KYIV, 23 APRIL 2018. The professionalism of EY Ukraine’s tax and legal specialists was acknowledged in The Legal 500 EMEA 2018 rankings. The legal market research was conducted by the highly reputable international publication The Legal 500.

EY Ukraine was recognized as a leading company providing legal services in the following three practice areas, in each of which was placed in Tier 2:

  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A;
  • Private Client;
  • Tax.

Individual professional achievements of EY Ukraine’s tax and legal specialists were also noted. Specifically, the rankings highly appreciate the work of Albert Sych, Partner and Law Leader for Ukraine (particularly noting his legal advice to MK Group in the course of the sale of Agro Invest Ukraine to Kernel for US$43 million) and of Igor Chufarov, Partner, Transfer Pricing and International Taxation Group Leader (for advising various agribusiness companies on transfer pricing matters).

The following Tax & Law specialists were noted in the tax and private clients practice areas: Vladimir Kotenko, Partner, Tax & Law Leader, and Iryna Kalyta, Tax & Law Director; Olga Gorbanovska, Partner and People Advisory Services Leader, and Halyna Khomenko, Director, Private Client Services Leader.

We are very happy our leading position in the legal market is reflected in The Legal 500 rankings. Sustainable continuous development of our professionalism has been noted again in particular, by our strengthening positions in the international ranking. We are delighted by the fact that the key practice areas of our multi-profile Tax & Law practice were noted”, - Albert Sych commented.

The Legal 500 is a leading international publication, in terms of which legal market research has been held in over 100 countries annually since 1987. The research is based on surveys among legal companies, as well as interviews with clients and representatives of legal companies rendering services in various branches of law.

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