Sergey Lakhno

Counsel, Ukraine

Sergey Lakhno

Counsel, Ukraine

Professional Expertise

  • Head of International Trade 
  • Seasoned expert in trade remedy investigations, WTO and antitrust issues
  • More than 20-year experience in the field of the WTO trade law, preferential trade agreements
  • Initiating of / defending in trade remedy investigations (anti-dumping, safeguard, countervailing)
  • Foreign trade regulation, harmonization of Ukrainian legislation with the WTO and the EU requirements
  • Participated in trade investigations against Ukrainian products in the EU, Canada, the USA, Brazil, the Eurasian Economic Union markets, as well as in investigations to protect the domestic market of Ukraine from the unfair imports

Industry Focus

  • Chemicals
  • Metallurgy
  • Food industry
  • Construction materials
  • FMCG

Clients

Eurocement, FOSHAN VINMAY STAINLESS STEEL CO, KOMO-Dubnomoloko, Lifelong Meditech Pvt. Ltd, NBT, Pivdentransbudcomplect, TERRA Food, Ukrtatnafta, Vallourec Group

Education

  • King’s College London, specialized postgraduate program Economics for Competition Law, London (the UK), 2017
  • World Trade Institute, MILE program, MA in International Law and Economics, Bern (Switzerland), 2003
  • Kyiv National Economic University, International Economy and Law Faculty, Master’s in International Investment Activity, Ukraine, 1999

Recognition

  • Recognized in Trade, Best Lawyers 2022
  • Recognized as Leading Individual for International Trade, The Legal500 EMEA, 2021
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