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03-11-2015

New Counsel at Spenser & Kauffmann

New Counsel at Spenser & Kauffmann

Spenser&Kauffmann is pleased to announce that Nikolay Likhachov is joining the team as Head of the Corporate and M&A practice.

Mr. Likhachov has more than 10 years of experience in legal consulting, in particular, in companies CMS Cameron McKenna, “Levenets, Matsiv and Partners”, as well as in the banking sector.

The main areas of his activity are structuring and M&A transaction support, carrying out due diligence procedures, corporate restructurings, corporate law and finance, private international law and international arbitration. Mr. Likhachov has proven experience in litigation, including international arbitration.

Nikolay graduated with honors from the Kyiv International University, as well as from Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London, UK, holds a certificate of an international arbitrator. He regularly acts as an arbitrator at the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, one of the most famous and prestigious competitions on international commercial arbitration for law students worldwide.

Valentyn Zagariya, Managing Partner of Spenser & Kauffmann commented on Nikolay’s employment: “Nikolays’s appointment at Spenser & Kauffmann is the recognition of his high professional level.  We expect his experience will help to make a formula for success for our team that consolidates its position in the spheres of Corporate Law and International Arbitration”.