Constantin Solyar, Asters' Partner, graduated from Harvard Law School receiving Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree. Constantin specializes in taxation. His areas of practice also include M&A, corporate, and foreign investment. Constantin Solyar was named Up and Coming lawyer in taxation by Chambers Europe 2015.
Another Asters' Partner, Svitlana Chepurna, received Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. Svitlana focuses on corporate and commercial law, M&A, foreign investments, as well as dispute resolution.
"The Asters' 60-lawyer strong team led by fifteen partners offers to clients a mix of deep local awareness and substantial international experience. The Firm's lawyers received law degrees from the best Ukrainian, European, and US law schools, and many of them started their careers at the leading international law firms in the US, Europe, and Ukraine. This background allows Asters to combine world-class professionalism and quality with clear understanding of local realities in order to deliver practical advice in the most client-friendly manner", Oleksiy Didkovskiy, Asters' Managing Partner, comments.
Strengthening their professional expertise, Asters lawyers continue to emphasize the Firm's leading position on the Ukrainian legal market which is recognized by international and national legal community.
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Asters is a full-service independent national law firm that has maintained a strong presence in Ukraine since 1995. Asters is a two-time winner of the Law Firm of the Year: Ukraine and the CIS award (The Lawyer European Awards 2014 and 2015), Law Firm of the Year (Ukraine) award (Who's Who Legal Awards 2014), Law Firm of the Year award (Ukrainian Legal Awards 2014) and is also named No. 1 law firm in Ukraine according to the 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Top 50 Law Firms Annual National Ranking.