Chief legal officer of Naftogaz group Yaroslav Teklyuk has been listed in the rating of top legal advisors (heads of corporate legal departments) published by The Legal 500, an international media outlet.
Yaroslav Teklyuk was included in the rating for his successful arbitration case against Gazprom. The experts also appreciated his contribution to the conclusion of EUR 478 million revolving credit facility with Citi and Deutsche Bank for Naftogaz’ gas purchases, guaranteed by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Background information: The Legal 500 is one of the world’s oldest and most reputable legal publications. Established in 1987, The Legal 500 presents thorough analysis of the legal market in more than 100 countries across the globe. The ranking is based on questionnaire survey held among legal firms, interviews with clients and representatives of leading providers of legal advisory services.
GC Powerlist is the latest edition of The Legal 500 (prepared in cooperation with Legal Business, GC Magazine and In-house Lawyer) turning its attention to the in-house function and recognizing best corporate advisors. The evaluation and ranking are based on independent analysis, questionnaire survey among legal firms and interviews with their clients and partners. The study aims to provide up-to-date information on the global legal market and identify its leading players and key experts.
Corporate Communications Department
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine