3 August 2011
Lavrynovych & Partners acts as local adviser on government guarantees securing Air Express Project

Under an agreement with the international law firm White & Case, Lavrynovych & Partners has advised the Ukrainian Finance Ministry in the process of negotiating and signing a guarantee agreement for a USD 372,313,538 loan obtained by the state-run Directorate for Construction and Management of National Project “Air Express” and by other Kyiv regional infrastructure facilities from the Export-Import Bank of China.

The loan will be used to implement a project involving the construction of a high-speed railway line between Kyiv and BoryspilInternational Airport and a loop road around Kyiv.

The international law firm White & Case acted as the English adviser. On the part of Lavrynovych & Partners, legal support for the project at all its stages was provided by Partner Iryna Marushko, who heads the firm’s Banking & Finance practice, and by Senior Associate Olena Zubchenko.