Viacheslav Miienko
Viacheslav Miienko

Specialization:

  Establishment and structuring of business (including international business), mergers and acquisitions (M&A), investment projects, protection of assets and business

  Corporate, tax and media law, intellectual property protection

 

Expertise:

  Comprehensive management of client’s project and assets, crisis management

  Combating piracy, including on the Internet (audio-visual content, trademarks)

  Law-making activity and interaction with governmental agencies (GR)

  Resolution of corporate disputes, protection of shareholders' rights, business mediation

  Support of the first investment project in Ukraine in the alternative energy area (biogas production at solid waste landfills)

  Administrative and criminal proceedings in the taxation area

 

Work experience:

  • 1+1 Media Holding (Deputy Director General for Legal Issues)

  • PrJSC Odessa Movie Studio (Member of the Supervisory Board)

  • Member of the Public Council under the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine

  • Consulting Group: Audit Company HLB Ukraine and Audit Company MGI Consulting (Director of Legal Department), Law Firm «Kompetenz Team» (Partner)

  • Split Group LLC (Head of Legal Department)

  • Group of Companies: Representation of Trans Commodities, Inc in Ukraine, Ukrzernoinvest LLC, Charity Foundation «Foundation for Support of International Cooperation in Ukraine» (legal counsel)

Founder and Chief Partner in Smartsolutions Law Group (since 2003)

 

Educational background:

  • Law Faculty of V. Hetman Kyiv National Economic University: Master's Degree in Law (major «Law»)

 

Participation in profession-specific events:

  • Participant of #TIM 2017: Telecom, IT, Media

  • Speaker of the conference «Days of Electronic Communications» (DEC) 2017

  • Speaker of Kyiv Media Week. International Media Forum 2017

  • Speaker of the conference «Media Law 2017»

  • Participant of the Third, Fourth, Fifth International Tax Forums

 

Certificates

  • Management development program PMD Efficiency Management, MIM Kyiv

 

Social projects:

  • Co-founder of «Smart Angel» charity organization (development and support of talented children and youth, cultural and sports projects in Ukraine)

  • Co-founder of NGO Chernivtsi Regional Dragon Boat Federation of Boat (popularization and development of this sport and active lifestyle)

  • Member of NGO «Bezpeka Rodyny» (protection, preservation and development of family values in Ukrainian society)

 

Hobbies:

  • Traveling, preferans card game, Russian billiards

 

Favorite quote:

  • Be honest with yourself and with people, always do everything on time, never give up, go to your goals, even if everything goes bad (Steve Jobs).