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What Makes us Special?

We are different in our attitude and care to your needs


2 offices in UA major cities
1 across Atlantic in Canada


On rendering practical solutions to your needs


24/7 for any of your engagements


You take right decisions

We Are actis

A new generation Ukrainian law team

We are new player at the market, but have over 50 years of professional legal experience of our partners in total count. Having decades of diverse professional experience with the leading law and consulting companies we have learned most of good lessons and have seen many their drawbacks as well. In an attempt to make legal services different and bring more practical value to you, we have set up ACTIS.
Well-known latin proverb Non verbis, sed actis in the best way describes our approach to dealing with your legal needs and naturally gives the name to our company. We are looking towards bringing value to your business through practical and efficient legal solutions.
Our geographical coverage is quite broad and unique for Ukrainian legal market. In Ukraine we are present at two key regions – Kyiv and Odessa to better serve the clients’ needs in our core areas of expertise. Additionally, we reach far to the opposite part of the globe and have strong presence in Canada. This makes us first Ukrainian - Canadian law firm which is perfectly positioned to serve both European and North-American clients.
We strive to follow individual approaches filling the gaps in building truly dedicated relations and provide valuable legal products of prominent quality.

We Value Our Clients They Value Us

Our clients and their needs are our top priority

Sergiy Portnoy very professionally advised Chasopys on structuring relations with Unit.City, as well as provided full scope legal support of the transaction.

Alyona Kalibaba CEO, Chasopys

Actis lawyers assisted our brewery with purchase of new brewing equipment, renting out of premises for the tap room, as well as running of new company and all related issues. We are deeply satisfied with the cooperation with such professional legal advisers.

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Keep an eye on the latest legal developments

Let us share with you the latest Ukrainian news topped with our brief observations

28 Oct 2019

Comments on the Law on Concessions

Actis Partner Sergiy Portnoy commented on the new Law on Concessions Law for In particular, Sergiy provided comments regarding major novelties of the new Law and its general impact on the business environment. He also provided specific comments with regard to concession of the automobile roads. Full comments can be found at

1 Oct 2019

Road Show on Concession of Sea Ports

  Actis Partner Konstantin Silkin attended the Road Show devoted to pilot projects of concession of two sea ports, namely, Kherson Sea Commercial Port and Olvia Sea Commercial Port arranged by the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, EBRD, IFC and the pool of consultants on the 1st of October in Odesa. This event was meant…

24 Jul 2019

Participation in the Investment Forum

Actis Partner Sergiy Portnoy participated in the annual 5T Investment Promotion Forum which took place on 3-4 October 2019 in Odesa. The Forum was devoted to investment opportunities in Odesa Region and is the largest investment event in Odesa Region. This year it was attented by more than 500 pariticpants, including leading business, munipal and…