Kyiv,  April 16th,  2020,– Antonina Yaholnyk, Founding Partner of CLACIS, has been ranked as a Leading Individual by Legal 500 EMEA 2020 in the area of competition law in Ukraine for the third year in a row. CLACIS has been ranked as a TOP-Tier firm - Tier 1 by Legal 500 EMEA 2020 in the area of competition law in Ukraine.

According to the guide, CLACIS is 'a small firm but very popular and very focused'. Antonina Yaholnyk, who has expertise in multi-jurisdictional merger control matters and abuse of dominance and unfair competition cases, leads the boutique practice. The team has extensive experience in competition investigations and litigation in Ukraine and the CIS region, as well as acting for multinationals in the region, including PepsiCo, MasterCard and Glencore, in relation to merger clearances and advising on compliance and public procurement. Clients are drawn from the telecoms, retail, industry, agriculture and finance sectors.

Since 1991, Legal 500 EMEA ranking has been providing readers with an annually updated, impartial, third-party opinion on the leading law firms and lawyers in countries across the region, and the coverage extends from Europe to the  Caucasus and Central Asia.