Mariya Nizhnik is a partner workign in the antitrust and competition practice of Vasil Kisil & Partners. She focuses on general corporate and competition matters and specialises in mergers and acquisitions, commercial agreements (such as joint ventures, distribution and licensing arrangements, development activities or strategic alliances), and abuse of dominance or other competition investigations. Ms Nizhnik has extensive experience advising the firm’s foreign and domestic clients on private and government competition issues in a number of global M&A transactions.
Ukrainian Law Firms: A Handbook for Foreign Clients has repeatedly mentioned Mariya as an experienced practitioner for antitrust and competition law in Ukraine. She is also recommended in competition and antitrust by international directory Chambers Europe 2013. The prestigious legal research guide Best Lawyers 2009–2013 listed Ms Nizhnik among the prominent Ukrainian practitioners in antitrust. International legal research PLC Which Lawyer? 2012 mentions Mariya Nizhnik as a leading Ukrainian competition and antitrust lawyer. Who’s Who Legal: CIS 2011 recommended Mariya as a Ukrainian antitrust law expert of choice. In 2011, she was nominated by Global Law Experts international review as the best lawyer practising antitrust and competition law in Ukraine.