Global law firm Baker McKenzie announced three promotions in its Kyiv and Moscow offices, which further strengthen the Firm’s position in the region and span a range of multijurisdictional practices — Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions, Tax and Healthcare. The promotions are effective from 1 July 2017.
Kirill Vikulov and Sergei Lomakin have been promoted to partners in Moscow, and Olha Demianiuk is now a partner in the Kyiv office.
"Olha, Kirill and Sergei are our new generation of modern, dynamic partners, who have proven to be top among their peers in life sciences, tax structuring and M&A," said Sergei Voitishkin, CIS managing partner. "I congratulate them on their promotions and wish them success, new achievements and more great reviews on their performance from our clients!"
“We are very pleased to recognize the top legal expertise, profound industry knowledge and significant contribution made by Olha Demianuk to the development of our Healthcare practice. We are proud to have Olha in our BakerMcKenzie Team,” - said Serhiy Chorny and Serhiy Piontkovsky, managing partners of the Kyiv office.
Globally, Baker McKenzie has elected 68 new partners, bringing the total number of partners in the Firm to nearly 1,600. Over 400 of these are women ‒ the most of any law firm.