Aequo has been recognized among the leading law firms in Ukraine in 13 key practice areas according to the most recent edition of the market research Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2021, published by Yuridicheskaya Praktika (Legal Practice). Aequo is ranked:
Top 3 – Antitrust/Competition, Information Technologies, Agribusiness, Retail;
Top 5 – Corporate and M&A, International Arbitration, Private Clients, Real Estate, Construction, Land, Telecommunications & Media;
Top 10 – Banking and Finance, Energy and Natural Resources, Litigation, Tax Litigation.
Also, Aequo has been named among established practices in Fintech, Capital Markets, Cross-border litigation, Tax Consulting, International Trade, and Medicine and Healthcare.
Furthermore, Aequo has strong individual rankings. This year, 19 Aequo lawyers have been recognized:
Denis Lysenko, managing partner, has been named a celebrated practitioner in Corporate and M&A and has been recommended as a notable practitioner in Antitrust/Competition, Energy & Natural Resources, and Tax Consulting.
Anna Babych, partner, makes a Top 3 leading individuals in Corporate and M&A, also ranked as a notable practitioner in IT, Telecommunications & Media, and Private clients.
Yulia Kyrpa, partner, is a Top 5 leading individual in Banking and Finance. She has been recommended in Fintech and in Capital Markets. Also, she is named a notable practitioner in Real Estate, Construction, Land.
Sergey Denisenko, partner, has become a Top 3 in Antitrust/Competition.
Mariya Nizhnik, partner, has been named a notable practitioner in Antitrust/Competition
Pavlo Byelousov, partner, has been named a notable practitioner in International Arbitration and Cross-border Litigation.
The research listed the following Aequo lawyers as notable practitioners in their respective practice areas:
Bohdan Dmukhovskyy, counsel, – Banking and Finance
Oksana Krasnokutskaya, counsel, – Corporate and M&A, Telecommunications & Media;
Yevgen Levitskyi, counsel, – Litigation;
Michael Lukashenko, counsel, – Corporate and M&A;
Vasyl Mishchenko, counsel, – Tax consulting;
Olena Pertsova, counsel, – Litigation;
Mykyta Polatayko, – IT;
Myroslava Savchuk, counsel, – International Arbitration and Tax Litigation;
Evgen Blok, senior associate, – Antitrust/Competition;
Mykhaylo Soroka, senior associate, – Real Estate, Construction, Land;
Oleksandr Tereshchenko, senior associate, – International Trade.
Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients has been published annually since 2003 and has acquired the reputation of being a reliable market guide to top law firms and practitioners in Ukraine. The Handbook is a unique combination of legislative analyses and in-depth research of the legal services market.