Oleh Zahnitko
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Oleh Zahnitko

Oleh Zahnitko, PhD, Attorney at Law, is a partner of INTEGRITES’ since October 2015.

Oleh’s principal focus is on corporate finance, financial institutions compliance and exchange control regulations in domestic and international finance.

Education:

Oleh Zahnitko graduated from Donetsk State University with degree in Commercial Law, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, USA (LL.M in Comparative Legal Studies) and obtained a post-graduate degree (equivalent of Ph.D) from the Institute of Economic and Law Research of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Professional experience:

Dr. Zahnitko has strong experience in representing the interests of companies from such industrial areas as automotive, banking, agriculture, consumer lending, NPL sale and restructuring, energy, iron & steel as well as capital markets. His recent projects include syndicated loan facilities to industrial companies and financial institutions, project finance, supporting the market entry of consumer finance companies.

Before joining Integrites office in Kyiv, Oleh had co-headed Ukrainian banking and finance team at Gide Loyrette Nouel (2014-2015) and Beiten Burkhardt (2005-2014). At the beginning of his career, Mr. Zahnitko has also worked at various positions, including senior research fellow, at the Economy and Law Research Institute (National Academy of Science of Ukraine) and Donetsk National University (1996-2001).

Clients: Landesbank Baden-Württenberg, AKA Bank, Landesbank Berlin, Pro-Credit Bank Ukraine, KFW, Finance-in-Motion, Green for Growth Fund, European Fund for South Eastern Europe.

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Recognition
  1. Recommended lawyer in Ukraine for Banking and Finance sphere (Best Lawyers 2019).
  2. Oleg Zagnitko is recognized as one of the best partners of INTEGRITES by the international publishing directory Chambers Global 2018, 2017.
  3. Notable practitioner in Banking and Finance sphere (The Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2018).
  4. Banking and Finance Practice under the supervision of partners Oleg Zagnitko and Vsevolod Volkov is recognized the best in Ukraine in 2017 by the Ukrainian rating Legal Awards 2017.
  5. Chambers Global 2019 recognized Oleh Zahnitko in Banking and Finance practice (Band 4)
  6. Chambers Europe 2019 recognized Oleh Zahnitko in Banking and Finance practice (Band 4)
  7. Best Lawyers 2020 recommended Oleh Zahnitko in Banking and Finance practice
  8. Legal 500 2019 recognized Oleh Zahnitko in Banking and Finance practice
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INTEGRITES’ partner Oleh Zahnitko spoke at the round table “Investment attractiveness of balancing renewables in Ukraine”

“There are two legislative ways to support generating capacity in the electricity sector – modernization of the CHPPs and construction of a new generating capacity (demand response measures). To attract capital in the new flexible generation,…

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Oleh Zahnitko is appointed strategic adviser to the Honorary KSE President Tymofiy Milovanov

INTEGRITES partner Oleh Zahnitko has become a strategic adviser on legal matters (counsel) to the Honorary President of the Kyiv School of Economics (KSE), Tymofiy Milovanov.
The adviser’s area of competence includes legal and strategic assessment…

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Publications

INTEGRITES informs: the Parliament of Ukraine passed some amendments concerning the procedure of granting and obtaining foreign currency loans

In August 2018 the Parliament of Ukraine adopted amendments to the procedure of granting and obtaining foreign currency loans. INTEGRITES team developed a detailed newsletter with the analysis of these changes.
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INTEGRITES newsletter: Major currency liberalization to be introduced in Ukraine

On July 7, 2018 the Law “On Currency and Currency Operations” (No. 2473 – VIII, hereinafter referred to as “the Law”) entered into force. The Law is going to bring revolutionary change to the Ukrainian currency regulation.
The Law…

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Events

Oleh Zahnitko was a speaker at the seminar “Compliance as a Business Driver”

On April 24, 2018 in Kyiv the Committee for Banks and Financial Services of the German-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce arranged a seminar “Compliance as a Business Driver”.
Oleh Zahnitko, Partner at INTEGRITES, together with Gunther Koller, Chief…

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INTEGRITES organized a business breakfast on financial restructuring issues

(Sorry, but this content is available only in original language) Партнеры практики банковского и финансового права Олег Загнитко и Всеволод Волков вместе с…

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