Partner, Head of the Practices: Antitrust & Competition, Corporate / M&A, Taxation
Legal areas: Antitrust & Competition, Banking & Finance, Corporate / M&A, International Trade, Taxation
Mr Lysenko joined Vasil Kisil & Partners in 1999, he made partner in 2006 and is now chairing firm’s Antitrust & Competition, Corporate / M&A, and Taxation practice groups.
Mr Lysenko focuses on representing interests of foreign investors (lenders) in cross-border transactions involving Ukrainian assets, as well as of Ukrainian companies seeking access to international capital markets and other corporate finance opportunities or growth through M&A deals, whether domestic or foreign.
Denis Lysenko has extensive legal and regulatory expertise in the following business sectors – food products and retail, alcohol and beverages, media and telecommunications, banking and financial services, agriculture, steel, electronics, chemicals, pulp & paper, consumer goods, and general industry.He is a popular speaker and presenter on the topics relating to corporate finance, joint ventures, IPO’s, foreign investment regulations, M&A, etc.
Denis regularly contributes to leading national and international periodicals, including IFLR, ICLG, Euromoney legal guides.
Mr Lysenko is a member of an advisory council of the Mergers & Acquisitions in Russia Journal, a monthly analytical edition.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- International Bar Association (IBA)
- Kyiv City Bar Association
- Ukrainian Bar Association
Education: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, 2001