Anna Kuznetsova

About Anna

Anna has worked as:

1) Chief Legal Officer,

2) (i)3 years with BAKER & MCKENZIE – CIS, LIMITED – Kyiv, Ukraine, starting as intern and leaving firm as associate,

Practice areas: Corporate Counseling & Governance, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Reorganizations, Employment, Global Migration;

(ii) 3 years with Ukrainian investment bank PHOENIX CAPITAL LIMITED, positions of Legal Counsel of IB department/Deputy Head of Legal/ Acting Head of IB department, practice areas: transactions: M&A, ECM, arranging financing, including IPO, DCM, restructuring;

(iii) more than 4 years with industrial group in Ukraine Arricano Group first as Head of Legal with the Financial Department and then as Corporate Governance Officer, Practice areas: IPO, financing transactions and corporate governance;

(iv) 6 month with Amatex Capital, private equity firm with focus on Ukrainian oil&gas sectors,

Position: Deputy Director/ In-house Legal Counsel, practice areas: corporate restructuring, oil&gas, financing transactions;

(v) almost 2 years with DMarket – startup company that holds rights to and operates in-game item trading platform called “DMarket”, position Chief Legal Officer, practice areas: gaming, digital trade, e-commerce, IP, restructuring, VC, financing transactions

3) She has completed her LL.B (2005) and LL.M. (2007) at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, LL.M. at UC Berkeley School of Law,

4) She is a Co-Founder and President of Charity Organization “Charity Fund “Velvet Hearts”.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate
  • finance
  • investments and technology law