The Clients choose us for the efficiency, workmanship and timeliness, for the commitment and ability to achieve the agreed results, mobility and comprehensiveness due to the presence of our representatives in all regions of Ukraine, for our flexibility in matters of contractual relations, and for the fact that our daily work proves our Clients our commitment to the slogan “WE STRIVE FOR JUSTICE”.
15 years of experience: satisfied customers, secure business
PLP Law Group’s history of formation and development dates back to 2002, when the registration of the first specialized firm in the future Group, which provided services in the securities market, was incorporated.
In 2004, a law firm was incorporated as a “legal boutique” to provide the clients with highly specialized corporate law services. Over the next three years, the Law firm’s leading expertise is the practice of legal protection of businesses against hostile takeovers and raids.
In the period from 2008 to 2010, taking into account the numerous requests of the clients for legal services in other fields except the corporate law, the “boutique” format of legal practice of the Group was changed into the complex legal services. As part of this transformation, a complex rebranding of the Group is made, the list of branches of law in which PLP Law Group’s lawyers provide qualified legal services is significantly expanded, the staff is increased, and the Group’s office is relocated to Podil, where it is still located.
In 2016, the Group actively promotes its investment support and registration services in Ukraine for the clients from Poland.
In 2017, the PLP Law Group’s reputation and competence are confirmed by:
Also in 2017, PLP Law Group Founding Partner Andrii Popko was appointed as the Chairman of the Committee on Financial and Legal Affairs of the Polish-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce.
At the end of 2018, the Group’s launched with a new line of business activity – franchising consulting, and at the beginning of 2019 signs the first agreement on exclusive representation of the largest Polish franchise in Ukraine.
In January 2019, Andrii Popko became the sole owner of PLP Law Group and the Managing Partner of the law firm “PLP Legal Office “.
From 1998 to 2001 he worked in one of the largest stock companies in Ukraine – Transfer, Kyiv, and held the position of the Head of the legal department.
In 2002 he founded his own Securities Firm.
In 2004, together with his second Partner, Ivan Leheida, he founded a Law Firm, the leading expertise of which is the practice of legal protection of businesses against hostile takeovers and raider attacks.
In 2005, he co-sponsored the establishment of the NGO “Anti-Raiding Union of Entrepreneurs of Ukraine”, and in 2007 became one of the initiators of the creation of the Interdepartmental Commission on Combating Illegal Takeover and Capture of Enterprises under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
In 2010 he created the PLP Law Group brand.
In 2018, according to The Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2019 survey, he was included in the corporate law practice top-list.
The blog in Ukrainian focuses on various business aspects of the companies, including limited liability companies and joint stock companies, features of corporate registration, general meeting of participants/shareholders, corporate relations between the participants, interaction of management and control bodies, company reorganization, liquidation and bankruptcy.
The blog in Polish mainly covers changes in the legislation of Ukraine, namely in the legal norms for entrepreneurs, the order of employment of foreigners, the peculiarities of the Ukrainian tax system, corporate governance in Ukrainian limited liability companies and joint stock companies.
The blog in Ukrainian is mainly devoted to discussing the most important issues regarding state tenders in Ukraine and the peculiarities of participation of foreign companies in them. The blog is aimed at interested Polish contractors and is useful for procurement procedures in Ukraine.