Valentyna Hvozd is a senior associate at the firm focusing on antitrust and competition matters. She also practices corporate law, M&A, foreign investments, privatization, and intellectual property law.
Ms. Hvozd regularly advises clients on a wide variety of antitrust law matters, involving merger control, cartels, abuse of dominance, and unfair competition. She also has extensive experience in antitrust law issues related to multinational and domestic acquisitions, joint ventures and in investigations related to violation of the Ukrainian competition laws. Valentyna has been involved in a number of high profile cases, involving obtaining competition clearance for numerous mergers and acquisitions by banks and in agricultural, chemical, electricity, food processing, insurance, and tobacco companies.
Valentyna Hvozd has been recommended for Competition/Antitrust in Ukraine by the leading international directory Chambers Europe 2016.
- Master’s degree with honours from “KROK” University of Economics and Law;
- Master’s degree with honours from the Intellectual Property Institute of the National University “Odesa Academy in Law”;
- LL.B.with honours from Wisconsin International University (USA) Ukraine.