Kate Semianiuk

ATTORNEY AT LAW, STEPANOVSKI, PAPAKUL AND PARTNERS ATTORNEYS AT LAW

Areas of practice:

  • Corporate law
  • M&A
  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Commercial Law
Семенюк-Екатерина-Михаиловна

IN PRACTICE SINCE 2004

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • advising on the Belarusian part of acquisition of a renewable energy project and legal support during implementation of the project;
  • legal due diligence of a retail chain and buy-side advice on a potential transaction, including structuring, SPA and issues of the competition laws;
  • advising at the pre-investment stage and during negotiations of an investment agreement on a US$ 80 m project;
  • advising on implementation of a US$ 70 m project, including creation of a joint venture and acquisition of state-owned industrial facilities in the city of Minsk and Minsk region;
  • legal support on the issues of implementation of the Privatization Project of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and attraction of strategic investors for the state-owned enterprises from the food, pharmaceutical and construction sectors;
  • a number of legal due diligence projects, including LDD of several retail chains, bank, manufacturer of vacuum sputtering equipment;
  • advising a number of foreign companies on the issues of merger control, including change of indirect control in cross-border transactions in telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, retail.

EDUCATION:

  • Faculty of International Relations, Belarusian State University, 2004
  • LL.M. in International Business Law, Post-Graduate Program of Manchester University, 2007
  • Mergers and Acquisitions. Expert Techniques and Strategies Course. EUROMONEY TRAINING EMEA, 2012

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Minsk City Bar Association.