The MBLS employs lawyers have extensive successful litigation experience in Ukraine.
Hundreds of our clients have won court disputes in economic, administrative and civil courts. These were cases of recovery of debts, recovery of damage and losses incured, protection of property rights and investments, compulsion to fulfill contractual obligations, protection of honor, dignity and business reputation, recognition decisions of tax authorities and customs as illegal and labor disputes.
Among our successes:
- collection of debts from the Commercial Bank "Privatbank" and compulsion of the bank to fulfill contractual obligations. The money being unreturned deposits were collected from the bank compalsury and returned to our clients, the bank was forced also to issue a promissory note of the proper form,
- protection of land user rights in a dispute with the Kyivmiskbud Holding Company in the case of releasing a land plot. This company was the major developer in the capital of Ukraine – the city of Kyiv,
- forcing the construction company Consol, the largest developer in Crimea, to sign a settlement agreement with the investor being our client and transfer to him the ownership of the real estate created as a result of their joint activity.
Examples of successful cases against tax and customs authorities:
- the abolition of a number of decisions by the Zaporozhie customs office to increase the customs value of imported goods,
- representation of declarants' and cargo owners interests in cases of violation of customs rules. In result - goods seized by the customs have been returned to our client, the initiated administrative proceedings were terminated. The client has avoided imposing financial sanctions on him.
Disputes vs. Tax Office:
- recognition as unlawful and cancellation of tax notifications-decisions of Mariupol Tax Inspection on reduce the detached value of VAT and on the imposition of financial sanctions on the manufacturing enterprise – our client.
In the person of our lawyers you will receive reliable legal protectors of your right and interests in Ukrainian courts.
Examples of our legal services
- representating individuals and legal entities in courts in economic, administrative and civil cases in Ukraine as well as in international arbitration
- arrests of property, including cargo and sea going vessels, other movable and immovable property to secure the claim
- enforcement of judgments
- insolvancy proceedings, protection of creditors' interests
- protection of rights and interests of individuals and legal entities affected by the actions of state bodies of Ukraine at the European Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg)
If you are looking for experienced and highly qualified lawyers who will represent your interests in Ukrainian courts - contact us in our offices in Kiev or Mariupol!
Protection of a state enterprise interests against the Port of Kerch claims for payment of port services
Our lawyers have represented a state-owned sea agency in a dispute with Port Kerch over payment of port charges and penalties for payment delay. MBLS prepared necessary procedural documents and represented interests of the client in the Commercial Court of Donetsk Oblast (Region), Donetsk Commercial Court of Appeals, the High Commercial Court of Ukraine and the Supreme Court of Ukraine. The courts finally dismissed all claims against our client.