Baker McKenzie named International Law Firm of the Year by Ukrainian Legal Awards 2017
Baker McKenzie has received three awards — International Law Firm of the Year, Law Firm of the Year in Medicine and Pharmaceutical Law, and Best Lawyer in Debt Restructuring awarded to Serhiy Chorny — at the 11th Annual Ukrainian Legal Awards Ceremony held in Kyiv on 17 May 2017.
At the awards ceremony, Kyiv Managing Partner Serhiy Chorny commented on the triumph:
Three awards from the Ukrainian Legal Awards reflect our good standing on the market, which is highlighted by the trust of our clients and is reflected by the huge efforts and talent of our people.
Serhiy Piontkovsky, Kyiv Managing Partner added: "These awards are quite remarkable this year, in view of the 25th anniversary of the operation of Baker McKenzie's Kyiv office in Ukraine."
Baker McKenzie was nominated in 20 categories. The nominees and winners are determined by an independent judging panel made up of highly reputable members of the legal community. The Ukrainian Legal Awards are the leading awards for Ukraine's business law community and serve as a showcase for the achievements of the sector. A full list of the winners for 2017 can be found here.