We are regarded as a market leader in insurance matters in Ukraine because of our top-notch expertise in all legal aspects of the insurance business, from regulatory compliance and transactional services to contentious insurance matters.
Our team possesses extensive experience in advising major insurers, insurance intermediaries, policyholders, and other insurance market players, as well as companies in need of insurance on a full range of legal matters in insurance. In addition to our excellent expertise in standard services, we are known for our innovative solutions to complex legal problems.
Our main competitive advantage is our possibility to involve experts across various practice areas, which allows us to offer effective and full-scale support of insurance business in times of a changing regulatory environment, rapid technological progress, and the appearance of new insurance products.
We have advised major insurers and companies from other sectors on various insurance matters:
Renaissance Insurance Group in connection with the acquisition of a Ukrainian insurance company, as well as the incorporation of a life insurance company in Ukraine and obtaining a life insurance license;
SEB Group on the insurance, corporate, and regulatory issues related to the establishment of an insurance company in Ukraine and obtaining a life insurance license;
Willis Polska SA, a subsidiary of Willis Group Holding, on establishing a presence in Ukraine;
Allianz, one of the world's leading insurers and financial service providers, on certain issues of Ukrainian M&A law, including the legal due diligence of a Ukrainian insurance company, and on the reinsurance-related litigation associated with their Ukrainian subsidiary;
Sputnik Group, a major Russian and CIS private equity fund, on corporate and insurance law issues in connection with the contemplated private placement of the group parent's shares, including the due diligence of a Ukrainian life insurance subsidiary;
A leading international insurer on Ukrainian law issues related to the resolution and settlement of a dispute regarding claims by a major Ukrainian corporate policyholder for business interruption indemnity.