Healthcare and

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.

  • Key Contact
  • Key experience
  • Publications
  • Recognition
  • Our Team
Key Contact
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

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
Corporate group restructuring of one of the leading pharmaceutical producers in Ukraine
Legal Advisor to Group
Purchase of Horizon Capital’s minority stake in Dobrobut
Legal advisor to Dobrobut’s major shareholders
Disposal of a minority stake in Dobrobut to Horizon Capital
Legal advisor to Dobrobut
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
Acquisition of 11.28% stake in Farmak
Legal Advisor to Buyer
Sale of shares to Russia Partners
Legal Advisor to Seller
Merger control clearance in connection with acquisition of ClinStar LLC
Legal Advisor to PRA International
Merger control clearance
Legal Advisor to Biopharma
Sale of Ukrainian operations to Johnson & Johnson
Legal Advisor to J. B. Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.




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

    Our Team

    Glib Bondar
    Senior Partner
    Vadim Medvedev
    Yuriy Nechayev
    Anton Polikarpov
    Andriy Romanchuk
    Valeriia Lepska