Recommended by Legal 500, 2013
Recognised by The International Who’s Who of Project Finance Lawyers, 2013
“Valeria Lysenko is ‘one of the finest minds in the UAE'.” Legal 500, 2013
Valeria has over a decade of substantial UAE experience in practising corporate and commercial law with a focus on banking and finance.
She has advised UAE and international project sponsors and lenders in various asset finance and landmark project finance transactions across a variety of industry sectors, including water and electricity, aluminium and alternative energy.
Valeria graduated with honours from the Moscow Institute of International Relations (University) as a lawyer specialising in international law. Following a brief service with the Russian Embassy in Nicaragua, she practised international and Russian tax law with Ernst & Young in Moscow before continuing her legal career in Dubai.
Valeria is fluent in English and Russian and has knowledge of Ukrainian, Spanish, Italian and French.