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, an advisor to the mayor of Lviv on attracting foreign investment as well as public-private partnership; 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 2017–2019: mentioned in Corporate Law and M&A.

    Chambers Europe 2017–2019: mentioned in Real Estate, Corporate and M&A.

    The Legal 500 2018: Timur Bondaryev was noted in Commercial, Corporate Law and M&A, Competition Law and Energy, Intellectual Property, Real Estate & Construction. 

    Best Lawyers (2017-2019) : mentioned in Corporate Law and M&A, Real Estate, Competition Law & Compliance, and Arbitration.

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

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

    Ukrainian Law Firms 2018. A Handbook for Foreign Clients: recognized as one of the leading and renowned lawyers in Real Estate & Construction.

    The IFLR 1000 2019 recommends Timur in Project Development and Real Estate & Construction.

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

    Client’s Choice 2018, legal ranking by “Yurydychna Gazeta”: Timur is recommended in Antitrust, Real Estate & Construction, Energy & Natural Resources, Corporate and M&A

  • Membership in organizations

    International Bar Association (IBA)

    American Bar Association (ABA)

    Ukrainian Bar Association

    European Business Association (EBA)

    Society of German and Ukrainian Lawyers

    Association of Attorneys-at-law of Ukraine

    Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Community (SUP)



    East Europe Foundation

  • Languages

    English, Russian, Ukrainian, German,