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AstapovLawyers highly recognized by Chambers Europe & Handbook for foreign clients 2013

May 2013

AstapovLawyers International Law Group has been highly recognized by the UK’s authoritative legal directory Chambers Europe 2013 and well-respected local guide Ukrainian Law Firms: Handbook for foreign clients 2013.

Antonina Yaholnyk, Partner with AstapovLawyers ILG, has been named a Band 1 leading individual in Competition/Antitrust by Chambers Europe 2013. She is described as an "excellent practitioner, one of the best competition lawyers in Ukraine".

The firm's Dispute Resolution Practice has been listed as Band 3 by Chambers Europe 2013. Oleh Beketov, Partner with AstapovLawyers ILG, has been named an up-and-coming, "well-known practitioner, on the way to becoming one of the key specialists in the market".
AstapovLawyers has also been well recognized among TOP-5 best law firms by Ukrainian Law Firms: Handbook for foreign clients 2013 in the following practice areas:

  • Corporate & M&A: Oleh Malskyy, Head of Corporate & M&A, recognized as a TOP-5 leading individual.
  • International Arbitration; with Eugene Blinov, Head of International Arbitration, named a notable practitioner.
  • Antitrust/Competition; with Antonina Yaholnyk recognized as a TOP-3 leading individual.
  • Medicine & Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals.
  • Agribusiness; with Eugene Blinov named a notable practitioner.
  • International/Foreign Trade; with Oleh Malskyy recognized as a TOP-4 leading individual.
  • IT/Telecommunications.
  • Media & Entertainment; with Natalia Meshcheriakova, Head of IP, named a notable practitioner.

AstapovLawyers' Partners have been also recommended in Litigation, IP and Energy & Natural Resources.

"We are extremely proud of the results achieved this year. Both rankings are well-known on the market and are long-waited by clients, and other key market players. This year the awards we have received cover a much wider range of practice areas, which is due to rapid growth of the firm, reputable newly arrived partners as well as constant work on excellence in legal services by a solid team we've created over the years," said Andrey Astapov, Managing Partner of AstapovLawyers International Law Group.

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