Baker McKenzie Announces New Partner in Kyiv Office
Kyiv, Ukraine, 3 July 2018 – The Kyiv office of Baker McKenzie is pleased to announce that Counsel Olha Demianiuk has been promoted to Partner. This promotion has brought the total number of Baker McKenzie partners in Kyiv to 10.
Olha has been appointed as a partner of the Corporate M&A Practice Group. In her new capacity, Olha will continue to lead the Healthcare Industry Group at Baker McKenzie’s Kyiv office.
Olha joined the Firm in 2005. She advises both multinational and large Ukrainian companies in a range of transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, investments, international restructurings, spin-offs, and general corporate and governance matters.
As regards healthcare industry specialization, Olha has worked on almost every major healthcare transaction in Ukraine. She advises clients from the healthcare sector on transactional, regulatory, compliance and commercial matters, among others, including acquisition of healthcare product portfolios, distribution, manufacturing and supply agreements, pricing and reimbursement procedures.
Olha Demianiuk was ranked as a ‘Rising Star’ in M&A, with a particular focus on healthcare, pharmaceuticals and life sciences industry sectors by the 2018 edition of the IFLR1000 for Ukraine. She was also recognized as ‘Up & Coming’ both by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe in Corporate and M&A.
On the appointment, Managing Partner Serhiy Piontkovsky stated, “We are very pleased to recognize the top legal expertise, profound industry knowledge and significant contribution made by Olha Demianiuk to the Healthcare practice development. We are proud to have Olha in our Baker McKenzie Team”.
Managing Partner Serhiy Chorny observed that “The Kyiv Office is growing notwithstanding the difficult situation in the market. Olha’s promotion reflects our belief in the future of our country and its economy. As before, we ensure career growth opportunities to our lawyers and expect this growth to result in an increase of profitability and market share of Baker McKenzie in Ukraine”.
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