Sayenko Kharenko successfully represented PJSC “Insurance Company ”Ukrainian Insurance Group” (the “Client”) in the Supreme Commercial Court of Ukraine concerning USD 11 million insurance indemnity collection dispute. Earlier, in October 2011, Sayenko Kharenko’s litigation team defended the Client in the Kyiv City Commercial Court, and in April 2012 – in the Kyiv Economic Court of Appeal. The amount recovered in favour of the insurance company by compensation has become one of the largest in the judicial practice in Ukraine for this type of dispute. Thus, Sayenko Kharenko’s lawyers have defended the Client’s legitimate interests in the first-instance court and the courts of appeal and cassation obtaining favourable judgments for the Client.
Sayenko Kharenko's team was led by partner Sergey Pogrebnoy and included counsel Igor Sukhomudrenko, senior associate Sergey Smirnov and associate Anastasiya Sperkach.
Our litigation team has in-depth industry knowledge and ability to provide practical advice in insurance sector and protect the interests of major Ukrainian insurance companies (Ageas, AIG Ukraine, Fidem Life, Generali Garant, PZU Ukraine, TAS, Veksel, Vesko, and others) in a variety of disputes.
Sayenko Kharenko's dispute resolution team regularly handles the largest litigations and arbitrations in Ukraine. The firm is No.1 by the number of the largest litigations and arbitrations in Ukraine in 2011, according to League Tables by Yuridicherkaya Practika released in December 2011.