Oksana Kneychuk

LANGUAGES: Ukrainian, English, German, Polish, Russian


Oksana Kneychuk is the Head of International Tax Planning and Corporate Structuring Department at ETERNA LAW, TOP-5 Ukrainian full-cycle law firm possessing strong expertise in the region.

Mrs. Oksana has over 20 years of professional experience in providing tax and legal advisory services. Her clients’ portfolio includes MNCs, major Ukrainian groups and high net worth individuals. Oksana Kneychuk has a distinguished track record of handling M&A and transaction structuring, advising on the most advantageous tax planning strategies for cross-border inbound and outbound investment, including development and implementation of efficient international tax structures and practical mechanisms for profits repatriation.

She has a vast experience of consulting on corporate reorganisations and distributions, sale of businesses, capital raisings, joint ventures, property developments and liquidations.

Mrs. Oksana’ extensive experience also covers provision of tax advice to high net worth individuals on private wealth structuring, preservation of wealth and tax planning.

Mrs. Oksana is recommended in Tax by Legal 500 EMEA 2015 – 2023, Tax Directors Handbook 2015 – 2021; Shortlisted by Women in Business Law / EMEA (2022) in the category Tax Lawyer of the Year. ETERNA LAW has been repeatedly recognized as International Tax Planning Law Firm in Ukraine by Global Legal Awards and ACQ 5 Global Awards.

Oksana Kneychuk is a member of IFA (International Fiscal Association), AIEL (Association of Independent European Lawyers) and PLG Director, representing ETERNA LAW as exclusive member from Ukraine in PLG International Lawyers – leading international legal network. Mrs. Oksana is also a member of the advisory board of Exchange Ideas (based in Zurich) – an international conference and training platform on tax, wealth management and compliance.

Mrs. Oksana has been awarded the Advanced Professional Certificate in International Taxation (APCIT) / IBFD (Amsterdam).