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"Excelling in domestic litigation, Ukrainian law firm FCLEX developed its offering with finance work and restructuring. The key figures in litigation work are partners Viktor Barsuk, Oleg Malinevskiy and Sergiy Chuyev".
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Restructuring & Insolvency

Restructuring & Insolvency

Working with troubled assets, particularly within the framework of insolvency and restructuring is one of the key practice areas dealt with by FCLEX lawyers. We advise and represent clients in negotiations on restructuring loans and changing terms of security. We develop comprehensive strategies combining judicial and extra-judicial methods, conduct difficult negotiations on debt restructuring, in particular, in the process of supporting of insolvency proceedings.

Simultaneously, this practice is not limited to advising lenders, but also includes advising debtors as to restructuring their debts. In particular, we provide an effective protection of clients’s interests in the following areas:

  • recovery of bad debts;
  • restructuring of debt;
  • insolvency proceedings, including the defense of creditors' rights in courts;
  • development and implementation of a rehabilitation plan;
  • development and implementation of a plan for moving an insolvent banks of the market;
  • criminal proceedings relating to insolvency;
  • judicial restructuring - beyond insolvency proceedings.


  • FCLEX has been recognized by the authoritative international directory Chambers Europe 2016 in the area of ​​Insolvency and Restructuring.
  • FCLEX is the winner of "Legal Awards" in the category "Best Law Firm in 2016 in Insolvency."
  • 4 disputes in the area of insolvency, which were supported by our lawyers, are in the  TOP-50 largest litigations in Ukraine in 2015, according to the publication "Yurydychna Praktyka".
Key persons
Viktor Barsuk

Viktor Barsuk

Senior partner
Oleg Malinevskiy
Andriy Nikitin

Andriy Nikitin

FCLEX is the legal adviser to the group of companies "Azovmash" in respect of debt restructuring in the amount of 850 million dollars.
FCLEX is the legal adviser to the group of companies "Azovmash" in respect of debt restructuring in the amount of 850 million dollars.
25 APR, 2016

FCLEX is consulting the group of companies "Azovmash" in respect of restructuring the debt to creditors in aggregate amount of more than 850 million dollars. Among the client’s creditors are such large banks as PJSC "Alfa-Bank", PJSC "VTB Bank", PJSC "SberBank", PJSC "Ukreximbank". At the same time, FCLEX lawyers are defending the client's interests in a large number of disputes related to the recovery of the debt from "Azovmash" in favor of some of the major creditors.