Oleksandr Nikolaichyk deals with the firm’s most complex multijurisdictional corporate transactions including acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate finance, corporate and pre-IPO restructurings, equity and asset sales. Oleksandr also advises clients on various corporate governance issues, general corporate and investment matters, stock market and securities transactions.

Based on his in-depth understanding of the local business environment and of the challenges faced by private and public corporations in Ukraine, Oleksandr advises the firm’s high-profile foreign and domestic clients. He has extensive experience across a variety of sectors and industries including banking, real estate, retail, energy & resources, industrials, logistics and infrastructure.

Oleksandr is actively involved in the Ukrainian legal community and is a member of various initiatives. In the last few years, he has been engaged in the development of important laws and regulations in the areas of corporate governance, compliance and capital markets.


  • Recommended in M&A by IFLR1000, 2022
  • Recognised among the leading lawyers in Corporate and M&A by Ukrainian Law Firms 2021
  • Recommended in Corporate and M&A by Chambers Global 2022, Chambers Europe 2022 and The Legal 500, 2022
  • Recommended in Real estate and construction by The Legal 500, 2021
  • Recognised among the leading lawyers in Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate, M&A and Real Estate by Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2022
  • Shortlisted for the “Corporate and M&A Lawyer of the Year” according to Legal Awards 2021, Yuridicheskaya Practika


  • Ukraine


  • London School of Economics, Department of Law, corporate law and governance programme
  • Certified with the National Securities and Stock Market Commission of Ukraine as a specialist in securities trading and depository activities
  • LL.M., summa cum laude, from the National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”

Professional membership and involvement

  • Ukrainian Bar Association, Board Member of the Corporate Law & Stock Markets Committee
  • European Business Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine
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