Asters is delighted to announce that Dmytro Shemelin has joined the Firm's Dispute Resolution practice as counsel.
Dmytro has more than 10 years of experience in international dispute resolution, including international investment and commercial arbitration according to all major arbitration rules, as well as international litigation. He is recognized as one of the leading practitioners in International Arbitration in Ukraine according to Ukrainian Law Firms 2016 research.
Dmytro Shemelin has LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement from Geneva University and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and Specialist degree in Law with honours from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. Dmytro is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACIArb) and has authored over 50 publications on international dispute resolution and the issues of Ukrainian law.
"Dmytro is a prominent expert and is highly respected on the Ukrainian legal market." – Oleksiy Didkovskiy, Asters' Managing Partner and head of the Firm's Dispute Resolution practice, points out – "We welcome Dmytro's joining Asters and are sure that he will be an outstanding addition to an exemplary team of Asters' lawyers capable of completing the most challenging tasks of the clients."
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Asters is a full-service independent national law firm that has maintained a strong presence in Ukraine since 1995. Asters has been acknowledged as the Law Firm of the Decade by Ukraine's Legal Awards 2016. The Firm 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, 2015 and 2016 Top 50 Law Firms Annual National Ranking.