Vasil Kisil & Partners law firm, Kyiv, Ukraine, Wed, June 2, 2010

KYIV - On May 28, 2010, the Partners Meeting of Vasil Kisil & Partners adopted a resolution to add Mr. Yaroslav V. Teklyuk as a new partner. Prior Yaroslav Teklyuk acted as a Counsellor of the Litigation Practice Group where he primarily dealt with banking and finance lawsuits and bankruptcy cases.

Besides, Mr. Teklyuk is an experienced professional in the area of media and telecommunications. He mainly specializes in defending client’s interests in corporate conflicts. Yaroslav Teklyuk also proved himself an expert in managing complex projects that require handling numerous related court cases.
Yaroslav Teklyuk joined Vasil Kisil & Partners in 2005. In recent years, he has been recognized by his peers and repeatedly recommended as one of the leading lawyers in Ukraine in information technologies, telecommunications, and bankruptcy.
“High professional competence and experience gained by Yaroslav in recent years as a manager make a very considerable contribution to our litigation and bankruptcy practice. The fact that he made partner reflects all the hard work he has put in and excellent results continuously demonstrated by Yaroslav. This promotion also testifies to the consistent success and development of Vasil Kisil & Partners’ litigation practice, which currently consists of 20 lawyers with strong potential to become partners at a later time,” - commented Oleksiy Filatov, Partner, who runs the firm’s litigation practice.
“This yet another promotion from within and an increase in the number of partners is a logical step in our general firm development strategy and in the  individual professional growth of each lawyer. We are pleased to acknowledge Yaroslav Teklyuk for his high professional level and solid managerial skills, which are surely to help him and the team of lawyers he leads achieve excellent results.

"Our litigation practice development strategy calls for consolidating our leading  position in the market through continuous excellence  and diversification of services, therefore strengthening Vasil Kisil & Partners’ position as one of the top law firms in Ukraine,”-  said Mr. Oleg Marakov, Managing Partner.

NOTE: Vasil Kisil & Partners is a member of the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), Wash, D.C.,