Russian lawyer Maria Kobanenko has been promoted to Partner at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.
EPAM describes Kobanenko as a “renowned expert in antitrust law and has extensive experience in dealing with comprehensive matters related to state and corporate procurement, anti-competitive agreements and abuse of market dominance." According to the firm, “she has been representing clients in proceedings before courts and the FAS Russia, and has been engaged in legislative drafting, namely in the development of the fourth antimonopoly package and amendments to the procurement laws.”
Kobanenko graduated with honors from Saratov State Law Academy and also holds a Master of Economics degree from Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
“I am happy to have been on the EPAM team for over ten years now and I’m grateful to clients and colleagues for their support, trust, and our successful teamwork,” commented Kobanenko. “At my new position, I’ll keep focusing on antitrust matters and develop procurement aspects.”