Aequo has been named the 2022 "Law Firm of the Year" for expertise in Competition / Antitrust Law, according to the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers in Ukraine 2022.
Three Aequo legal practitioners are honored as the Lawyers of the Year in their respective areas:
Denis Lysenko, managing partner, – in Government Relations Practice;
Yulia Kyrpa, partner, – in Transportation Law;
Mykyta Polatayko, counsel, – in Technology Law.
Furthermore, 25 Aequo’s legal practitioners are highly recommended among leading experts in Ukraine with several of them earned recognition in multiple categories, namely:
Denis Lysenko, managing partner, – Arbitration and Mediation, Litigation, Tax, Competition / Antitrust, Government Relations, Investment, Corporate, M&A, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets*, Real Estate;
Anna Babych, partner, – Corporate, M&A, Capital Markets, Investment, Investment Funds, Labor and Employment;
Yulia Kyrpa, partner, – Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Project Finance and Development, M&A, Insurance, Real Estate, Transportation, Agriculture and Rural Affairs;
Mariya Nizhnik, partner, – Competition / Antitrust, Corporate*, Litigation*, Retail*;
Pavlo Byelousov, partner, – International Arbitration, Arbitration and Mediation;
Sergey Denisenko, partner, – Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Competition / Antitrust, Retail*;
Bohdan Dmukhovskyy, counsel, – Banking and Finance, Insolvency and Reorganization*, M&A, Real Estate*;
Nataliya Dryuk, counsel, – Intellectual Property, Life Sciences Practice*;
Oksana Krasnokutskaya, counsel, – Corporate, M&A;
Tetiana Kudrytska, counsel, – Intellectual Property*;
Denys Kulgavyi, counsel, – Banking and Finance*;
Yevgen Levitskyi, counsel, – Litigation*, International Arbitration, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Transportation;
Michael Lukashenko, counsel, – Corporate, M&A, Banking and Finance;
Vasyl Mishchenko, counsel, – M&A*;
Olena Pertsova, counsel, – Litigation, Insurance*;
Mykyta Polatayko, counsel, – IT, Intellectual Property, Technology;
Myroslava Savchuk, counsel, – International Arbitration, Transportation*;
Yevgen Blok, senior associate, – Banking and Finance;
Ksenia Koriukalova, senior associate, – International Arbitration, Arbitration and Mediation;
Alina Podolyak, senior associate, – Intellectual Property;
Mykhaylo Soroka, senior associate, – Real Estate;
Oleksandr Tereshchenko, senior associate, – Corporate;
Yevheniia Chernetsova, associate, – Real Estate*;
Mariia Derechina, associate, – Corporate*;
Oleksandr Zubrytskyi, associate, – Land Use and Zoning*.
* – a category in which lawyer is listed for the first time in the current edition.
Seven of Aequo lawyers have debuted in The Best Lawyers this year, namely: Tetiana Kudrytska, Denys Kulgavyi, Vasyl Mishchenko, Alina Podolyak, Yevheniia Chernetsova, Mariia Derechina, Oleksandr Zubrytskyi.
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