Yulia Kyrpa

Partner, Head of Banking and Finance


  • Banking & Finance
  • M&A in banking and financial sector
  • Cross-border financing transactions
  • Transactions with distressed debts and debt restructuring procedures


Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Master of Law

Work Experience

Current: AEQUO Law Firm, Partner
Previous: Vasil Kisil & Partners, Partner; Ukrsotsbank, Chief Contractual Department;National Television Company of Ukraine, Legal advisor


  • Best Lawyers lists Yulia Kyrpa among the leading experts in Banking & Finance in Ukraine
  • Prestigious international directory Chamber Global recommends Ms. Kyrpa for Banking & Finance in Ukraine. Clients say that she is “at the forefront of what is happening in the industry” and she offers tremendous “force of will and energy”
  • International legal guide Chambers Europe mentioned Yulia Kyrpa as one of the leading experts in banking and financial law of Ukraine. “Yulia Kyrpa has impressed both clients and peers with her technical know-how and deep understanding of the finance sector”.
    Sources say: “Our impression is just excellent and we always find her work to be really convincing”
  • Legal research IFLR 1000 mentioned Yulia Kyrpa as a leading Ukrainian lawyer in the field of banking and financial law
  • The renowned international directory Legal 500 mentioned Yulia Kyrpa as a leading Ukrainian lawyer in the field of banking, finance and capital markets and names her ‘the “go-to” lawyer in the banking sector’
  • Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients mentions Yulia as one of the notable experts in banking and finance, securities transactions, international finance, mergers and acquisitions, as well as insurance in Ukraine
  • Listed in “Top 100 best Lawyers of Ukraine. Clients’ Choice 2012-2013” by Yurydychna Gazeta (Legal newspaper) in Banking & Finance
  • Listed as one of the prominent lawyers for Banking & Finance and Capital Markets by the annual ranking “Top 50 leading Ukrainian Law Firms” organized by the Ukrainian weekly newspaper “Yuridicheskaya Praktika” (Legal practice)
  • Member of International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member of Kyiv City Bar Association
  • Member of Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)