Partner of Asters Law Firm. Oleksandr focuses on private clients practice including comprehensive support services in handling legal formalities pertaining to private capital of entrepreneurs, family business owners and other private clients. He also provides legal advice and assistance within sanctions related matters. He has more than 25 years of practical experience, both as a head of in-house legal departments and a legal advisor in major law firms. Education: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (1989), PhD Candidate Degree in Law (2000)
Membership and activities: Kyiv City Bar Association
For more than 20 years Oleksandr Onufrienko has been holding Head of Legal Department position at KINTO, one of the oldest investment companies in Ukraine. Oleksandr also headed the private clients practice of one of the leading law firms in the country. Oleksandr has extensive and multifaceted working experience in establishing various types of corporate structures, protection against unfriendly takeovers, and the corporate conflicts settlement. Oleksandr Onufrienko was among the first Ukrainian experts specializing in providing services of private capital structuring for Ukrainian entrepreneurs ensuring their personal interests as well as the interests of their family members. Oleksandr regularly provides legal services related to the inheritance of corporate rights to large holdings and other business structures, preventing corporations from being taken out of the control of the owners and their heirs, as well as preventing unfair actions by management against owners and their heirs.