On 8 October 2016 Tatyana Slipachuk, a partner with Sayenko Kharenko and the head of its International Arbitration and International Trade practices, has been awarded an honourable title “The Honoured Lawyer of Ukraine”. The President of Ukraine has bestowed the title to a cohort of outstanding lawyers, academics, members of the Ukrainian Parliament and retired judges. The honorary title is an accolade for the lawyers’ personal contribution to building the rule of law, protection of the constitutional rights and freedoms, long standing dedicated work and high professionalism. The Decree of the President awarding the title is available here.
Tatyana Slipachuk is the only representative of the private sector among the thirty lawyers on the honourable title award list.
Recognition of such a high rank affirms Dr Slipachuk’s impeccable reputation achieved during more than twenty years of her professional activity. Dr Slipachuk is well-known as a leading expert in the areas of international trade and international arbitration, both in Ukraine and abroad. Based on the choice of her peers and clients worldwide, since 2007, Tatyana has been recommended among the best lawyers in Ukraine by all major international and local legal directories (Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, The Legal 500, Best Lawyers International, Client Choice Awards, Euromoney Expert Guides, The International Who's Who of Arbitration Lawyers, The International Who's Who Trade & Customs, Ukrainian law Firms, Legal Award by Yuridicheskaya Practika publishing house, “Client’s Choice” by Yurydychna Gazeta publishing house, etc.).