We are proud to announce that AVELLUM was once again recognised by one of the most prestigious legal directories, Chambers Europe.

In the recently released Chambers Europe 2018, AVELLUM is the only Ukrainian law firm ranked in the highest Band 1 in 4 major Corporate Finance practices:

This year Chambers Europe recognised AVELLUM in 9 practice areas, which reflects our ongoing strength and highlights that we have advised our clients on some of the most significant transactions on the market over the last year. 

Our Tax practice breaks into Band 3, leaving behind the bottom tier. AVELLUM’s Tax team stands out for its knowledge of international tax, with interviewees praising its “understanding of both local and international contexts”.

Chambers Europe has also recognised our AntitrustDispute ResolutionEmployment, and Real Estate practices.

The directory also recommends 5 AVELLUM attorneys as the leading experts in their respective fields. Traditionally, Chambers Europe publishes direct feedback by peers and clients, which precisely portrays the strength of our team.

Managing partner Mykola Stetsenko is ranked in Band 1 in Corporate/M&A for 5 years in a row and is regarded as “one of the best M&A lawyers on the market”.

Senior partner Glib Bondar is ranked in Band 1 in Banking, Finance, and Capital Markets for 6 consecutive years, and is named among “the most prominent financing lawyers in Ukraine”. Additionally, Glib is recognised in Band 1 in Restructuring and Insolvency for 3 years in a row.

Extremely client-oriented” partner Yuriy Nechayev maintains his Band 4 ranking on Corporate/M&A. Chambers mentioned Yuriy among ranked lawyers for 5 consecutive years.

Tax counsel Vadim Medvedev appears in this year's “Up and Coming” category. Vadim is noted as a "really knowledgeable rising star" by the tax community in Ukraine.

Senior associate Yaroslav Medvediev is noted as the “Associate to watch” in Competition law for 2 years in a row.

Moreover, AVELLUM has been shortlisted for the Chambers Europe Awards in Ukraine for 7 consecutive years. The awards honour the work of law firms across Europe based on the research for the Chambers Europe ranking. They recognise a law firm’s notable achievements over the past 12 months. The winners of this year's Chambers Europe Awards will be announced on 20 April in Madrid.

Chambers and Partners have published guides to the legal profession since 1990. It identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and law firms and offers in-depth analysis of the legal market within a specific region, based on in-depth, objective research.

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AVELLUM is a leading Ukrainian full service law firm with a key focus on Finance, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Tax, and Antitrust. We are recognized by all major international and local legal directories.

Tier 1 within Finance and Corporate: IFLR1000 2018 | 2017
Band 1 within Corporate/M&A and Banking & Finance: Chambers Global 2018 | 2017
Top Tier Firm within Banking & Finance, Capital Markets and Corporate/M&A: Legal500 2017 | 2016
Ukraine Law Firm of the Year: IFLR European Awards 2016

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