Asters received the Law Firm of the Year (Ukraine) Award 2014 granted by international ranking Who's Who Legal at a black-tie ceremony held in New-York on 31 March 2014.
The awards recognize firms that score highly from Who's Who independent international research taken from clients and private practitioners in over 60 jurisdictions. Factors taken into consideration include, for example, the number of lawyers from the relevant law firm, the number of the firm's legal practice areas listed by the publication, the results achieved in previous appraisals and the sum of weighted votes achieved by lawyers from the law firm in question compared with the sum achieved by lawyers from other law firms in the country in question.
Asters Senior Partner Armen Khachaturyan who received the award comments: "We are honoured by such recognition from international legal community. It is specially valuable at the time of challenges facing Ukraine. It inspires Asters lawyers to further contribute to rule of law principles to be re-established in Ukraine and to lead processes for consolidation of Ukrainian legal market providing clients with top-quality advice they deserve at the uneasy time."
Who's Who Legal is a recognized source of information about the international legal market, an official research partner of the International Bar Association and a strategic partner of the international law section of the American Bar Association. The results of the award are officially published in the latest issue of The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers.