Kyiv, May 25th – CLACIS has been named Law Firm of the Year in Ukraine in Competition by Legal Awards 2016. This ceremony is a key annual event for legal professionals taking place since 2006.

Expertise of the competition boutique CLACIS and Antonina Yaholnyk, Founding Partner, has been numerously recognized by international and Ukrainian legal directories. Recently published Chambers Europe 2016 ranked Antonina Yaholnyk in Band 1 in the area of competition law in Ukraine for the fifth consecutive year. CLACIS has been ranked in Band 2. According to Chambers, Mrs Yaholnyk is “one of the best competition lawyer in Ukraine”.

Results of the Legal Awards - 2016 were announced on 24 May 2016 during the award ceremony in Kyiv. Awards are granted by the Nomination Committee consisting of the most highly regarded members of the Ukrainian legal community and representatives of the leading legal media.

Legal Awards is organized by Yuridicheskaya Practika, a well-respected Ukrainian law magazine.