INTEGRITES has been recognized in all jurisdictions of its presence by IFLR1000 in 2020. In particular, INTEGRITES Ukraine reinforces its positions by moving up to Tier 4 in the M&A category for being active in transactions involving renewable energy projects, as well as for acquirers and sellers in the agriculture sector.
Notably, this year for the first time the IFLR1000 has awarded INTEGRITES a ranking in the Project Development category. The ranking emphasizes the mix of construction, procurement and renewable energy work performed by the team in this field. Additionally, the firm retains its position in Banking.
INTEGRITES clients appreciate the expertise of Banking team:
“Very professional. Lawyers have a very good knowledge of the Ukrainian legal framework and considerable expertise”
“They demonstrate good knowledge of the legal framework and provide valuable advice”
Clients also give their positive feedback for Restructuring & Insolvency category:
“Very professional staff. Fast and flexible. Great expertise in different spheres”.
On the individual side, in 2020 IFLR1000 recognizes Ilya Tkachuk, partner and head of Corporate and M&A (Ukraine), and Igor Krasovskiy, partner and head of Banking and Finance (Ukraine), as highly regarded in Restructuring & Insolvency, M&A, and in Banking categories respectively. Dr. Oleksiy Feliv, Managing partner and head of Energy and Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, is recognized as a notable practitioner in Project Development area.
IFLR1000 also ranks INTEGRITES Russia in M&A for being active in corporate transactional work, as well as Restructuring & Insolvency for advising creditors in insolvency proceedings.
Clients appreciate the expertise of the team:
“Good communications and responses, which is paramount to good local knowledge”
“Legal assistance was provided on the highest professional level. All deadlines were met, and there was good pro activity”
INTEGRITES Kazakhstan is ranked in Financial and Corporate, as well as Project Development. Clients appreciate “Strong expertise in both Kazakh and English law” of the firm. The ranking mentions INTEGRITES Kazakhstan as particularly active for a development bank on providing finance for a solar plant, and for a Kazakh commercial bank as it borrowed funds from an American financial institution to develop local enterprises.
In early 2019, INTEGRITES has significantly strengthened Corporate and M&A and Banking & Finance capabilities in Ukraine, following the move of Illya Tkachuk and Igor Krasovskiy from the international law firm Jeantet.
International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 1000 is an international guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. The IFLR 1000 annual law firm rankings are based on three key criteria: financial and corporate transactional evidence, peer and client feedback. The publication covers over 120 jurisdictions worldwide.