Asters became a finalist nominee for the European Law Firm of the Year 2012 Award by The British Legal Awards delivered annually by Legal Week, a leading British publication for commercial lawyers. The awards celebrate excellence and innovation among law firms and in-house lawyers.
The prestigious nature of the awards is highlighted by the high caliber of the nominees. Among the finalists this year are Cleary Gottlieb, Latham & Watkins, Allen & Overy, Linklaters, Sullivan & Cromwel and other leading firms. Asters is the only Ukrainian shortlisted firm.
Commenting on the nomination, Senior Partner Armen Khachaturyan says, "This nomination is a great honor for us. We have had a successful and dynamic year and rankings show it. This year we got the Client Service Law Firm of the Year Award from the Chambers Europe, Law Firm of the Year from Yuridicheskaya Praktika, and have been shortlisted for the Law Firm of the Year: Russia and CIS by The Lawyer European Awards."
The winners of The British Legal Awards will be announced at a ceremony in London on 22 November 2012.