>Asters has been shortlisted for The Lawyer European Awards in the Law Firm of the Year: Russia and the CIS category and Asters' Managing Partner Oleksiy Didkovskiy has been shortlisted as European Managing Partner of the year.
Firms nominated for the awards are selected based on such criteria as ability to get new clients, engage in complex, inventive, or large transactions or cases, and other strategic achievements during the year. The judging panel includes general counsel of leading corporations such as Rusal, Unisys, and Caterpillar as well as managing partners of prominent law firms worldwide.
The awards are organized by the publishers of The Lawyer, a leading British weekly magazine covering the legal market. They recognize Law Firms of the Year in various regions of Europe and Middle East. The winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on 25 October 2012 in Monte Carlo.
The Lawyer European Awards 2012 Shortlist can be found here.