CMS promotes two counsels in the Kyiv office in the disputes and finance practices
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine is happy to promote Kateryna Chechulina and Olga Shenk to Counsel.
Kateryna Chechulina was promoted to Counsel in the Finance practice and in her new role will continue further developing the practice. Having extensive experience in international banking and finance, Kateryna works on high-profile cross-border financings not only in Ukraine, but also in the CEE/CIS region. She leads Ukrainian and foreign law governed transactions and advises on all their aspects, including complex transaction structurings. Kateryna focuses on trade & commodity finance, syndicated & corporate finance and project finance in various sectors, including agribusiness and infrastructure.
Kateryna also advises on large-scale cross-border debt restructuring & insolvency, NPLs, PPP, capital market instruments, municipal finance and on financial services regulatory issues. Kateryna is a recommended lawyer in Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers with clients remarking Kateryna’s in-depth knowledge and extensive expertise and praising her high quality ‘accurate and practical’ advice and ‘clear and helpful’ instructions she gives.
Olga Shenk was promoted to the position of Counsel and in her new role will continue coordinating and further developing the Dispute resolution and Compliance practice. Olga has more than 13 years of experience representing local and international clients in the areas of dispute resolution and litigation, investment and international commercial arbitration, enforcement of arbitral awards in Ukraine and abroad and cross-border litigations, bankruptcy, criminal proceedings and compliance across a wide variety of sectors, including IT, agribusiness, pharmaceuticals, insurance, energy and banking. Besides, she has conducted numerous compliance investigations of the alleged/reported corrupt practices and regularly delivers anti-corruption trainings for management and compliance officers of top ranked international businesses. Olga is a recommended lawyer for white-collar crime by Legal 500, 2019.
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