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Integrites, Olena Perepelynska, Kiev, UKRAINE

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Olena Perepelynska

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International Arbitration

Cross-Border Litigation


Partner, Head of CIS Arbitration


Olena Perepelynska focuses on international arbitration and cross-border dispute resolution.

Since 2003 she has participated as counsel and arbitrator in over 110 arbitral proceedings under the Arbitration Rules of the ICC, LCIA, SCC, ICAC and MAC at UCCI, ICAC at CCIRF, IAC at BelCCI, GAFTA, FOSFA, LMAA, UNCITRAL, Swiss Rules and others. The arbitrations involved private and state parties and were related to banking & finance, corporate rights transactions, distribution, oil & gas, telecommunications, insurance, shipping & maritime, real estate & construction and commercial contracts in general.


Recommended in international arbitration and dispute resolution by leading international directories: Chambers Global and Chambers Europe 2018, The Legal 500 2018, Best Lawyers 2019, 2018, Expert Guides - Rising Stars 2018, Who's Who Legal 2018

Ranked #1 in International Arbitration and listed among the leading individuals (Top 4) in International trade: Commodities by The Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2018

Mentioned among Practice Leaders in International Arbitration according to the Client Choice 2018 research

Chambers Europe praised Olena as "strategic thinking and ability to find non-standard solutions in difficult situations"

Who's Who Legal 2017 about Olena Perepelynska: "pleasure to work with" and "one of the leading figures in the CIS arbitration community".


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Olena is President of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association (UAA), Board Member of the Russian Arbitration Association, Vice-President of the Polish-Ukrainian Chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club.

She serves as Ukraine’s alternate member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration and member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR.

Olena is Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and is listed in the panels of arbitrators of many arbitral institutions.

Ms. Perepelynska takes an active role in reshaping arbitration landscape in Ukraine. She has coordinated the UAA Working group on improvement of arbitration legislation, whose suggestions are implemented in the restated procedural codes of Ukraine.

Olena is part of the Prague Rules working group (elaborating the Rules on the efficient conduct of proceedings in international arbitration).

She also runs a number of educational activities, including the annual UAA Arbitration School. Olena serves as Editorial Board Member of and regularly publishes on arbitration-related topics.


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Olena Perepelynska - Integrites

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Integrites has a deep bench of talent that includes head of CIS arbitration Olena Perepelynska, 'intelligent and hardworking' head of cross-border litigation Dmytro Marchukov, domestic litigation lead partner Volodymyr Pavlenko and counsel Serhii Uvarov. Clients praise the firm's 'strategic thinking and readiness to go the extra mile'. VTB Bank and Central Bank of Iceland are among its clients.

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