Volodymyr Shchyhol

Head of the Law FirmVolodymyr Shchyhol

Education:

  • Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Faculty of Law (1998).
  • Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Faculty of Economics, with honours (2006).

Legal practice:

1998 – 1999 – Legal Counsel at joint-stock company «Orlan-Beverages».
1999 – 2000 – Head of the Legal Department at Orlan concern.
2001 – 2007 – Head of the Legal Department at joint-stock company “Ukrtransnafta”.
2007 – 2008 – Head of the Legal Service at the State Enterprise “Marine Transport Port”.
2012 – 2013 – Head of the Legal Department, Deputy Director at the State Enterprise “Ukrecoresursy”.

On April 25th, 2002 Volodymyr Shchyhol obtained the license to practice law as an advocate.

Main areas of practice:

  • Criminal law;
  • Сivil law;
  • Commercial law;
  • Corporate law;
  • Maritime law;
  • Environmental law.

For a long time occupied responsible positions at state enterprises, practicing various domains of law: currency law, customs law, administrative law, tax law and others.

Besides, Volodymyr Shchyhol has a considerable experience of participation in the administrative court hearings of appeals against illegal actions of Building and Construction authorities.

Also Volodymyr Shchyhol cooperates with NGO “All-Ukrainian Rights Protection Organization “Legal Hundred”, providing legal advisory services to Anti-Terrorist Operation / Joint forces operation participants for free (pro-bono).