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Renowned for its strong presence on the domestic litigation scene, with outstanding capabilities in commercial dispute resolution. Particularly active in corporate, contractual, tax and major debt recovery disputes, as well as assisting with matters against state authorities and banks. Acts on notable disputes within the energy sector. Also active in cross-border disputes, including international arbitration, with particular experience in commercial arbitration mandates. Noted for its growing white-collar crime practice, representing both corporate organisations and individuals. Noteworthy activity in shareholder disputes and in defence of significant business people against allegations of embezzlement and fraud. Active in applying to the ECHR in disputes relating to alleged infringement of property rights.
Managing partner Mikhail Ilyashev is highly regarded for his wealth of experience in handling a broad variety of litigation cases, including in relation to the agriculture and energy industries. "He is an excellent litigator with perfect knowledge of what is at stake, always well prepared and full of energy," a source reports.
Roman Marchenko is a market-leading litigator handling disputes in domestic courts. He also has a strong presence in international arbitration, representing clients from banking, aviation and energy. Sources describe him as "responsive, practical and commercial" as well as "personable, straightforward and upfront." Another client praises his technical abilities, saying: "He is a highly skilled drafter and negotiator."
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Dispute resolution is one of the key areas at Ilyashev & Partners. We undertake dispute resolution relating to general commercial disputes as well as a whole range of specialist areas including: shareholder disputes, intellectual property (including patent and counterfeiting disputes); labor disputes; real estate disputes, insurance disputes, criminal defence, and many more. Our team has also recently acted on several major insolvencies that involved a significant dispute element.
We have many years of experience in international commercial arbitrations according to all major arbitration rules. Our lawyers are experienced in representation in multi-million investment arbitrations: both according to the specialized ICSID Convention and commercial regulations.
We handle more than 500 cases a year, many of which are highly complex. Our leaders of the practice – Mikhail Ilyashev and Roman Marchenko – are two of the best known practitioners in Ukraine in dispute resolution.
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