On 21 June 2013 Ukrainian weekly Yurydychna hazeta held an awarding ceremony for the 100 Best Lawyers in Ukraine based on all-Ukrainian study the Choice of the Clients 2012-2013. According to the research 7 Asters' partners are in the list of top 100 lawyers in Ukraine, namely, Managing Partner Oleksiy Didkovskiy, Senior Partner Armen Khachaturyan, Partners Roman Kostenko, Oleksandr Padalka, Iryna Pokanay, Vadym Samoilenko, and Igor Svechkar.
The study also presented results in key practices specifying the best hundred lawyers. The list of finalists in the Antimonopoly Law includes Igor Svechkar; in Banking & Finance – Armen Khachaturyan and Iryna Pokanay; in Energy and Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction – Roman Kostenko; Intellectual Property – Oleksandr Padalka; Corporate Law and M&A – Oleksiy Didkovskiy and Vadym Samoilenko; Securities and Stock Market – Armen Khachaturyan and Iryna Pokanay.
Also, Yurydychna Hazeta held an alternative research TOP-250 to determine the most qualified lawyers by independent questioning of the representatives of over 200 leading law firms in Ukraine. Seven partners and one counsel of Asters have been listed among 250 best lawyers in 15 key practices, namely dispute resolution, M&A, corporate law, insurance, telecommunications/media, banking and finance, capital markets, labour and employment, securities and stock market, intellectual property, aviation law, antitrust, energy and natural resources, real estate, and sports law.