Kyiv, Ukraine, 16 October 2020 – Baker McKenzie's Kyiv office has confirmed its positions in the top tiers in key practice areas ranked in Ukraine by the 2021 edition of the IFLR1000 — the guide to the world's leading financial and corporate law firms.
The Kyiv office has been ranked in the top two tiers for M&A, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Restructuring and Insolvency, and Project Development.
The IFLR1000 2021 edition also named Partners of the Kyiv office "Market Leaders" and "Highly Regarded" practitioners in Ukraine in the following practice areas:
- Serhiy Chorny as a Market Leader in Banking, Capital Markets, including Structured Finance and Securitization, and Project Finance
- Serhiy Piontkovsky in M&A, Project Development and Real Estate
- Viacheslav Yakymchuk as a Market Leader in M&A and Private Equity
- Olha Demianiuk in Corporate and M&A
Counsel Andrii Moskalyk has been ranked as a "Rising Star" in M&A.
About the IFLR1000
The IFLR1000 has been producing legal market intelligence since 1990, and it remains the only international legal directory dedicated to ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and corporate transactional work. The IFLR1000 law firm rankings and lawyer ratings are based on three key criteria: transactional evidence, client feedback and peer feedback (www.iflr1000.com).