News date: 9 January 2023
Mikhail Ilyashev, Managing Partner of Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm has been appointed as Honorary Consul of the Republic of Chile in Kyiv by the President of the Republic of Chile. The exequatur was issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and given to Mikhail Ilyashev on 30 December 2022.
The consular district within which Mikhail Ilyashev carries out his functions covers the entire territory of Ukraine.
The appointment of Mikhail Ilyashev as Honorary Consul in Kyiv strengthens the bilateral relations between the Republic of Chile and Ukraine and will further enhance the deep and longstanding ties between the two countries.
Mikhail Ilyashev graduated with international law degree from Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Honored Lawyer of Ukraine, Mikhail Ilyashev is a recognized and respected attorney beyond the borders of the country. Mikhail Ilyashev regularly advises foreign companies in Ukrainian legal matters, including M&A transactions and investments, and is inducted into The Legal 500 Hall of Fame among the leading lawyers in Dispute Resolution, Commercial, Corporate and M&A for Ukraine.
Mikhail Ilyashev said:
“I am honored to have been appointed as Honorary Consul of the Republic of Chile and look forward to support the development of economic and cultural relations between Chile and Ukraine”.