Sergey Pogrebnoy has been deeply engaged in corporate security issues for more than 25 years. He has extensive expertise in developing and implementing corporate security systems, conducting internal investigations into allegations of corporate fraud, and defending client interests in corporate conflicts.

Mr Pogrebnoy has gained considerable experience in advising clients on the most critical aspects of their business from investigatory and enforcement actions against them to protection in criminal proceedings.

Mr Pogrebnoy’s experience includes advising clients on complex litigations, multi-million dollar investment projects, corporate law and management issues, infrastructure, construction and alternative energy projects.


  • Recognized among notable practitioners for Litigation by Ukrainian Law Firms 2021
  • Recognized among leading lawyers in Corporate Law, Criminal Defence, Litigation and Real Estate by Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2022
  • Recommended for Dispute Resolution: White-Collar Crime by Chambers Europe 2021
  • Recommended for Dispute Resolution, White-collar crime and Real Estate and Construction by The Legal 500, 2021
  • Named among Top 100 best lawyers of Ukraine and recognized among notable practitioners for White Collar Crime and Corporate Security by Client's choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine – 2019, Yuridicheskaya Gazeta
  • Named Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year in Ukraine by Benchmark Litigation Europe Awards 2020


  • Ukraine


  • Yaroslav the Wise National Law University
  • Lomonosov Naval College

Professional membership and involvement

  • Association of Corporate Security Professionals of Ukraine, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Chair of the Ukrainian Chapter of American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS International)
  • Ukrainian Bar Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine
  • European Business Association
  • Alliance for Investment Solutions, Board member
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