The Financial Times (FT) has recognized Sayenko Kharenko among the Europe’s most innovative law firms in this year’s FT Innovative Lawyers Report. Sayenko Kharenko is one of only three Ukrainian law firms ranked in the FT report.
The firm was “commended” in the “Innovation in Restructuring and Reorganization” category for advising Ukreximbank on the first successful debt restructuring in line with the IMF’s Extended Fund Facility. The FT report observed that SK exceptional solution to the deal “ensured Ukraine met International Monetary Fund conditions to obtain.” Sayenko Kharenko’s project team was led by partner Michael Kharenko, alongside counsel Anton Korobeynikov, associates Marta Lozenko, Taras Shyb and Dmytro Vasylyna.
Now in its eleventh year of publication, the FT Innovative Lawyers Report has become one of the top legal rankings in Europe. Over the past decade, it has assessed legal innovation in over 50 different countries from over 400 unique law firms and over 400 company in-house legal departments. The FT Innovative Lawyers Report represents a unique analysis of the legal industry, assessing lawyers on their innovation both for clients and in their own businesses. The report is based on thorough research and robust journalism.