Vadim Medvedev is a Senior Associate with AVELLUM's tax practice and specialises in tax and succession planning matters. He has significant experience advising clients in international tax planning, transaction structuring, and succession planning matters. He also provides general corporate and commercial advice.
Vadim is the leader of the Working Group on International Taxation and EU Harmonization in Ukraine at the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine. He is also the Committee Head of the Permanent Scientific Committee of IFA Ukraine. During 2014 Vadim Medvedev served as the Co-Chair of the Tax Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine and was the member of the working group on VAT reform at the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine.
Vadim is recommended as Next Generation Lawyer for tax in Ukraine (Legal500 2017), Associate to watch for tax in Ukraine (Chambers Europe 2017), lawyer for tax, transfer pricing, and indirect tax in Ukraine (World Tax, World Transfer Pricing, and Indirect Tax 2016 and 2015), and lawyer for resolution of international tax disputes in Ukraine (International Tax Review Tax Controversy Leaders Guide 2013 - 2016).
Vadim's recent experience includes advising on tax aspects of the fullscope restructuring of the sovereign and sovereign-guaranteed debt of Ukraine, the chain of GlaxoSmithKline and Novartis mergers and joint ventures, and other landmark projects in Ukraine including liability management of Ukrainian issuers, debt restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, and other.
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