Attorneys Association “PwC Legal in Ukraine” welcomes Dmytro Trut as the Leader of its White-Collar Crimes practice.
The new hire bolsters the firm's strong offering across white-collar crime matters, which is a significant part of PwC Legal practices in CEE.
Dmytro has 10+ years extensive experience within leading Ukrainian law firms, focusing on protecting business from illegal encroachments, decisions, and the inactivity of state authorities, in particular tax and customs authorities, unscrupulous contractors, competitors, “raiders” and third parties. He provides legal support in criminal proceedings on white-collar crimes, in particular regarding tax evasion, forgery, criminal negligence, fraud, abuse of office and other violations in business.
During the last year he also led the project under an EU programme aimed at improving the appeals administration process and efficiency of supporting court cases of the State Tax Service of Ukraine.
Dmytro is a highly recognized professional. He is recommended by the international legal directories Chambers Europe and Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa legal directory, as well as in theTop-50 law firms of Ukraine national ranking.
“I will focus on the further development of the White-Collar Crimes practice of PwC in Ukraine and plan to strengthen its positions on the legal services market. I’m sure that the high-quality and successful support of clients in criminal proceedings can be compliant with high international standards and be fully transparent. In the face of the pandemic’s challenges and unfavorable external conditions, I believe that we can be successful together.”
“We are very excited to have Dmytro as a part of our team and wish him a smooth and rapid onboarding to our growing team. The expansion of our dispute resolution team mirrors the current pandemic/economic crisis and the measures taken by the government to cope with the pandemic, as our clients request more support with disputes and white collar crime matters in particular. And we are well equipped to cover client expectations in full with our connected expertise, as we have dedicated teams for forensic, corporate governance, bankruptcy, reorganization, public procurement, administrative and competition laws”.
Head of White-Collar Crimes practice, Attorneys Association "PwC Legal Ukraine"
Tel: +380 44 354 0404