Aequo

Ukraine

Review

Overview

Aequo is a notable firm in the Ukrainian market. The firm’s dispute resolution team consists of six partners, Oleksiy Filatov (senior partner, head of practice), Pavlo Byelousov, Nataliya Dryuk, Tetiana Kudrytska, Yevgen Levitskyi, and Olena Pertsova. The firm’s key practice areas within dispute resolution including international investment arbitration, commercial arbitration, intellectual property and tax disputes. 

Key industry sectors for the firm include construction, real estate and telecommunications.

The firm successfully advised a client in a state property privatization dispute in the Supreme Court. Another case saw the firm advise a Norwegian bank in the proceedings in the Kyiv Court of Appeal on recognition and enforcement of an Ad Hoc Arbitral Award on the recovery of debt in the amount exceeding $17 million against a Russian bank.