Сhambers Europe Guide 2014

Tax  | Band 1

“The team is known for focused tax boutique providing the full range of contentious and non-contentious tax advice. Particularly noted for its disputes practice.

Strengths (quotes mainly from clients):
“KM is recognised as one of the best tax firms in Ukraine.”

“Very competitive on quality and price.”

Notable practitioners:

Alexander Minin is one of the most experienced tax lawyers in the market, and the founding partner of the firm. He is noted for his tax planning and customs law advice, but it is in tax litigation that he is most valued. A client suggests he is “probably the best tax adviser in Ukraine.”

Alexander Shemiatkin covers a broad range of tax matters, including IP and employment issues, foreign investments and trade, as well as customs. According to sources, he is a “recognised and respectable” lawyer.

Significant clients: ExxonMobil, MAN Truck & Bus, SC Johnson, Tetra Pak”.