Golovan & Partners is an association of advocates registered by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine in 1996. It is among the leading law firms of Ukraine, it is also a member of the European Business Association (EBA).
20/09/2017
The advocates of Golovan and Partners Law Firm represent the interests of the company owned by a British investor when executing judicial decisions to collect from the budget the amounts of unrecovered value added tax and penalties for late refunding the tax. The State Treasury Service does not perform these judicial decisions motivating by the fact that the company is registered at the uncontrolled territory of Ukraine and by letters of the Security Service of Ukraine, which raised the issue of stopping operations with budgetary funds in favor of society. >>>
10/08/2017
Commenting on the issue regarding the compliance of lawyers practicing law in the uncontrolled territories with ethics norms, Igor Golovan noted that on the basis that the lawyer should respect the Ukrainian Constitution, the laws of Ukraine and Ukrainian law at all, should assert respect for the profession of lawyers, there are certain doubts about that the employment of lawyer positions in the "ministries" of those quasi-republics positively affects the respect of the Ukrainian Bar. >>>
08/08/2017
In June of this year, the managing partner of Golovan and Partners Law Firm Igor Golovan addressed with a lawyer's request to the State Tax Inspectorate in the Dneprovsky district of Kiev. The lawyer requested information about the he tax accounting of a particular individual. Namely - whether this person is registered as a self-employed person, performing an independent professional activity, or as an individual entrepreneur with a sign of exercising independent professional activity.<br> The tax office refused to provide information, referring to its confidentiality. >>>
07/08/2017
The lawyers of Golovan and Partners Law Firm are protecting the interests of the client, in whose apartments police officers conducted three searches with violations of procedural rules.<br> For the time of searches, the criminal proceedings were not open. The searches were also carried out without a court order. Such actions by law enforcers violate, in particular, the rights of the client to respect of private and family life guaranteed by the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.<br> >>>
07/08/2017
The lawyers of the Golovan and Partners Law Firm represent the interests of the retired judge of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine during his interrogation as a witness in criminal proceedings, which are investigated by the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine in connection with the fact of power usurpation by the former President of Ukraine and according to the opinion of the prosecutor's office that the Constitutional Court by deliberately adopted unjust judgements. The right of witnesses to use the assistance of a lawyer during interrogation was not always recognized. And it was the Constitutional Court of Ukraine and Golovan and Partners Law Firm that played a key role in the adoption of this right. >>>
26/07/2017
The Managing Partner at Golovan & Partners Law Firm told "Yuridicheskaya Gazeta" about career and reputation, successful business and the principles of professional ethics hat affect the career. Answering the question about the principles of the successful work of the Law Firm, Igor Golovan, in particular, stated: "We always set ourselves the task not only to help our clients, but also to change the practice of law enforcement.The secret of success is not to be afraid of being the one who does things that others do not even dare to approach." >>>
23/03/2017
On March 23, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a law that significantly changes the regulation of the use of seals by legal entities and individuals-entrepreneurs. In particular, the law provides for amendments to the Civil Code of Ukraine, the Economic Code of Ukraine, the Code of Ukraine on Administrative Offenses and a number of other legislative acts of Ukraine which excludes the requirement of mandatory use of seals (regardless of their availability for business entities). >>>
27/02/2017
The managing partner of the Golovan and Partners Law Firm Igor Golovan  took part in the discussion on "Donbass: plans for 2017" organized by NGO ''DONETSK INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION'' with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation. The main topic of discussion was the review of legislative initiatives to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Donbass and plans for the reintegration of the occupied territories. >>>
10/02/2017
Last Friday, the managing partner of the Golovan and Partners Law Firm Igor Golovan held a seminar for lawyers on "The lawyer's reputation in the modern Ukrainian society" as part of the charity event. During the meting it was collected 33100 UAH and $ 55 to be spent on the needs of the 12-th separate infantry battalion of 72-d mechanized brigade. >>>
03/02/2017
Volodymyr Yefymenko, partner of "Golovan and Partners" Law Firm, acted as an expert in the class for prosecutors.The event was organized by the department of training of prosecutors to maintain the charge in the court in the National Academy of Prosecution of Ukraine. >>>