Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi is a partner of the international arbitration and cross-border litigation practice and a head of the sports law practice of EPAP Ukraine. Mr Kliuchkovskyi has over 10 years of legal practice experience, representing clients in energy disputes, commercial and investment arbitration, transnational litigation, mediation and negotiations, and sports law cases. Since joining the firm in 2004, his practice has encompassed client representation at all stages of proceedings both in court and before arbitral tribunals. His experience includes handling arbitrations held at many major arbitration institutions, including the LCIA, SCC, ICC, ICSID, CAS and AAA, as well as before ad hoc tribunals.
Mr Kliuchkovskyi regularly represents the interests of Ukraine in various international disputes, as well as of the panel of his clients, which include, among others, DCH, FC Metalist, Bunge, Advent, Altimo and Hochtief. He has also served as an arbitrator to adjudicate commercial disputes. He has experience in enforcing foreign court decisions and arbitration awards in Ukraine, and in representing sports clubs and players before various courts and tribunals.
Mr Kliuchkovskyi holds a master of international law from the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. He earned his LLM degree in international dispute resolution (magna cum laude) from Pittsburgh University Law School.