Renewable Energy, Construction and Real Estate
Svitlana Teush is a Partner and Head of the Renewable Energy, Construction and Real Estate practices.
Svitlana has a wealth of practical experience supporting clients in local and cross-border transactions in the relevant sectors, as well as providing expert advice for business and industry associations in regard to the reforms in the energy and construction sectors. She also focuses on advising clients on various matters in large-scale infrastructure projects, including property, procurement, regulatory, contractual and general commercial matters.
Svitlana is one of the few Ukrainian lawyers particularly experienced with the forms of contracts of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC), which are increasingly being used in international construction and infrastructure projects in Ukraine that are supported by the EBRD, EIB and other international financial institutions. In addition, she is the author of numerous publications on the topic.
Svitlana is a member of the National Commission on Environment and Energy of the International Chamber of Commerce and a mediator of the Dispute and Negotiation Centre of the Energy Community Secretariat. She is a member of the Supervisory Board of the Bioenergy Association of Ukraine and regularly contributes to the activities of the Ukrainian Wind Energy Association.
Before joining Redcliffe Partners, Svitlana practised law with leading international and Ukrainian law firms.
Her recent experience includes advising:
*Experience prior to joining Redcliffe Partners
NUCC, Redcliffe Partners and Cushman & Wakefield Ukraine discussed the real estate market in UkraineFebruary 23 2021
Redcliffe Partners and ICC discussed the 2021 ICC Rules of Arbitration with focus on energy, construction and infrastructureDecember 21 2020
Quotas and schedule of the first renewable energy auctions in Ukraine presented by the Ministry of EnergyDecember 4 2020
The first Ukraine Road PPP Programme, based on the OPRC model and availability payments, has been announcedNovember 5 2020
Feed-in tariff mechanism for renewables restructured in UkraineJuly 22 2020
The Memorandum on the reduction of the feed-in tariff signed by the Government and renewable energy industry associationsJune 12 2020
Ukraine taking first long-awaited step to open up the agricultural land marketApril 1 2020
Redcliffe Partners contributed to the preparation of the Bloomberg NEF’s 2019 Climatescope surveyDecember 17 2019
Svitlana Teush contributed an article titled Long Way to Concessions, or Twenty Years After to Commercial Property magazineOctober 29 2019
Svitlana Teush gives comments to Kyiv Post on new electricity marketAugust 12 2019
Transformation of support system for renewables following introduction of renewable energy auctions in UkraineMay 27 2019
The improved role of consulting engineers in UkraineSeptember 18 2018
Svitlana Teush contributes an essay on Ukraine to International Construction Contract Law guideAugust 6 2018
Ukraine’s renewable energy outlook published in PV MagazineFebruary 20 2018
International Construction Law Review features a dedicated chapter on the use of FIDIC contracts in UkraineFebruary 6 2018