Oleg Malinevskiy impresses market sources as a "truly exceptional litigator" with "unrivalled expertise" spanning bankruptcy law, IP disputes and restructuring proceedings.
Oleg Malinevskiy, partner at EQUITY Law Firm, specialises in the field of domestic and international dispute resolution, banking and finance law, insolvency and bankruptcy and has a vast recognition both at a national and international level in the following practices.
Having more than 15 years of experience in legal practice, Mr Malinevskiy is said to stand out for his “innovative thinking”, according to The Legal 500: EMEA and has been noted for a creative approach to domestic dispute resolution by the Chambers Europe ranking. He is recommended significantly by his peers in Who's Who Legal and Best Lawyers in litigation, bankruptcy, banking and finance law.
Various domestic rankings also recognize Oleg as a leading expert in the above practices (Ukrainian Law Firms: A Handbook for Foreign Clients ranks him as TOP-2 in Litigation and TOP-3 in Bankruptcy in 2020).
Mr Malinevskiy has successfully worked on numerous complex transactions and notorious litigations, effectively protected property and rights of the most successful Ukrainian businessmen, renown industry giants, domestic and foreign investors. One of the most prominent cases is him acting as a legal advisor to the largest machine-building enterprise in Ukraine, group of companies Azovmash, in respect of debt restructuring US$1.2 billion worth.
Oleg has been serving as the member of the disciplinary chamber of the Qualification and Disciplinary Bar Commission of Kiev since 2012. He is an engaged member of the International Bar Association, the National Association of Advocates of Ukraine and the Ukrainian Bar Association; he also serves as the vice president of the Ukrainian Advocates’ Association and a chairman of its litigation committee.