The reputable international research Benchmark Litigation revealed the winners’ names in Benchmark Litigation Europe Awards 2020 today. Sayenko Kharenko has won in two categories: the firm has become Firm of the Year at litigation, partner Sergey Pogrebnoy has won the litigation “Lawyer of the Year” award. Because of the pandemic, the ceremony was held online, and the winners were announced on the research site.
The nominees have been chosen using the research for the Benchmark Europe publication in the final quarter of 2019, with some supplementary surveys and research in January and February 2020. Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to the world’s leading litigation firms and lawyers. The research provides law firm and lawyer rankings based on extensive interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients as well as analysis of the market’s most important cases and firm developments.
Together with Sayenko Kharenko, the nominees list included Asters, Arzinger, Dentons, Evris, Redcliffe Partners, Vasil Kisil and Partners, and Ilyashev & Partners.
Partner Sergey Pogrebnoy comments: “Over the past year, we have significantly strengthened and expanded our team with new partners and advisers recognized in the market, which allowed us to provide customers with services of even higher quality. I am happy to congratulate the team on another win and would like to thank every team member for their expertise, efficiency, tireless work, and dedication. Your work has brought our common award and, of course, helped me win the Lawyer of the Year award in the ranking.”