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Denys Sytnyk


Partner, Schoenherr Ukraine

Denys is a partner with Schoenherr Ukraine, where he is heading the banking & finance, capital markets and the real estate teams of Schoenherr Ukraine. Denys advises foreign investors on cross-border project financing and acquisition financing as well as in restructuring financings; he is also experienced in the acquisition, lease, construction and management of real estate in Ukraine. Denys has acted frequently for clients in the financial institution and banking industry (Raiffeisen Bank, Erste Bank, Investkredit Bank, Volksbank) as well as for clients conducting business in the areas of real estate and construction (Akron Group, ECO Business Immobilien, GLD Group, Immorent, UNIQA), advising them on their foreign direct investment in Ukraine.

Prior to joining Schoenherr in 2006, Denys worked for top international and local law firms. Denys graduated with honours from the National Taras Shevchenko University, Kyiv Institute of International Relations, and holds a Master’s degree in law (LL.M.) from the European University Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder) (2004). He is admitted to the Ukrainian State Bar (2007) and is a member of the Ukrainian Bar Association.