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AVELLUM is a recognised leader in commodities and maritime arbitration (GAFTA, FOSFA, LMAA, RSA) with experience of over 300 arbitral proceedings behind our shoulders.

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Experience of over 300 arbitral proceedings behind our shoulders

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Ivan Kasynyuk
Ivan Kasynyuk is a Partner at AVELLUM and the Head of International Trade Practice.
Key experience

Key experience

Dispute with client’s international customer related to operation of sophisticated industrial equipment
18 USD mln
Legal Advisor to major German industrial group
Acting as experts on Ukrainian law in 7 landmark investor-state arbitrations
1.8 USD bln
Legal Advisor to Claimants and Respondents in various arbitrations
Advice on dispute resolution strategies as to alleged expropriation of investment conducted by Russia
500 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the international investor
Сourt proceedings on recognition and enforcement of the LCIA award, rendered in a shareholders’ dispute
50 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the international producer and distributor of spirits
ICC arbitration in a complex shareholders’ dispute over the operation of a large Ukrainian agricultural holding
40 USD mln
Legal Advisor to a private client
LCIA arbitration, arising out of the ISDA agreement
5.5 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the Ukrainian producer of fish and fish products
LCIA arbitration, arising out of the international sale of goods contract
4.0 USD mln
Legal Advisor to the Ukrainian power-generating company
Investment arbitration under UNCITRAL Rules, arising out of alleged expropriation of investment
300 USD mln
Legal Advisor to a Client
Lead counsels on arbitration in GAFTA and litigation case in the High Court of London in the dispute between Rise and Nibulon
26.5 USD mln
Legal Advisor to Ukrlandfarming




    Aminat Suleymanova and Ivan Kasynyuk ‘have a deep understanding of the market’, and recently represented Ukrlandfarming subsidiary Rise in a USD25 mln GAFTA arbitration. 
    А leading firm for international trade and commodities disputes. 
    Probably the best law firm in the sphere of international trade in the region. 
    The team is extremely good in cases involving an international element. They manage to combine their local Ukrainian knowledge with a very good understanding of English law. 
    AVELLUM is highly recommended for representing clients in international arbitrations and international litigations. 
    Our Team

    Our Team

    Aminat Suleymanova
    Co-managing Partner
    Iryna Moroz
    Ievgen Boiarskyi
    Senior Associate
    Iurii Gulevatyi
    Senior Associate
    Dmytro Koval
    Senior Associate
    Oleksii Maslov
    Senior Associate
    Yelyzaveta Holovan
    Dmytro Izotov
    Viktoriia Tolochko