GOLAW (earlier known as Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm) is one of the leading Ukrainian full service law firms. With offices in Kyiv and Odessa and newly established offices in Lviv and Berlin (Germany) the law firm provides counseling to major local businesses and international blue chips.
GOLAW is a dynamic and capable legal team engaged in business consulting all over Ukraine. The firm is focused on assisting clients in navigating the nuances of Ukrainian law and avoiding costly legal traps. Our clients include big and mid-size national and foreign companies, as well as private investors doing business in Ukraine or entering local markets.
GOLAW provides sophisticated legal advice in tax planning and tax dispute settlement, corporate governance and business structuring, compliance and company security, corporate and contract law, M&A, banking and finance, restructuring and insolvency, foreign investments, dispute resolution. The expertise of the firm’s attorneys covers the sectors of agribusiness, retail, healthcare, financial institutions, energy and natural resources, real estate and construction, IT and telecom, transport and logistics.
WORKING AT GOLAW
We prefer a team result and maintain an atmosphere of cooperation and mutual support in the office. In addition to the professional qualities of our colleagues, we highly appreciate professional responsibility, honesty and conscientiousness in our work with clients.
Like any well-organized law firm, we are guided by a number of developed policies and procedures which form the system of labour organization and remuneration. We also have a number of undisputable advantages as a compact and flexible business entity. In particular, we adhere to the principle of active and constant involvement of young specialists in work on the complex projects of clients under the thorough control of supervisors of practices. This approach motivates lawyers to recognising their potential and enables them to reveal the prospects of each individual specialist for planning his role in the team.
Understanding clients` businesses and priorities.
We understand needs of a client in efficient and effective legal services, thus we provide quality service and tailored advice which can be utilized in client`s business.
Team work and knowledge management.
We believe that coordinated actions of employees and mentorship are behind effective teamwork.
Professional and self-development.
Proactive and professional team is the core of our law firm. We give any opportunity for our employees to reveal potential, professional and self improvement, by means of mentorship, educational and training programs.
Respect and ethics.
We undertake business based on reliability, consistency and integrity. In relations with colleagues we practice fair competition rules. In any relations with clients we use attorney at law ethics rules and our independent ethics rules.