News date: 17 June 2016
Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm occupies the Tier-3 among the leading Ukrainian law firms in the sphere of energy and infrastructure, and its Managing Partner, Mikhail Ilyashev, was distinguished as a leading legal expert by independent international research IFLR1000 Energy and Infrastructure 2016.
Mikhail Ilyashev is one the leading disputes specialist in Ukraine and the firm has experience acting on large cases in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors.
The firm’s recent workload includes several significant disputes for clients in the energy sector concerning the activities of Naftogaz. One matter sees it advising Ostchem Holding in an action against the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (CMU) challenging its decisions to give Naftogaz monopoly over supplying gas to Ukrainian industry.
IFLR1000 is the guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. The first rankings were published in 1990 and currently the research covers over 120 jurisdictions worldwide.
IFLR1000 focuses on two specific research projects: Energy and Infrastructure (published in June), Financial and Corporate (published in October), providing an annual overview of activities of law firms by practice areas and jurisdiction, recommendations of clients and colleagues, as well as examples of major deals. The guide is published by publishing house Legal Media Group which is the legal publishing arm of Euromoney.