May 16, 2018 Inter Continental hotel in Kyiv hosted the 12th solemn ceremony of rewarding of the best lawyers of Ukraine — “Legal awards of 2018”, which was established by the weekly “Legal practice” and is considered in Ukraine a kind of Oscar in the legal field.
– I am very happy for my colleagues and proud of our company, – said the partner of law firm Aequo Anna Babych. – Aequo won two awards Legal Awards 2018: “Law firm of the year in M&A” and “the Best lawyer in the field of arbitration – Pavel Belousov, Advisor.
Aequo was nominated as “Law firm of the year” and the Law firm of the year in corporate law, competition law, intellectual property, debt restructuring, medicine and pharmaceuticals, media and communications.
Partner Oleksandr Mamunya was included in the list of finalists in the nomination “the Best lawyer in intellectual property” partner Yulia Kyrpa – in the nomination “the Best lawyer for debt restructuring”, and Advisor to Sergey Denisenko – in the nomination “the Best lawyer in competition law”.
The awards were presented in 44 categories. Criteria for selection of winners include the achievements of law firms on the legal services market of Ukraine, significant transactions and legal cases, financial indicators, the presence of large international and Ukrainian clients, the participation of partners in law firm management, civic and pro bono activities.