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30 November 2015

Gleb Bialyi named among best Trade & Customs lawyers for Ukraine by Who’s Who Legal

Gleb Bialyi, Partner, Head of International Trade and Customs Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has been named among the world’s leading Trade & Customs lawyers by the newly released Who’s Who Legal: Trade & Customs 2015. The listing honours Mr. Bialyi as one of as one of four experts recognized nationwide for Trade & Customs. arrow

23 November 2015

Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi elected as a New Board Member of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association

Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi, Partner of International Arbitration and Cross-Border Litigation Practice and a Head of Sports Law Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has been elected as a New Board Member of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association (the UAA). The UAA confirmed the e-voting results during its November 16, 2015 General Meeting. The Board consists of 9 members, elected every three years among members of the Association. arrow

22 October 2015

International Tax Review World Tax 2016 recognises EPAP Ukraine for tax advice

EPAP Ukraine, an exclusive member of the world's largest global organisation of tax advisors Taxand, has once again been acknowledged for its excellent tax expertise in the International Tax Review’s World Tax 2016, directory of the leading tax firms around the world. arrow

16 October 2015

IFLR1000 2016 recommends Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine for financial and corporate advice

IFLR1000 has just released the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2016 Guide. Once again, EPAP Ukraine has been recognized among the country’s leading law firms in Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A. The Guide comments: “EPAP Ukraine has a good transactional offering in Ukraine, recommended for financial and corporate advice.” In addition to the firm’s rankings, the Guide acknowledges Partners Oksana Ilchenko and Roman Stepanenko as market leaders in their respective fields. arrow

1 October 2015

EPAP Ukraine advises Nokia on obtaining Ukrainian merger clearance for its EUR 15.6 billion acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

The competition practice team at EPAP Ukraine has assisted Nokia Corporation (“Nokia”) in obtaining regulatory clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (“AMCU”) for the EUR 15.6 billion acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent. arrow

1 October 2015

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine has been featured in the GIR 100 for international investigations

EPAP Ukraine has been featured in the Global Investigations Review (GIR) 100, a new independent guide to the world’s best firms for international investigations. Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine is the only CIS-based firm featured in the GIR 100. arrow

24 September 2015

Sergiy Grebenyuk re-elected as Head of the UBA Kyiv Branch for a second term

On September 23, 2015, Sergiy Grebenyuk, advocate, counsel, co-head of the Criminal Law Practice of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, was re-elected for a second term as Head of the Kyiv branch of the Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA). The term is two years long. arrow

4 September 2015

Serhii Sviriba recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Asset Recovery 2015

Serhii Sviriba, Managing Partner, Head of International Arbitration and Cross-Border Litigation Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has been named among the world’s leading asset recovery lawyers in the newly released Who’s Who Legal: Asset Recovery 2015. The listing honors Mr. Sviriba as one of only two experts recognized nationwide for asset recovery work. arrow

21 August 2015

EPAP Ukraine becomes official legal partner of IFA Ukraine

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev and Partners Ukraine became official legal partner of the Ukrainian branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA Ukraine). arrow

29 July 2015

EPAP Ukraine counsels one of the world’s leading software corporations in a broad spectrum of labour and employment matters

EPAP Ukraine advises its long-standing client – one of the world’s leading software corporations, on various labour, employment, regulatory, and immigration issues with respect to the clients’ business activities in Ukraine. arrow

16 July 2015

EPAP Ukraine advises one of the world's largest information technology companies on corporate law matters

EPAP Ukraine advises one of the world's largest IT companies on various labour, commercial law and compliance issues with respect to its business activities in Ukraine. arrow

7 July 2015

Gleb Bialyi appointed Partner at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev and Partners Ukraine is pleased to announce the appointment of Gleb Bialyi as Partner with effect from 1 July 2015. The promotion brings the total number of partners in Ukraine to 6, and the total number of partners worldwide to 32. In his new position Gleb will continue as Co-Head of Domestic Litigation Practice and Head of International Trade and Customs Practice at EPAP Ukraine. arrow

2 July 2015

Serhii Sviriba named one of the best top-managers in Ukraine

Serhii Sviriba, Managing Partner of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has been named one of the best top-managers nation-wide according to the recently released “TOP-100. Best Top-Managers of Ukraine” research by Ekonomika Communication Hub, the country’s one of the most authoritative ranking projects. Serhii Sviriba has been recognized as the winner in the following categories: “Experts' Choice: reputation evaluation” and “Experts' Choice: labour market demand evaluation” as well as ranked among TOP 10 managers based on the results of consolidated evaluation. arrow

1 July 2015

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine among top-listed law firms in “Client Choice: The Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine” research

EPAP Ukraine made its strongest showing to date in the recently published “Client Choice: The Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine” research by Yurydychna Gazeta. This year 9 EPAP Ukraine lawyers achieved 14 individual recognitions across 12 practice areas. These results place EPAP Ukraine among the top three law firms in Ukraine based on the number of professionals recognized. arrow

23 June 2015

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine advises Kemira Oyj on the acquisition of AkzoNobel paper chemicals business

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine has assisted a global chemicals company Kemira Oyj with obtaining merger clearance with the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine(the "AMCU") for the acquisition of the paper chemical business of AkzoNobel, the largest global paints and coatings company. The transaction was closed on May 4, 2015, after obtaining the approval from the AMCU. The deal was first announced on July 8, 2014. The value of the transaction is EUR 153 million. arrow