Retail & Commerce
The retail and consumer goods market is one of the most developed sectors of the Ukrainian economy. The average annual turnover of retail sales over the last five years is UAH 1 trillion according to the national statistics bureau. The growing investment appetite in this sector is evidenced by the increasing number of retailers, introduction of well-known international brands, expanding retail space areas, lively M&A activity.
LCF offers comprehensive legal and business consulting services for retail and consumer goods businesses. Among our clients are Fozzy Group, Humana People to People, Villeroy & Boch, Kiev Cardboard Paper Mill, AVK, Avtotrade-Service, UBI Pharm, NK-Premium, Trading House “Annona”, Trading House “Gasenergo”, Odessa Caravan and others.
Our team develops efficient legal models for business management, identifies and helps prevent risks associated with regulatory authorities. LCF’s unparalleled knowledge of banking and finance market provides our clients with access to the most effective financial tools for business development.
Areas of expertise
- Mergers & Acquisitions, creation of corporate structures
- day-to-day trading relations
- corporate finance
- tax and customs issues
- disputes with public authorities
- banking dispute resolution
- competition and antitrust issues
- trademark management and intellectual property protection
- corporate law and corporate governance
- real estate dispute resolution