Aequo Announces Expansion of its Management Team
Aequo is delighted to announce the promotion of Nataliya Dryuk to Counsel, Intellectual Property Practice.
Nataliya has over 12 years’ experience in civil and commercial litigation, and intellectual property.
One of her main focus areas is patent litigation in agrochemistry and pharmaceuticals at the intersection of biology, chemistry and intellectual property. Nataliya has developed innovative solutions for her clients in a range of litigation matters in this area. Nataliya’s recent experience also includes handling numerous cases related to trademarks and domain names in the field of media and telecommunication technologies.
She also advises on licensing and conducts IP due diligence in various industry sectors.
Nataliya is recommended by leading international and local rankings, such as:
- Best Lawyers 2020 – in intellectual property.
- The Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2018-2019 – in intellectual property, pharmaceuticals, medicine and healthcare.
- IP Stars 2018-2019 – in intellectual property. According to a client, “she is excellent in all aspects of dispute resolution in the IP area.”
In her new role Natalia will be responsible for further strengthening IP practice and business development.
Oleksandr Mamunya, Aequo’s IP partner, comments: “Working at Aequo since the firm was established, Nataliya has proved herself to be an exceptional professional and has shown brilliant results in advising and representing the interests of clients. We appreciate Nataliya’s commitment to the firm’s strategic priorities, including industry focus, client care, innovation, and are delighted to welcome her to our management team. We congratulate Nataliya on a well-deserved promotion and wish her success in her new position.”
About the firm
AEQUO is an advanced industry-focused Ukrainian law firm made up of highly qualified, internationally recommended lawyers who work proactively to help their clients reach their business goals. Backed up by solid industry expertise and a thorough understanding of business we develop innovative strategies and provide efficient solutions to the most complex and challenging matters.
AEQUO provides integrated legal support in areas such as antitrust and competition, banking and finance law, intellectual property, corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, litigation and international arbitration, and capital markets.
The list of AEQUO’s representative clients includes leading Ukrainian and international companies and organizations, such as Agroprosperis, Apax Partners, Apollo, Bunge, DuPont, EBRD, European Commission, Google, Inditex Group, NCH Capital, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Samsung Electronics, Sandvik, Synthon, Tetra Laval, Ukrainian Redevelopment Fund, UniCredit Group, Vodafone Ukraine etc.
AEQUO has been named the Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year in Ukraine by IFLR Europe Awards 2018, Law Firm of the Year in Russia, Ukraine and the CIS by The Lawyer European Awards 2017 and one of the most innovative law firms in Europe according to the FT Innovative Lawyers 2015-2019.
For additional information please contact Tatiana Bogila
Bogila@aequo.ua, +380 44 490 91 00