AVELLUM is pleased to announce senior promotions.

Yuriy Nechayev was promoted to a partner at Corporate/M&A practice. In his new role, Yuriy will continue focusing on M&A, corporate law, and private equity.

Joining AVELLUM as an associate in its founding year in 2009, Yuriy managed to become the first AVELLUM employee who climbed the entire career ladder to eventually become a partner.

Yuriy regularly advises the leading international and Ukrainian companies on various aspects of their business activities in Ukraine. His experience includes advising clients on a wide range of major cross-border and local corporate transactions, and on various commercial law matters.

Yuriy obtained his Master of International Law degree from the Institute of International Relations of the Kyiv International University in 2007.

Taras Dmukhovskyy was promoted to a counsel at AVELLUM’s finance practice. Taras has over seven years of experience in advising international and Ukrainian clients on a broad range of cross-border and domestic financial transactions: lending, debt and equity markets transactions, and restructurings.

During recent years, Taras was a lead associate in many ground-breaking and high-profile capital market deals, including new money issues and debt restructurings.

Taras obtained his Master of Laws degree from Ivan Franko National University of Lviv in 2009, followed by LL. M. in Financial Services Law from Chicago-Kent College of Law, USA in 2010.

Maksym Maksymenko was promoted to a counsel at AVELLUM’s real estate and land law practice. Maksym has over ten years of experience in providing full range of legal services to international and Ukrainian clients.

He primarily focuses on land and agriculture legal matters, construction and related financing, real estate development, and investment. Maksym also regularly advises clients on renewable energy projects.

Maksym obtained his Master of Laws degree from the Law Department of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University in 2010, followed by PhD in 2013. He is admitted to the Bar since 2015.