Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals

We work on transactions involving major companies in the chemical sector of Ukraine with a special focus on local enterprises’ financing and debt securities placement.

The firm has performed a series of the most notable merger clearances of international transaction in this field, including Zentiva N.V. pharmacy producer sale, BASF (one of the world’s largest chemical company) acquisition of CIBA Holdings AG, Solvay Pharmaceuticals sale to Abbott and many others.

Our chemical and pharmaceutical group is comprised of lawyers from the firm’s corporate and M&A, banking & finance, antitrust, capital markets, dispute resolution, and tax teams. The firm’s intellectual property team is active in advising pharmacy trade and production companies with regard to transaction-related as well as on-going IP issues. Our team regularly represents the largest chemical and pharmaceutical companies in litigation and arbitration proceedings.

We have worked on the deals involving some of the largest companies in Ukraine: Alba Ukraine, Crimean Tytan, Stirol, Azot, Sumyhimprom, TNK-BP, other chemical producers and retailers.