Reputable international ranking International Finance Law Review (IFLR1000) the guide to the world’s leading financial law firms, recommends Vasil Kisil & Partners as one of the best Ukrainian law firms in Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions and Banking and Finance practice groups for the ninth year in a row.
According to the research, “Vasil Kisil & Partners provides services to clients in local and international capital markets. In March 2015 the firm became a member of a working group on reforming the corporate governance in enterprises owned by state”.
The directory also mentions that the banking and finance team advised a Ukrainian hotel operator with regard to restructuring of a $20 million loan and provided legal counsel to an international financing operator of micro-lending platforms on structuring a new service and loan refinancing.
The firm’s corporate team advised AWAS on changing legal ownership of an aircraft for refinancing reasons and acted as legal counsel for Nicmas in the matter of restructuring of its group which includes more than 30 companies. The team represented a Ukrainian pharmaceutical company in an acquisition of a production facility in Lithuania.
IFLR1000 is the guide to the world's leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers researching over 120 jurisdictions worldwide. It provides ratings based on the recommendations of the in-house lawyers of financial institutions and world’s best-known companies and recommendations of the leading lawyers practicing in different areas of law. The analysis of rankings is based on complexity of deals, innovation, quality of client service, and cross-border capability.