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18-10-2016

IFLR 1000 2017 recommends “Spenser & Kauffmann” in the area of Banking and Finance Law

“Spenser & Kauffmann” Attorneys at Law is recognized as one of the leading Ukrainian companies in the area of banking and finance Law by the International rating publication IFRL 1000.

This is evidenced by the results of the research, published on the website of the International Financial Law Review 1000.

The publication notes that during the researching period, the Law Firm “Spenser & Kauffmann” successfully addressed a number of issues, related to restructuring of debts to domestic and international banks.

In particular, “Spenser & Kauffmann” provided advice and represented one of the largest Ukrainian automotive on loan restructuring totally amounting to more than USD 170 million. The scope of work included issues of financial debt restructuring with its partial forgiveness.  “Spenser & Kauffmann” team working on this project involved Counsel, Head of M&A, banking and finance law practice Nick Likhachev; Counsel, Head of Real Estate and land law practice Aleksandra Fedotova, as well as a counsel of this practice Maksim Maksimenko; Partner, Head of Litigation and disputes resolution practice Yuriy Petrenko together with the Senior Lawyer of this practice Andrey Hvozdetskiy; Partner and Head of corporate law practice Igor Chernyshenko.

As for debt restructuring, the company has also represented interests of the large retail in the dispute with a bank in the process of liquidation with a total amount of 20 million USD.

Besides, Insurance law and tax disputes practice headed by the Partner Tatiana Daniltseva at “Spenser & Kauffmann” helped insurance companies Metlife and Cardif to cancel tax assessment notices in the amount of approximately 1.5 million USD.

International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 1000 is considered as a leading guide in the area of finance and corporate law, which is being published for 27 years and covers 120 jurisdictions.