Baker & McKenzie

Baker & McKenzie announces five new partners

Award For Excellence – Law Firm of the Year in Russia 2009 by Chambers Europe

Baku

Aykhan Asadov is a member of both the firm’s energy, chemicals, mining and infrastructure group and the tax practice group. He advises on general corporate and tax issues

Kyiv

Ruslan Drobyazko is the Head of the Kyiv office’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. His practice covers providing legal advice on structuring transaction related to intellectual property and information technologies, and securing intellectual property rights of clients in Ukraine

Moscow

Margarita Divina specializes in intellectual property, including general advisory, transactional, non-contentious and contractual intellectual property work

Arseny Seidov specializes in tax planning and restructuring, tax advice for M&A, transfer pricing and customs valuation, indirect taxation and tax litigation

Kyiv

Antonina Yaholnyk is the Head of the Kyiv office’s Competition Practice Group. She specializes in antitrust & trade practices, M&A and telecoms, and assists multinational companies in merger control in connection with their cross-border acquisitions.