Corporate Security

Having represented business interests of the largest foreign and local companies in Ukraine for more than 10 years, Sayenko Kharenkо has gained extensive experience in the development of comprehensive solutions in corporate security aimed to identify, eliminate and prevent external and internal threats to our clients’ business in various industry sectors.

Our team analyzes the full range of external and internal factors that may threaten business resilience

Our solutions are based on vast expertise in various areas of business management and protection, knowledge of legislative and regulatory fields, representation of our clients in the most sophisticated corporate disputes, as well as on a number of successful projects in the field of corporate security.

Sayenko Kharenko’s litigation practice comprises a seamlessly integrated team of professionals, GR experts and lawyers whose experience includes protection of clients in criminal proceedings in cases of economic crime and fraud.

We offer the following services:

  • Corporate audit

  • Development and implementation of comprehensive corporate security structures

  • Relations with regulatory authorities

  • Protection against hostile takeovers (raiding)

  • Corporate fraud prevention and detection

Role of outside counsel

Sayenko Kharenko’s team improves the efficiency of the existing corporate security system or develops and implements such system, involving a comprehensive analysis of activity of the company and its subsidiaries, both from a legal and operational standpoint. While contribution and involvement of all departments of the company helps develop corporate security system or resolve crisis, engagement of an outside counsel provides a number of practical advantages in implementing such projects, namely:

  • previous experience on similar projects;
  • efficient coordination and integrated approach;
  • objective findings;
  • efficient and rapid communication on the project directly with the owners or board of the company;
  • absence of internal pressure and conflict of interest.