Telecom, Media,
and Technology
Telecom, Media,
and Technology

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 advise our clients on every aspect and sub-sector of TMT industry including sophisticated technology matters and most notable corporate finance transactions.

  • Foreign law firms

    Foreign law firms rely on AVELLUM as a true team player, which fully synchronised in deal approaches, timing, and risk management. Our dedicated TMT team is able to interpret quite outdated Ukrainian regulatory framework from the prospective of modern models of the clients’ business.

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

Due diligence of contracts with software developers
Legal advisor to Plarium Ukraine
Advice on transfer of proprietary rights to intellectual property
Legal Advisor to GoDaddy
Advice on investment structuring and taxation
Legal Advisor to UANGEL
Collection and cross-border transfer of personal data under Ukrainian law
Legal advisor to Ferrexpo
Data protection matters related to distribution of smartphones on Ukrainian market
Legal advisor to Chinese technology company
Advice on various privacy matters
Legal advisor to multinational telecommunication services company
Advice on data protection issues related to transfer of employee data to the USA
Legal Advisor to NetCracker Technology Corp.
Collection, storage and cross-border transfer of personal data under Ukrainian law
Legal advisor to leading Chinese AI company
Data protection matters related to launch of digital services for trucks and cars
Legal advisor to multinational automotive corporation
Complex advice on confidentiality and IP protection issues from labour law perspective
Legal Advisor to Intapp, international IT company
Advice on various privacy matters related to launch of streaming service
Legal advisor to multinational technology company
Acquisition of CoreValue, US-headquartered IT service provider with Ukrainian roots
Legal advisor to Cornerstone Partners
Merger of EVO Group with Rozetka
Legal Advisor to EVO Group
Acquisition of Blam! Games Studios
Legal Advisor to Nordcurrent
Acquisition of Lohika by Altran
Legal Advisor to Altran
Acquisition of Thomson Reuters’ Intellectual Property & Science Business
3.55 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Onex Corporation and Baring Private Equity Asia
Acquisition of an Approximate 48% Stake in GlobalLogic Inc. from Apax Funds
Legal Advisor to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Merger control clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for the creation of a joint venture with Yandex
3.8 bln USD
Legal Advisor to Uber
Publications

Publications

      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
      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. 
      A unique combination of professionalism, smart solutions, and luxury service. 
      Our Team

      Our Team

      Glib Bondar
      Senior Partner
      Anton Polikarpov
      Counsel
      Dmytro Symbiryov
      Senior Associate
      Yuliia Chelebii-Kravchenko
      Associate
      Anna Kolodenska
      Associate