Olena Savchuk

Counsel, Ukraine

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Olena Savchuk

Counsel, Ukraine

Professional Expertise

  • International project financing, syndicated financing, domestic and cross-border financing, FX and regulatory aspects
  • Acquisition finance and general corporate finance
  • Trade finance
  • Derivatives
  • Banking and non-banking financial institutions, payment services
  • Restructuring and enforcement of indebtedness

Industry Focus

  • Financial Institutions and Fintech
  • Agriculture
  • Renewables


  • Academy of Advocacy of Ukraine, Master of Laws, 2012
  • National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Bachelor of Laws, Specialist of Laws, 2011


  • Recognized as Notable Practitioner in Project Development by IFLR 2022
  • Recognized in Project Finance and Development Practice by Best Lawyers 2022
  • Recognized as Rising Star in Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, The Legal500 EMEA 2022

Public Engagement

  • Participating in working groups for development of regulations on currency reform, cross-border operations, payment systems and secured finance.
  • Involvement with regulators on elaboration of legal framework for marketing activities of foreign financial institutions in Ukraine, provision of cross-border financial services (MiFID I and II compliance).
  • Part of the rehousing policy advisory group to the Ministry for Communities and Territories Development of Ukraine.