Tier 1:
“This sizeable firm has towering strength in tax and is predominantly dedicated to tax matters, as well as providing related corporate and competition advice. Contentious tax matters dominate its work, and it is also well versed in customs tax and criminal investigations. Thanks to high volumes of instructions, the team also has industry-specific experience, and regularly acts for blue-chip organisations such as Procter & Gamble, SC Johnson and Coca-Cola. The group is actively involved in the development of the legal tax framework in Ukraine.

Sources say: “Top of the market, particularly visible in tax litigation.” “A recognised authority on tax issues.” “It advises on market practice and how issues are likely to be interpreted by tax authorities.” “Quick and precise advice.”

KEY INDIVIDUALS: The firm’s founding partner, Alexander Minin receives admiration for his outstanding practice. An impressed source commented: “Many years of practice went into the making of his stellar standing.”

Up-and-comer Alexander Shemiatkin has broad tax expertise, covering tax and customs issues in connection with foreign investments, as well as related disputes and criminal investigations”.