Lawyer, Ph.D, partner and co-founder of the Firm. Personally ranked lawyer in Chambers Europe 2020, Chambers Global 2017, Legal 500 EMEA 2020, Best Lawyers 2021 (Competition/ Antitrust Law, Litigation, Government Practice), Pravo-300 (Competition) and Kommersant (Antitrust and Competition,Commercial law, Energy and natural resources). Mr. Ischuk’s speciality is antitrust, customs law and energy. He is well known in the market thanks to his work in precedent setting cases representing the interests of companies - leaders in their segments. In 2018-2019 he was awarded two honorary thanks at once - from the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS Russia) (2018) and the Association of Antitrust Experts (AAE) (2018 - 2019). The head of the FAS Russia, Igor Artemyev, awarded Ilya for his services in ensuring freedom of competition and effective protection of entrepreneurship, and Chairman of the AAE General Council Andrey Rego noted Ilya’s outstanding contribution to the development of the Association of Antitrust Experts.