News date: 22 October 2014
International rating IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2015 recommends Ilyashev & Partners in M&A
According to the rating, the firm’s clients highly appreciate the team: “Outstanding,” says one client who works with on Ilyashev & Partners on finance matters. “The firm has the expertise and staff to handle truly complex matters. What makes Ilyashev & Partners unique is their willingness to offer practical solutions and meet the needs of even most demanding clients. They are excellent in all categories and very commercial, flexible and responsive.”
A recent highlight for the firm in the banking and finance area saw Roman Marchenko leading a team acting as Ukrainian counsel to BTA Bank on a $400 million project finance facility to a local borrower.
In M&A, the firm’s recent highlights have included assisting Ergo International in selling two equity stakes in Utico, advising BTA Bank on the acquisition of several Ukrainian companies, and representing a major Ukrainian investor when it bought shares in a poultry company.
About IFLR 1000
The 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 over 120 jurisdictions worldwide are under research. IFLR 1000 provides annual law firm performance, including practice area, sector and geographical strengths, client and peer feedback and examples of transactional work. Published by Euromoney Legal Media Group.
IFLR 1000 Financial and Corporate is an annual review conducted by telephone interviews with in-house corporate lawyers of companies and partners working in private practice, analysis of information materials and third-party sources (including the journal International Financial Law Review).