Ms Yulia Kyrpa > Aequo > Kyiv, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Aequo
SENATOR BUSINESS CENTRE, 15TH FLOOR
32/2 KNIAZIV OSTROZKYKH STREET
01010 KYIV
Ukraine
Yulia Kyrpa photo

Work Department

Banking & Finance, Insolvency & Restructuring, Capital Markets. 
Real Estate industry group.

Position

Partner.
Head of Banking & Finance, Insolvency & Restructuring, Capital Markets group.
Yulia also chairs the Real Estate industry group at the firm.

Career

Regarded as one of the best lawyers in the European legal market, Yulia continuously advises major IFIs and commercial banks, as well as top corporations on financing, capital markets, and debt restructuring mandates. She represents the European Commission, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development, IFC, KfW, Raiffeisen Bank International, ING, Dragon Capital, Goldman Sachs, Soros Fund Management, Fitch Ratings, etc.

Yulia has unparalleled experience in advising on M&A in the Ukrainian financial sector. She has advised on the most M&A transactions between financial institutions in Ukraine to date. She is also a driver of the FinTech industry group at the firm. Moreover, Yulia is highly experienced in real estate and construction practices, including transactions with significant real estate elements, and has worked on the most complex real property acquisition transactions in Ukraine.

Yulia Kyrpa is Deputy Chair of the Arbitration Committee.

Yulia is repeatedly recommended by FT Innovative Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, The Legal 500, IFLR 1000, The Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients, Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine. Clients’ Choice, 50 Leading Law Firms of Ukraine by Legal Practice (Ukraine), Yuridicheskaya Practika Legal Awards , Ukrainian Women in Law by Legal Newspaper (Ukraine), Top 10 Business Women in Ukraine  by Companion magazine (Ukraine), etc.

Languages

- English,
- Russian,
- Ukrainian

Memberships

– Kyiv City Bar (admitted since 2007),
– International Bar Association (IBA),
– Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)

Education

– Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Master of Laws, 2006;
– University of Edinburgh Business School, MBA, 2014-2016