Olena Perepelynska is a Partner and Head of the CIS Arbitration Practice at INTEGRITES.
Perepelynska is a recognized expert in the field of international commercial arbitration, litigation and international trade. Olena’s 15 years experience of legal practice includes representation of clients in dozens of complex, quite often multi-jurisdictional, arbitration and litigation matters, contract drafting and contractual schemes, advising on performance and termination of contracts, as well as on commercial activity in general. Since 2003, Perepelynska has represented clients in more than 80 arbitrations under the Arbitration Rules of the ICC, LCIA, SCC, SCAI, ICAC at CCIRF, ICAC and MAC at UCCI, GAFTA, FOSFA, LMAA, UNCITRAL and others. The arbitrations related to a wide range of legal issues, including disputes under contractor agreements, international sales, construction and operation of vessels, agency and distribution agreements, joint venture projects, supply of telecommunications equipment and services, insurance contracts, maritime and trade commodities disputes, and corporate clashes. Olena Perepelynska acted as an arbitrator, including sole and presiding arbitrator, in more than 25 arbitrations.
Master of International Law, Institute of International Relations of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv;
Diploma in International Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK);
ICC Advanced Arbitration Academy for Central & Eastern Europe.
Olena Perepelynska has started legal practice in 2003 and worked in the top Ukrainian law firms, including Vasil Kisil & Partners and Sayenko Kharenko.
Membership & Professional Appointments:
Olena Perepelynska is the President of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association, Alternate member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, Vice-President of the Polish-Ukrainian Chapter of the Spanish Club of Arbitration, Member of the Board of the Russian Arbitration Association and Member of ICC Central and Eastern European Arbitration Group (CEEAG), Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). In 2006, Olena was admitted to the Ukrainian Bar.
Olena Perepelynska is listed as an arbitrator at:
Publications & Speaking Engagements:
Author and co-author of more than 100 publications in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Spanish. Speaker & moderator at many arbitration events held in the CIS countries, Europe and the USA.