Hosted by Legal Week, The 2013 British Legal Awards has shortlisted Asters for the European Law Firm of the Year award. For the second consecutive year, Asters is the only Ukrainian law firm which has been honored to contest for the award with its 5 peers from the cream of the European legal market. Namely Asters will compete with Garrigues, Gomez-Acebo & Pombo, Magnusson, Miranda Correia Amendoeira, and Pepeliaev Group.
Commenting on the nomination, Asters' Managing Partner Oleksiy Didkovskiy noted: "I'm proud to see Asters among the final nominees. It is a great achievement to be there along with the best European law firms.The shortlisting recognizes hard work and strong commitment of our team to our clients. I would also like to mention that this award has been so valuable mainly thanks to high profile unbiased judges and distinguished participants."
The British Legal Awards was established to recognise the important contribution that legal business community makes, not just to the UK economy but also to wider Europe. As ever, winners will be chosen by an independent panel of judges made up of senior in-house lawyers, former managing and senior partners and other senior business figures.
The winners will be announced on 28 November 2013 at Old Billingsgate Market, London.