Sayenko Kharenko, a leading law firm in Ukraine, was named a finalist for the most prestigious legal awards in Europe "The Lawyer European Awards" 2012 in the ‘Law Firm of the Year for Russia and CIS’ category.
The European Awards, held by The Lawyer, recognizes the best law firms in 16 regional categories out of entrants from 47 European countries. The criteria for winning the award included evidence of a strong local identity and market share, consistent excellence in the respective sectors, clear strategic vision, financial performance and growth, strong partnership ethos, and excellent talent management. The judging panel includes managing partners at private practice firms and in-house counsels at multinational companies.
The winners were announced at the awards ceremony on Thursday 25 October at Hotel Hermitage in Monte Carlo.