Max Lebedev heads the practice of corporate law and M&A, as well as the practice of GOLAW’ private clients.Max successfully consults foreign companies and local business on the issues of entering the Ukrainian market, business restructuring, and investment protection.
Max Lebedev's transaction experience comprises the provision of full support of deals on the purchase or sale of assets in Ukraine, including conducting due diligence, taxation and corporate structuring of investment involving foreign jurisdictions, and carrying out currency transactions.
Also, Max’s core areas of activity include the construction of international models of business and asset ownership in Ukraine and abroad, creation of personal holding structures (using trusts, private trust companies, and funds), trading companies, and development of mechanisms for transferring the capital and business to heirs. Max Lebedev’s exclusive achievement is the establishment of family offices for several wealthy families in Ukraine.
Law Faculty of the National Aviation University, Master’s Degree;Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, University of London (United Kingdom).
Max was listed among the recommended lawyers in the field of corporate law and mergers and acquisitions by the Legal 500 international rating guide (2013 edition).
- Ukrainian Lawyers’ Association;
- International Bar Association;
- International Fiscal Association;
- American Chamber of Commerce;
- European Business Association.
Knowledge of languages:Ukrainian, Russian, English.