AEQUO was named Law Firm of the Year in Russia, Ukraine and the CIS by The Lawyer at The Lawyer European Awards 2017 ceremony which was held on 16 March 2017 at The Grange St Paul’s hotel in London, attended by over 300 European managing partners, partners and in-house counsel.

A record-breaking eight in-house counsel and 125 firms and law firm networks were shortlisted for this year’s awards. Aequo was recognized among the 27 winners announced across international, European-wide and country-wide categories.

According to The Lawyer: “This year’s winners are a force to be reckoned with, launching anything from internal innovation to daring international strategies. With enviable client lists and groundbreaking deals, these firms have shown the calibre of work in Europe in 2016.”

“It is a great achievement and I’m grateful to our team for their dedication and passion. This recognition reflects the right strategy chosen by our firm. We appreciate the trust our clients put in us, and we will continue delivering client oriented innovative and strategic solutions and keep up improving our service,” comments Denis Lysenko, managing partner, AEQUO.

The Lawyer European Awards was established by The Lawyer, an industry leader amongst legal news sources, to recognize the best law firms in Europe demonstrating strategic vision, robust partnership culture, strong financial performance and growth, consistent excellence in delivery of legal services, outstanding talent management. This year The Awards focused on and recognised the growing importance of cross-border instructions to firms across the continent.

Find out more about this year’s winners here.