Sergiy Kurilko

Partner, deputy director, attorney-at-law

Key practice: Currency, banking, tax, customs, civil, commercial law, including issues on privatization, drafting of scheme and plans of business structuring.

Experience: Sergiy Kurilko has been working at “Voropaev and Partners” Law Firm from its establishment on August 2005. Mr. Kurilko heads the corporate and court practice of the firm. Before joining “Voropaev and Partners” Law Firm Mr. Kurilko worked as the lawyer at CJSC “SCM”, at legal department of CJSC “First Ukrainian International Bank”. Mr. Kurilko headed the legal department at Donetsk Regional Directorate of JSC Agro-industrial bank “Ukraina”. Mr. Kurilko’ experience (22 years of legal work) allows providing the clients with the set of legal advice on different matters of corporate management, deal structuring, including tax and financial aspects, foreign investments, currency regulations, banking sector and others.

Special representation: Sergiy Kurilko is the member of the Supervisory Board of PJSC “First Ukrainian International Bank” and JSC “PA “KONTI”, as well as heads the Board of Directors of CJSC “KONTI-RUS”.

Education: Sergiy Kurilko graduated from Economics and Law Department at Donetsk State University, with a degree in “Legal studies” in 1998. In this year, 1998, Sergiy Kurilko received the Attorney’s certificate. In 1982, Mr. Kurilko graduated from Donetsk military and political academy.

Membership in Bar Associations: Sergiy Kurilko is the attorney-at-law at Donetsk Regional Bar Association.

 Languages: Sergiy Kurilko is fluent in Ukrainian and Russian languages.


Yuriy Voropaev

Director at ” Voropaev and Partners ” Law Firm, attorney-at-law

Key practice                                                                                                                                                                                                    Judicial practice (civil, criminal, administrative, labor, taxation, cadastral), claim work, developing and making a legal analysis of business decisions implementing, company’s internal policies and making the legal examination of business operation, drafting of laws.

Experience                                                                                                                                                                                                                Yuriy Voropaev has been serving as a Director at “Voropayev and Partners» Law Firm since 2005.                                                      Since 1979 he served in The Office Of The Security Service of Ukraine in the Donetsk region as an investigator and lawyer. Since 1996 – Head of Legal Department, Head of Legal Department Of The First Ukrainian International Bank, Donetsk. Since 2003 – Head of the Legal Department of SCM.                                                                                                                                                       Yuriy Voropaev has been a people’s deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine from 2006 to 2019. He is Honored Lawyer of Ukraine.

Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                In 1973 he graduated from the Armavir Legal College, In 1980 – Kharkov Law Institute, with the degree in legul studes, qualification “Lawyer”.