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Hovhannisyan & partners LLC, Hayk Hovhannisyan, Yerevan, ARMENIA

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Hayk Hovhannisyan

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Hovhannisyan & partners LLC


Managing partner


With over 17 years of multi-jurisdictional experience, Hayk is one of the best-known transactional lawyers and international arbitration practitioners in Armenia. His individual and speculative approach to problem-solving is adding up to his unique apprehension of regulatory, antitrust and financial issues. Hayk's international background, including practicing in Russia with partners specialized in ADR, IT, transport and corporate law, come to benefit clients in a variety of transactions. Throughout his career, Hayk has consulted many national and transnational companies, and is described as a responsive, open and loyal professional with a strong business sense. Hayk is a recognized commercial arbitration scholar and practitioner. His expertise has been reflected in the Armenian Commercial Arbitration Act (based on UNCITRAL Model Law) of 2006 and its coherent amendment of 2015. He has acted as AEPLAC (EU project) expert for arbitration law reform. Hayk served as expert to the Armenian Ministry of Justice for Civil Code reform. Hayk lectured advanced Armenian business law at AUA. Currently he lectures at the School of Advocates of Armenia on commercial arbitration and trains mediation advocacy skills. Hayk is also a CEDR accredited mediator; EU and CoE joint project consultant on mediation advocacy skills courses and training project and is a certified Court mediator and Bankruptcy administrator (licensed by the Ministry of Justice of Armenia).


Armenian, English, Russian, French


LL.B. in Yerevan State University LL.M. in the American University of Armenia


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Hovhannisyan & partners LLC provides ‘practical advice and has a strong business sense’; it has extensive experience in corporate, compliance, competition, insolvency and tax matters. Managing partner Hayk Hovhannisyan is a member of the ICC Court of Arbitration and has a strong track record representing clients in litigation and arbitral proceedings with cross-border elements.

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