Asters Law Firm acts as the general partner of the brand new Legal Energy Forum hosted by Yurydychna Praktyka publishing house. The Forum will be held in Kyiv on 30 November 2016, and its agenda will include discussions on legal and economic aspects of energy security of Ukraine, public-private partnership and infrastructure, alternative energy and energy efficiency, as well as energy disputes.
“It is not a surprise that the relevance of organizing the industry focused Legal Energy Forum was initially noted by Yurydychna Praktyka publishing house, which has always been in the forefront of new ideas, trends and solutions for legal services market" – comments Armen Khachaturyan, Senior Partner at Asters and the moderator of the Forum's opening session –"I have no doubts that the Legal Energy Forum will become a platform for efficient discussions involving representatives of regulatory governmental agencies, legal counsels of companies from all the sectors of energy industry, as well as legal practitioners from leading law firms in Ukraine."
Volodymyr Ignashchenko, Advisor to the Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine and one of the guest speakers of the Forum, points out: “I am delighted to support this initiative by taking part in the panel discussion on legal and economic aspects of energy security of Ukraine. I truly hope that the Legal Energy Forum will achieve one of its key goals: to contribute to the increase of investment attractiveness of the energy industry of Ukraine."
The full agenda of the first Legal Energy Forum and the registration details are available following the link.
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Asters' attorneys are well regarded for handling international and domestic transactions for clients engaged in many sectors of the energy industry. We work for major energy companies and government agencies responsible for energy matters. The Firm's expertise in energy industry is highly recommended by such reputable international directories as Chambers Europe 2016, The Legal 500: EMEA 2016 and IFLR1000 2016.