dual-currency Eurobond issue and tender offer
834 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Metinvest
Restructuring of sovereign-guaranteed term loans from JSC Sberbank of Russia to Ukravtodor and Yuzhnoye State Design Office
367 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
Exchange Offer under Guaranteed MTN Programme
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Dealer Managers
Exchange Offer with scheme of arrangement, approved by English court
1.27 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Bondholders Committee
Restructuring of thirteen sovereign and sovereign-guaranteed Eurobonds
15 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
Restructuring of guaranteed notes and the PXF syndicated loan facilities
2.3 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Bondholders Committee of Metinvest
New Eurobond Issue and Tender Offer
750 USD mln
Legal Advisor to MHP Group
Credit portfolio restructuring
887 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Interpipe
Restructuring of sovereign-guaranteed loan from Citibank and JSC Sberbank of Russia to Ukravtodor
37.3 EUR mln
Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine
New Eurobond Issue and Tender Offer
600 USD mln
Legal Advisor to DTEK
Exchange Offer with scheme of arrangement, approved by English court
420 USD mln
Legal Advisor to PrivatBank
Exchange Offer and two new issues of Eurobonds
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Ferrexpo
Exchange Offer with scheme of arrangement, approved by English court
200 USD mln
Legal Advisor to DTEK
Exchange Offer of 2015 and 2016 Notes
550 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the City of Kyiv
Consent Solicitation with respect to Loan Participation Notes
252.5 USD mln
Legal Advisor to First Ukrainian International Bank
Publications

Publications

      Recognition

      Recognition

      Ambitious and successful young firm Avellum are ‘excellent lawyers with a Western approach. 
      Uniformly excellent … they are the best firm in Ukraine these days. Very strong across all practice areas, extremely professional ethos and service culture. 
      Flexible and responsive people, and they understand the whole process from an international perspective. 
      They are one of the few local firms that can be relied upon to produce Ukrainian law documentation and legal opinions in a timely fashion and up to the standards of an international law firm. 
      Ambitious and successful… AVELLUM are excellent lawyers with a Western approach.  
      Our Team

      Our Team

      Vadim Medvedev
      Partner
      Tetiana Mykhailenko
      Senior Associate
      Anastasiya Voronova
      Senior Associate
      Oleg Krainskyi
      Associate
      Anastasiia Zhebel
      Associate
      Mariana Veremchuk
      Associate