BEZHANOVA KATERYNA IHORIVNA
Managing Partner of Neofelis Lo Group Law Firm

BEZHANOVA KATERYNA IHORIVNA

Lawyer, member of the Kyiv Bar Council – profile: criminal and tax cases, copyright and intellectual property.

Managing Partner of Neofelis Lo Group Law Firm

Date of birth: 16.12.1983

Higher education

1. National Law Academy. J. Mudry, majoring in Jurisprudence, specialty – lawyer (2008)

2. IAPM in the specialty “Financial and Economic Security”, specialty – analyst (2015)

3. Bachelor of NU “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” – specialty – “Chemical fuel technology”

Experience:

Lawyer since 2012

2018 – 2019 – Managing Partner of Cates Lo Group JSC.

2015 – 2016 – Head of the Department of Control over the Circulation and Taxation of Excisable Goods of the State Tax Service in Kharkiv region.

2012– 2014 – Lawyer (member of the Kyiv City Bar Council) – profile: criminal and tax cases.

2012 -2014 – Individual entrepreneur. Support of large and medium taxpayers’ activities in the field of oil products and agricultural products, real estate activities.

2013 – 2014 – Head of the Katyusha BM-8 Farm (Chernihiv Region).

2010 – Member of the working group on judicial reform under the President of Ukraine.

2011 – 2011 Head of the Department of International Legal Cooperation and Mass Media Relations of the Supreme Economic Court of Ukraine.

2004 – according to s.d. Chairman of the Board of the All-Ukrainian Public Organization “Judicial Association of Ukraine” Foundation for the Promotion of Justice “.

2013 – 2014 – Assistant Consultant to the People’s Deputy (on a city basis).

2008 – according to s.d. Rule of Law Reform Cooperation Consultant Piliečių gynybos paramos fondas – Republic of Lithuania.

2008 – 2010 Expert on Justice of the Council of Europe.

2007 Expert of the UNICEF Children’s Fund.

2006-2007 Assistant Consultant to the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Justice.

2004-2006 Assistant Consultant to the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Legal Policy.

2003-2004 Deputy Chairman for Justice, Chernihiv Committee for the Protection of Human Rights.

2002 Project Manager, Chernihiv Committee for the Protection of Human Rights, Head of the Information Portal of the Chernihiv City Council.

2001 Lawyer, audit firm “K-Audit”.

Additional Information:

Knowledge of criminal, tax, antitrust law, judicial practice in administrative, civil, commercial disputes, criminal proceedings.

Experience working with international organizations and private investors.

Additional skills: fluency in English.