Ilyashev & Partners > Kyiv, Ukraine > Firm Profile

Ilyashev & Partners
04053 KYIV

Ukraine > Competition Tier 1

Ukraine > Dispute resolution Tier 1

Ukraine > Intellectual property Tier 1

Ukraine > International trade Tier 1

Ukraine > White-collar crime Tier 1

Ukraine > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 2

Ukraine > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

Ukraine > Employment Tier 2

Ukraine > Energy Tier 2

Ukraine > Private client Tier 2

Ukraine > Real estate and construction Tier 2

Ukraine > Tax Tier 2

The firm: Founded in 1997, Ilyashev & Partners is one of the most authoritative full-service law offices of the CEE region. We have achieved this by employing leading experts in various law practice areas, innovative thinking and strict compliance to ethical standards in relationships with our clients.

Ilyashev & Partners provides services in almost every practice area to well-known European and American companies, leading Ukrainian companies and financial institutions, government agencies, law offices and consulting companies. With offices in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Dnipro, Odesa, Simferopol, Moscow and Tallinn, the firm employs 57 highly professional lawyers.

Corporate: Ilyashev & Partners has extensive experience in corporate law. The firm has advised major international corporations entering the Ukrainian market and has helped Ukrainian companies launch large-scale corporate projects. The firm’s knowledge and experience ensure the expert provision of a full range of corporate law services.

Dispute resolution: Dispute resolution is a key practice area at Ilyashev & Partners. The firm is able to litigate in any court, whether it is a local court, the Supreme Court of Ukraine or international arbitration. Furthermore, Ilyashev & Partners never stops at just obtaining a judgment; the firm also ensures its enforcement.

International arbitration: Ilyashev & Partners has many years of experience in international commercial arbitrations according to all major arbitration rules. Our lawyers are experienced in representation in multi-million dollar investment arbitrations: both according to the specialized ICSID Convention and commercial regulations (UNCITRAL, SCC).

International trade and customs: Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm renders the full scope of legal services in the sphere of international trade law to increase the cost of the client’s business and minimize the risks in the process of conducting foreign economic activities. Key areas – trade protection, WTO and anti-dumping laws, plans of applying regional preferential arrangements, customs law, settlement of disputes, customs law, rules of origin.

Banking and finance: The firm provides highly professional advice on banking, corporate finance, debt collection, investment, property assets and lease, securities. Ilyashev & Partners has successfully represented a large number of leading Ukrainian and international banks; has been recognised for the exceptional work by all international rankings. The firm has outstanding reputation and is definitely one of the top law firms in Ukraine.

Employment: Services in labour law constitute one of the key practice areas at Ilyashev & Partners. The firm provides these services to major companies, trade unions and individuals in particular, government officials, chief executives of industrial companies and representative offices.

Intellectual property: In today’s market, patents, copyrights and processes often matter more than plants or offices. Ilyashev & Partners understands the importance of intellectual property protection for business. IP protection is one of the main practice areas at the firm.

Intellectual property: In today’s market, patents, copyrights and processes often matter more than plants or offices. Ilyashev & Partners understands the importance of intellectual property protection for business. IP protection is one of the main practice areas at the firm.

Antitrust and competition: Ilyashev & Partners provides its clients with a wide range of legal services on various matters of antitrust law in Ukraine and abroad, inter alia, obtaining approvals from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for concentrations and concerted actions, protecting clients from unfair competition, anticompetitive practices of the public authorities, and representing clients in disputes related to possible violations of antimonopoly legislation.

Criminal defence: Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm actively expands criminal law practice in the field of white-collar and other crimes. Our attorneys have extensive experience of cooperation with law enforcement institutions and experience in advocacy that permits to protect and represent clients at all stages of criminal proceedings. The firm has experience in conducting independent financial investigations, including in respect of crimes committed by unscrupulous management bodies of clients.

Agribusiness: Ilyashev & Partners provides professional arrangement of contractual relations which minimizes clients’ risks and losses. The firm has valuable experience in M&A and construction in Ukrainian agriculture sector, as well as in the resolution of various disputes.

Clients: An irreproachable reputation, an unfailing professional approach and the highest standards of work draw many companies and individuals to Ilyashev & Partners’ practice. The firm’s clients range from international corporations to local government bodies.

Dispute Resolution, Corporate and M&A Mikhail 044 494 19 19
Dispute Resolution, International Arbitration Roman 044 494 19 19
International Trade Olena 044 494 19 19
Antitrust Oleksandr 044 494 19 19
Corporate Yevgen 044 494 19 19
Intellectual Property Oleksandr 044 494 19 19
Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Andrii 044 494 19 19
Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Vadym 044 494 19 19
Employment Valeriia 044 494 19 19
Employment, Compliance Leonid 044 494 19 19
International Arbitration Andrey 044 494 19 19
Real Estate & Construction Dmytro 044 494 19 19
Shipping Sergey 048 740 90 99
Tax Nina 044 494 19 19
Medicine & Healthcare Alla 044 494 19 19
Pharmaceuticals Olga 044 494 19 19
Oleksandr Denysenko photoMr Oleksandr DenysenkoAttorney at Law
Oleksandr Fefelov photoMr Oleksandr FefelovPartner, Attorney at Law, Head of Antitrust and Competition Practice
Leonid Gilevich photoMr Leonid GilevichCounsel
Oleksiy Gorbatyuk photoMr Oleksiy GorbatyukAttorney at Law
Valeriia Gudiy photoMrs Valeriia GudiyCounsel, Attorney at Law
Dmytro Hrybov photoMr Dmytro HrybovAttorney at Law
Mikhail Ilyashev photoMr Mikhail IlyashevMikhail Ilyashev specialises in Corporate and M&A, International Trade Law, Employment, Intellectual…
Oleksandr Kamsha photoMr Oleksandr KamshaAttorney at Law, Insolvency Receiver
Vadym Kizlenko photoMr Vadym KizlenkoCounsel, Attorney at Law, Insolvency Receiver
Sergiy Kliestov photoMr Sergiy KliestovLawyer
Andrii Konoplia photoMr Andrii KonopliaCounsel, Attorney at Law, Insolvency Receiver
Kostiantyn Kryvenko photoMr Kostiantyn KryvenkoAttorney at Law
Oleh Kulyk photoMr Oleh KulykLawyer
Dmytro Lazebnyi photoMr Dmytro LazebnyiAttroney at Law
Galyna Lefor photoMrs Galyna LeforAttorney at Law
Andriy Lytvyn photoMr Andriy LytvynAttorney at Law, Insolvency Receiver, Head of Kharkiv Office
Roman Marchenko photoMr Roman MarchenkoRoman Marchenko, Attorney at Law, Senior Partner at Ilyashev & Partners, heads…
Ivan Maryniuk photoMr Ivan MaryniukLawyer
Yaroslav Mudryi photoMr Yaroslav MudryiLawyer
Sergey Nedelko photoMr Sergey NedelkoAttorney at Law, Head of Odesa office
Denys Nienov photoMr Denys NienovAttorney at Law
Dmytro Nikulesko photoMr Dmytro NikuleskoAttorney at Law
Olena Omelchenko photoMrs Olena OmelchenkoPartner, Head of International Trade Practice
Roman Protsyshyn photoMr Roman ProtsyshynAttorney at Law
Maksym Reshtakov photoMr Maksym ReshtakovLawyer
Marina Riashchenko photoMs Marina RiashchenkoAttorney at Law
Oleksandr Rudenko photoMr Oleksandr RudenkoAttorney at Law
Olga Samoilenko photoMs Olga SamoilenkoLawyer
Olena Sereda photoMs Olena SeredaLawyer
Mykola Skvortsov photoMr Mykola SkvortsovAttorney at Law
Yevgen Solovyov photoMr Yevgen SolovyovAttorney at Law, Partner, Insolvency Receiver
Vyacheslav Sytyi photoMr Vyacheslav SytyiAttorney at Law
Oleh Trokhymchuk photoMr Oleh TrokhymchukCounsel, Attorney at Law
Alla Tsymanovska photoMs Alla TsymanovskaAttorney at Law
Anneta Yakusheva photoMs Anneta YakushevaAttorney at Law
Number of lawyers : 57
at this office : 40
Contacts : Mikhail Ilyashev (managing partner)
Contacts : Roman Marchenko (senior partner)
Other offices : Dnipro
Other offices : Kharkiv
Other offices : Odesa
Other offices : Tallinn

CLIENT: Chairman of the Board

COMPANY/FIRM: The largest European manufacturer of flexible packaging materials

TESTIMONIAL: The quality of the legal expertise is beyond compare. More importantly, Firm’s advice over the years has proved to be sound. 

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department

COMPANY/FIRM: The biggest manufacturer of nitrogen fertilizers in Ukraine

TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners acts like a business partner. Firm’s management thinks outside the box, it’s a rare quality for Ukrainian market.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department

COMPANY/FIRM: Ukrainian state-owned aircraft manufacturing company

TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners are great technicians as it relates to the law. The firm has outstandingly dedicated and very knowledgeable team.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department

COMPANY/FIRM: One of the largest banks of Kazakhstan

TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners is a big law firm with lots of resources and very service-oriented stuff. They are our first choice when seeking reliable legal advice.

CLIENT: Chairman of the Board

COMPANY/FIRM: The principal maritime operator of Ukraine

TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners has the strongest dispute resolution team of lawyers in the country. We engaged them for high-value international disputes and arbitrations.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department

COMPANY/FIRM: The biggest Eastern European titanium dioxide producer

TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners has excellent knowledge of our market and a very professional output, which allows them to handle extremely challenging and complex issues with impressive accuracy and expertise.