PLS Top Teams is the annual award ceremony for the winners of the ranking of the leading departments for the promotion of law firms, which is held at the International Forum for the promotion of legal services by the Yuridicheskaya Practika Weekly.
According to the PLS Top Teams 2016, Department For Promotion of Legal Services at Spenser & Kauffmann was named among the leading (7th) in the Ukrainian legal market.
In addition, Spenser & Kauffmann won the “Best Law Firm Recruiting Campaign”
At the end of 2016, the company became one of the most active players in the personnel market and was noted as a “talent collector”. During the year the company actually doubled the composition of its partners and advisers. Following the accession at the end of 2015 of Nickolas Likhachev, Counsel, Head of Banking and Finance, the team’s new members are:
- Tatyana Kharebava – Counsel, Head of Intellectual Property and IT Law, Head of Antitrust and Competition
- Tatyana Ivanovych – Counsel, Head of Private Client, Head of Labor and Employment
- Maryna Tomash – Counsel, Head of Tax Consulting, Head of Accounting Services
- Aleksei Solomko – Counsel, Head of Enforcement Proceedings
The company also opened Central European Business Desk, which is headed by Petr Malecek.