Asters got outstanding recognitions by Ukrainian Law Firms 2020. A Handbook for Foreign Clients (ULF 2020), one of the most comprehensive annual researches of the Ukrainian legal services market.

Consistently with the last years' results Asters Antitrust/Competition practice leads the ranking. The Firm's Aviation, Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring, Criminal Law/White-Collar Crime, Energy & Natural Resources, International Arbitration, International Trade (Trade Remedies/WTO), Labour & Employment, Litigation, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, Private Clients: Wealth Management, Family Law, Retail, and Telecommunications & Media practices are within the top five.

The following Asters' lawyers are distinguished by ULF 2020 for individual professional performance:

  • Co-Managing Partner Oleksiy Didkovskiy – in Litigation;
  • Senior Partner Armen Khachaturyan – in Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring and Energy & Natural Resources (recognized as Authority), Capital Markets, and Corporate/M&A;


  • Gleb Bialyi – in International Trade (Trade Remedies/WTO), and Litigation;
  • Oleg Boichuk – in Real Estate, Construction, Land, and Corporate/M&A;
  • Sergiy Grebenyuk – in Criminal Law/White-Collar Crime;
  • Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi – in International Arbitration;
  • Roman Kostenko – in Real Estate, Construction, Land;
  • Yuriy Kotliarov – in Telecommunications/Media;
  • Talina Kravtsova – in Family Law;
  • Oleksandr Onufrienko – in Private Clients: Wealth Management;
  • Yaroslav Petrov – in Energy and Natural Resources, and International Arbitration;
  • Iryna Pokanay – in Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring;
  • Andriy Pozhidayev– in Litigation;
  • Alexey Pustovit – in International Trade (Trade Remedies/WTO), and Antitrust/Competition;
  • Vadym Samoilenko – in Corporate/M&A;
  • Julia Semeniy – in IP and Information Technologies;
  • Constantin Solyar – in Tax Consulting, and Private Clients: Wealth Management;
  • Roman Stepanenko - in Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring;
  • Igor Svechkar – in Antitrust/Competition (tops the ranking);
  • Oleksandr Voznyuk – in Antitrust/Competition.


  • Gabriel Aslanian – in Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring;
  • Oleg Lazovsky – in Litigation;
  • Olga Lepikhina – in Family Law;
  • Inesa Letych – in Labour & Employment;
  • Oleksandr Maydanyk – in Tax Litigation;
  • Viktoriya Podvorchanska – in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare;
  • Anton Sintsov – in International Trade (Trade Remedies/WTO);
  • Orest Stasiuk – in Criminal Law/White-Collar Crime.


Asters is the largest law firm in Ukraine with offices in Kyiv, Washington D.C., Brussels and London. Chambers Europe 2020 recognizes 21 lawyers of Asters – the largest number of the renowned practitioners in a single Ukrainian law firm.