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Ilyashev & Partners

11 KUDRYAVSKA STREET, 04053 KYIV, UKRAINE
Tel:
Work +380 44 494 1919
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Fax +380 44 494 1999
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Web:
www.attorneys.ua
Dnipro, Kharkiv, Kiev, Moscow, Simferopol, Tallinn

Ukraine

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

Mikhail Ilyashev's practice at Ilyashev & Partners handles asset finance, securities, banking matters, debt collection and much more. It is 'one of the most resourceful and top-quality firms on the market' and key lawyer Oleksandr Vygovskyy 'has a deep insight into the banking sector'. SE Antonov and ProCredit Bank are among its clients.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners frequently handles high-value M&A transactions and both Mikhail Ilyashev and Roman Marchenko are highly respected partners. The firm acted for BTA Bank on the creation of a new business entity in Estonia. SE Antonov and Ukrrichflot are among its clients.

Leading individuals

Mikhail Ilyashev - Ilyashev & Partners

Roman Marchenko - Ilyashev & Partners

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

A market leader in dispute resolution, Ilyashev & Partners also has a strong track record in competition law matters for energy sector clients. Mikhail Ilyashev and Oleksandr Fefelov assisted an oil and gas exploration company with obtaining clearance for the purchase of assets in Scandinavia as part of a major restructuring.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners is 'certainly one of the top litigation firms and it knows the court process very well'. The 'absolutely exceptional' Roman Marchenko acted for BTA Bank in a series of cases seeking $10bn in compensation for losses. SE Antonov and ArcelorMittal are also among the firm's clients. Mikhail Ilyashev is 'very pragmatic'.

Leading individuals

Mikhail Ilyashev - Ilyashev & Partners

Roman Marchenko - Ilyashev & Partners

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners handles compliance, contracts, internal procedures and contentious matters. Mikhail Ilyashev leads a practice that counts SE Antonov and BTA Bank among its clients. For Cofco, Roman Marchenko handled labour inspections by the State Service of Ukraine.

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 3

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners provides advice of 'a high level', according to one client. The group handles projects work and dispute resolution for energy sector clients. The 'reliable and gifted' Roman Marchenko acted for Russia's largest northern oil port, Port Vitino, on its restructuring.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 1

Ilyashev & Partners

For one client, Ilyashev & Partners has 'the best IP practice in Ukraine'. Patent attorney Irina Kirichenko, who is 'client oriented', and Mikhail Ilyashev acted for Austrian company Megainpharm in a dispute against the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Leading individuals

Irina Kirichenko - Ilyashev & Partners

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Private client
Private client - ranked: tier 3

Ilyashev & Partners

The practice at Ilyashev & Partners is 'responsive and well informed' and clients appreciate the 'enthusiasm and knowledge' of Mikhail Ilyashev. Roman Marchenko leads a team that handles private wealth, contentious and non-contentious trust matters, tax and estate management. He advised the widow of MP Igor Yeremeyev on inheritance matters.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners handles transactional matters and real estate disputes. Roman Marchenko advised developers Yurovo, Pakhra Fields and Bylovo on the protection of extensive land plots in Moscow. Key partner Mikhail Ilyashev is also recommended.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners handles tax audits, tax planning, judicial appeals and contentious matters. Litigator Roman Marchenko leads the practice. Mikhail Ilyashev acted for shipyard FSC More in a $2m dispute.

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White-collar crime
White-collar crime - ranked: tier 1

Ilyashev & Partners

Ilyashev & Partners is 'the best legal adviser in challenging cases and one of the most resourceful and top-quality full-service law firms on the market'. 'Brilliant litigator' Roman Marchenko and leading light Mikhail Ilyashev are the key partners. Among their clients are SE Antonov and BTA Bank.

Leading individuals

Mikhail Ilyashev - Ilyashev & Partners

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