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"Mr. Alex Frishberg Esq. and his associates at Frishberg & Partners, sшсе 1993, provide invaluable апd highly qualified legal advice апd services to the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa iп Kyiv. We have especially appreciated Mr. Frishberg and his law firm's legal advice on matters concerпiпg real estate and labour issues." 

Christiaan Albertus Basson, Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to Ukraine

 

“The services of Frishberg & Partners are much valued by the Embassy. I do not hesitate to highly recommend Mr. Alex Frishberg and his associates as reliable and trustworthy lawyers and Frishberg & Partners as a highly qualified law firm.”

Christians Dons Christensen, Ambassador of Denmark to Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia

 

"Alex Frishberg has been my Honorary Legal Adviser since 2006. He has been an invaluable source of advice to the British Embassy, providing clear legal guidance and a unique insight into the legal and political structures of Ukraine. I have to terminate this appointment on my departure from Kiev, but I hope that Alex's association with the British Embassy can continue, and I wish him every success for the future."

Tim Barrow, Her Majesty's Ambassador, British Embassy in Kyiv

 

"Alex Frishberg had been my Honorary Legal Adviser since June 2008. He also held this position for my predecessor. Alex and his team have given the embassy a range of timely and helpful advice on a broad range of important legal issues. These have included property and human resource questions as well as other issues associated with running a busy embassy in Kyiv. We have immensely valued their help. I have also been interested in Alex's views and analysis of Ukrainian institutions and politics, based on his many years of experience in Kyiv."

Leigh Turner, Her Majesty's Ambassador, British Embassy in Kyiv

 

"Mr. Alex Frishberg Esq. and his associates at Frishberg & Partners have for years, including during my predecessors, provided invaluable and highly qualified legal advice and services to the Embassy of Sweden in Kyiv. We have especially appreciated Mr. Frishberg's and his law firm's support on matters concerning real estate, including by conducting negotiations on our behalf, and on a range of other issues..."

Stefan Gullgren, Ambassador, the Embassy of Sweden in Kyiv

 

“Mr. Alex Frishberg has been legal advisor and attorney for the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kyiv since 1992. In this period Mr. Frishberg has assisted the Embassy in matters relating to Ukrainian property law, labour law, commercial code and other aspects of civil law. We have been happy to recommend his and his law firm's services to Norwegian companies that have been interested in investing or otherwise engage in the Ukrainian market, and we know that many such companies have made use of his services and with great success. Mr. Frishberg has on numerous occasions demonstrated extraordinary insight into the legal, political and economic framework for companies and other entities operating in Ukraine and it is a pleasure for us to recommend Mr. Frishberg's services to whomever may be interested or in need."

Olav Berstad, Ambassador, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kyiv

 

"Since 2008 Alex Frishberg is the Legal Adviser on the Belgian Embassy and gives the Embassy of Belgium timely and helpful advice, on important legal issues. These includes property and human resource questions as well as other issues associated with running a busy Embassy in Kyiv. We value this help."

Mark Vinck, Ambassador, the Embassy of Belgium in Kyiv

 

“Since many years, Frishberg and Partners provides legal services to Air France and KLM. Alex Frishberg and his associates have provided valuable support on various legal matters such as litigation, contracting, expats’ visa related issues and more. We are very pleased with the level of service provided by Alex and his team. It is also important to mention the added value of Alex as a person who has vast knowledge on the political and economical system of Ukraine. His guidance positively contributed to our business.”

Hanan Zweig, Country Manager Ukraine, Air France and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

 

“Since several years Alex Frishberg and his competent team have successfully assisted us on a variety of matters. Besides the quality of their legal support, we have always been particularly pleased with their business-minded and pragmatic approach as well as with their high level of responsiveness. Alex and his team have also proven to have an excellent insight in the Ukrainian political and economic context in which their clients operate.” 

Piet Grillet, Group Head, Lead Regional Counsel Europe, MasterCard

 

"Ref. our engagements with yourselves (in 2012 and also most recently this spring) with relation to Ukrainian filings with Anti-Monopoly Committee, we are writing this Letter to thank you for your outstanding service rendered to us while working on the two transactions that required highest degree of professionalism, commitment and timely execution.

We have appreciated your acceptance of У ага international Standard Terms and Conditions while engaging with lawyers globally.

We have also been reasonably happy with the costs, including your flexibility when it comes to charges for your services (tailor-made lump sum solution or clearly defined rates and engagement of your lawyers).

We highly appreciate your ability to act and respond to our needs in а manner that left us with confidence to continue cooperation with you also in the future."

Alexey Lisin, Уага lnternational ASA, Legal Department 

 

“I can’t tell you how much I appreciate the support you have given over the years.  You are definitely the most intelligent lawyer that I have worked with and what makes you stand out is you also have the gift of common sense.  I have found that there isn’t a lot of common sense left in the world; it is a treasured commodity.”

E. Michael Tewalthomas, Quality Schools International, Director of Operations

 

"I am very happy to recommend Mr. Frishberg and his law firm's services, without constraints, to any private individual, or corporation being interested in investing, currently operational, or otherwise engage in the Ukrainian market. Mr. Frishberg has on numerous occasions demonstrated extraordinary insight into the legal, political and economic framework for companies and other entities operating in Ukraine and it is a personal pleasure for me to recommend Mr. Frishberg's services to whomever may be interested or in need."

Kasper Ditlevsen, Managing Partner, Founder Lead Nordic Ltd.

 

“We are very satisfied with the services of your law firm and especially appreciate the quick, accurate and business- minded responses and analysis.” 

Dr. Brigitte Carbonare-Hartsleben, British Telecom Global Services 

 

“As always, thank you for your immediate attention to our needs.  Your assistance will help enable us to successfully complete a very large contract and to keep a very good customer.”  

Lori K. Rose, CTB, Inc. 

 

“You did an excellent job for Joss Chemicals BV, and you prepared an excellent report on our behalf.  This was very positive for us, and it allowed us to set up our business in Ukraine.  Now we are actively pursuing this business thanks to your excellent lawyers.”  

Jan Huijbregts, Joss Chemicals BV 

 

“Frishberg & Partners’ advice and services are of excellent quality, very timely, reliable and to the point, and with a good understanding of our business interests.”  

Christoph Zeyen, Tyco Electronics 

 

“We at Sun and I am personally as legal counsel for Sun operation in CIS region, are very pleased with a level of expertise and service which were and are provided to our company in Ukraine by Frishberg & Partners.  I would like to particularly mention also a constant effort of F&P lawyers to keep its clients updated on the most recent developments of Ukrainian legal environment and their responsiveness to our needs in that country.”

Dr. Andrei Zalivako, Sun Microsystems

 

"We hired Frishberg & Partners to analyze certain issues in the Ukrainian legislation in the process of acquiring a company in Ukraine and were very happy with the services we received. All your lawyers we worked with are extremely professional, competent and helpful. Thank you for a job well done."

Dmitriy Kasyanenko, Vimpel Communications

 

“Emilceramica appreciates Frishberg & Partners' professional collaboration in supporting the project "Joint Venture Zeus Keramik" with Ukrainian participation. In this regard, Emilceramica hopes to have Frishberg & Partners' assistance in future.” 

Dr. Efrem Montepietra, Emilceramica SpA

 

“My impression of your company is very good.  I really appreciate the capability and professionalism of your lawyers and the efforts your company successfully put in the defense of ours.  We thank you for your assistance and cooperation.” 

Flavia Smiraglio, Fiat Auto S.p.A.

 

“Thank you and the colleagues at Frishberg & Partners for your assistance and the very valuable input you provided.  We are all happy with the outcome of the matter that was handled well, based on a good sense of judgment, lots of wisdom, good decision making and good use of past learnings from previous experiences in this country.” 

Elias N. Ashkar, INDEVCO Group

 

"Since 1992 we have the pleasure of being the client of Frishberg & Partners, and recent results just confirm that this was and still is a very right choice for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines."

Sergey Fomenko, Commercial Manager (KLM Royal Dutch Airlines)

 

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"Frishberg & Partners are a law firm I have had pleasure working with for many years. Their expertise and knowledge of the Ukraine market is unsurpassed and they are excellent in providing considered and hands-on legal expertise. This is reflected clearly in their book on the Ukraine legal environment which is an invaluable source of information for any executive doing business in this market." 

Dr. Daniel Thorniley, Senior Vice President, The Economist Group, Vienna 

 

Frishberg & Partners 2012