Integrites Partner and Head of International Arbitration Olena Perepelynska has been appointed as a Member of the Baltic Litigation Fund Advisory Committee.
According to Integrites, being the first of its kind in the CEE region and the Baltics, the BLF will provide financing for legal and associated costs of international investment and commercial arbitration and litigation disputes in the region.
According to the firm, "together with the other Advisory Committee members, experts in law, finance, and business management with an extensive background in international dispute resolution, Olena Perepelynska will consult the BLF Board about perspective legal, quantum, or enforcement implications of particular cases and provide advisory opinions before the Fund renders investment decisions."
Perepelynska has been with Integrites since 2015. Prior to that, she spent four years with Sayenko Kharenko and a further eight with Vasil Kisil and Partners. Also, since 2016, she has been the President of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on November 18, 2016).
"The Baltic Litigation Fund opens new opportunities for the regional parties seeking financial support for their litigations and arbitrations," Perepelynska says. "I’m honored to join the BLF Advisory Committee and offer my 18-year experience and expertise to contribute to granting access to justice to the parties in the CEE and the Baltics."