Maksym Lavrynovych

Maksym Lavrynovych

Institute of International Relations, Kyiv National University named after Taras Shevchenko. Master of International Law and Bachelor of International Relations. Maksym has held the Attorney's Bar Certificate since 2001. Native in Ukrainian, fluent in English, Italian and Russian.


Compliance, Support of Investment, International Arbitration, Capital Markets.


From 1999 to 2001 Maksym worked as an in-house legal counsel for several leading Ukrainian companies. In 2001-2004 he was a Senior Associate at Arthur Andersen (since 2002 - Ernst & Young).

Since 2004 Maksym has been Managing Partner of Lavrynovych & Partners Law Firm.

Maksym is an active member of the European Business Association (EBA), American Chamber of Commerce (ACC), Ukrainian National Bar Association, Ukrainian Arbitration Association.


Maksym Lavrynovych has been repeatedly honored by professional Ukrainian ratings and reputable foreign publications. His awards include the Badge of Honor by the High Council of Justice of Ukraine in 2009, "Lawyer of the Year" in the category "Lawyer, Representative of a Private Law Firm" and an Honorary Title by the Union of Lawyers of Ukraine in 2011, "Lawyer of the Year" in the program "Person of the Year", 2014.

Maksym is recommended in Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution and Tax by The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa guides in 2013-2016 and in Commercial, Corporate and M&A in 2017 - 2020. Best Lawyers TM ranking recommends him in Corporate Law and International Arbitration in Ukraine for 2013-2019. He was included into the "Client's Choice: The Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine" in 2015-2016 and named one of the best investment lawyers in 2017.