Timur Bondaryev

Founding and Managing Partner, Attorney-at-law
About lawyer

Attorney-at-law, Managing Partner, Head of Real Estate and Construction practice, Co-Head of Antitrust and Competition practice at Arzinger. He also heads the Automotive, Energy and Retail industrial practices.

  • Experience

    He has been working at Arzinger ever since it was founded (2002). Prior to that time, he headed a division in the Legal Department at the State Property Fund of Ukraine and was Head of Legal at Ukrainian Aluminium, a subsidiary of Russian Aluminium.

  • Education

    Gorlovka Institute of Foreign Languages (Ukraine)

    Institute of International Relations at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, International Law Specialist (Specialization – International Private Law), Translator and Interpreter from German

    Vienna Economics University, International Commercial and Tax Law

    Bournemouth Business School International (UK)

  • Public activity

    Timur is a senior lecturer at the Department of Specialized Legal Sciences at the National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy; a regular lecturer on Ukrainian law at the Austrian Chamber of Commerce.
    He is the Board Member of the Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Community as well as of East Europe Foundation.
    Co-author of the first Ukrainian scientific and practical commentary to the Law of Ukraine “On Protection against Unfair Competition” (October 2013, in cooperation with Gennady Androshchuk, D.Sc., Sergiy Shklyar, Dr. jur., attorney-at-law, and Natalia Ivanytska, Dr. jur., attorney-at-law).
    Co-author of the comment "Application of Competition Legislation. Practice of Ukraine, EU, Russia, and the USA" (October 2014) under the general editorship of S. Shklyar, Dr. Jur., attorney-at-law , and N. Ivanytska, Dr. Jur., attorney-at-law).
    He is the author of various articles and papers in Ukrainian and international journals and periodicals.

  • Recognition & Awards

    Chambers Global (2017–2022): mentioned in Corporate Law and M&A.

    Chambers Europe (2017–2022): mentioned in Real Estate, Corporate and M&A.

    The Legal 500 (2018-2022): mentioned in Commercial, Corporate Law and M&A, Competition Law and Energy, Real Estate & Construction.

    Best Lawyers 2021: mentioned in Arbitration and Mediation, Banking and Finance Law,

    Best Lawyers (2017-2020): mentioned in Corporate Law and M&A, Real Estate, Competition Law & Compliance, and Arbitration.

    Who's Who Legal (2019): Timur Bondaryev is marked in Corporate Law, Competition Law, and Real Estate.

    Who's Who Legal (2018): Managing Partner Bondarev Timur is among leading lawyers in Real Estate and Construction.

    Ukrainian Law Firms 2019. A Handbook for Foreign Clients: recognized as one of the leading and renowned lawyers in Competition, Real Estate & Construction.

    Market Leaders (2018): Timur is among the TOP 15 effective law firm executives

    Client’s Choice (2019), legal ranking by “Yurydychna Gazeta”: Timur is recommended in Antitrust, Real Estate & Construction.

  • Membership in organizations

    Officer of the European Regional Forum Advisory Board of the International Bar Association (IBA)

    Member of the Steering Group of the International Antitrust Law Committee of the ABA International Law Section (ABA)

    Chairman of the Board of East Europe Foundation

    Ukrainian Bar Association

    European Business Association (EBA)

    Society of German and Ukrainian Lawyers

    Association of Attorneys-at-law of Ukraine

    Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Community (SUP)



  • Languages

    English, Ukrainian, German,