11 Key Practices and 13 Lawyers Highly Ranked by Chambers Europe 2017
The Kyiv office of Baker McKenzie has been highly recognized by the Chambers Europe 2017 Guide, released in April 2017.
Eleven key practices of the Firm's Ukrainian office — Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Competition/Antitrust, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Employment, Energy & Natural Resources, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Restructuring/Insolvency, and Tax — are listed in the top bands of the Guide.
In addition, 13 lawyers received high recommendations from the Chambers Europe 2017 Guide. Kyiv Managing Partner Serhiy Chorny is named as a Leading Lawyer in Banking and Finance, Capital Markets and Restructuring/Insolvency, and Managing Partner Serhiy Piontkovsky is named as a Leading Lawyer in Real Estate, Energy & Natural Resources. A number of partners are also top-ranked: Viacheslav Yakymchuk in Corporate/M&A, Hennadiy Voytsitskyi in Tax, Ruslan Drobyazko in Intellectual Property, Lina Nemchenko in Real Estate, and Ihor Olekhov in Banking & Finance, with Counsel Mariana Marchuk top-ranked in Employment. The Guide also recommends Partner Oksana Simonova in Competition/Antitrust and Counsel Yuriy Zaluskyy in Tax, while Senior Associate Dmytro Orendarets is recognized as an Up & Coming Lawyer in Banking & Finance, and Senior Associate Yulia Kolchenko is recognized as an Associate to Watch in Intellectual Property. London Partner Roy Pearce is recommended as an Expert based abroad in Banking & Finance.
Chambers Europe is a leading international legal guide, which now covers 53 jurisdictions throughout Europe. The Guide ranks both lawyers and law firms based on in-depth, unbiased research, including both information submitted by law firms and interviews with lawyers and clients.