Olena Oliinyk

Olena Oliinyk is an intern in the Dispute Resolution Practice Group in the Dusseldorf office. She studied law at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv/Ukraine.

After the invasion of Crimea and Donbas in 2014, several countries imposed economic sanctions on the Russian Federation and on Russian companies. The sanctions have been tightened after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and an end to the sanctions and to a possible further tightening is not in sight. The sanctions had and continue to have a significant impact on the resolution of disputes with persons/entities affected by the sanctions: counsel may no longer be able…