The Legal 500 EMEA 2020 Recommends Marchenko Partners

Marchenko Partners has been recognized again in all the main practices by The Legal 500 EMEA 2020.

The Firm was recommended in the following areas:

  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets;
  • Competition;
  • Dispute Resolution;
  • Employment; and
  • Intellectual Property.

Headed by our Partner Roman Shulyar, the Firm’s Banking and Finance Practice received recognition for being “particularly strong in classical debt financing, including bilateral and syndicated credit facilities, as well as the complex restructuring of financial indebtedness and advice on currency control regulations”. Besides, Roman Shulyar was mentioned by one of the Clients as showing “outstanding responsiveness and profound knowledge” and being “able to organize the team in an efficient manner to satisfy the client’s needs”.

Marchenko Partners has been once again recommended in Competition. According to the Clients’ testimonials, the Firm “has a very decent practice in competition law. It is known for its solid market reputation in the local corporate world. It has very good knowledge of the subject and a very active and open team that is easy to work with”. Oleksandr Aleksyeyenko, Partner and Head of Antitrust & Competition, was commended for being “a very professional lawyer, who always tries to see the big picture, then acts” and the practice team described as “very skilled and compact”.

In terms of Dispute Resolution, according to The Legal 500, Marchenko Partners “increasingly acts as lead counsel in cross-border matters, though it also is a preferred partner for many international law firms in cases involving international public law”. With Legal 500 describing as continuing “to find itself involved in high-value matters for multinational clients”, Oleh Marchenko and his Team were pointed out for the successful representation of Philip Morris International, Morgan Furniture and Lafarge Ciment Moldova.

The Firm is also recommended for its work in Intellectual Property with individual recommendations for Oleksandr Aleksyeyenko, who “focuses predominantly on IP contracts and disputes, including antitrust cases with a significant IP element” and whose work “encompasses complex and high-profile cases for international clients such as Next Retail”.

Headed by Oleksandr Aleksyeyenko, our Employment Practice has also been recommended in this year’s edition. The Legal 500 specifically points out the Team for its work for such Clients as British Airways and Ferring Pharmaceuticals.

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