Leonardo Business Centre
19-21 Bohdana Khmelnytskoho St.
Kyiv 01030, Ukraine
T: + 380 44 230 6000
F: + 380 44 230 6001
Asters is a full-service independent national law firm that has maintained a strong presence in Ukraine since 1995. The Firm provides efficient transactional legal advice and represents clients on a broad spectrum of matters arising in the course of doing business in Ukraine. Asters’ capability is based on one of the largest team of professionals, including 16 partners and more than 60 attorneys. The Firm combines established world-class quality, international recognition and strong local presence.
Asters has developed one of the strongest aviation practices in Ukraine. We regularly advise aircraft and aircraft parts manufacturers, Ukrainian and international cargo and passenger airlines, airports, aviation insurers, tour operators and other aviation industry enterprises on various corporate, finance, regulatory, antitrust, tax, administrative, enforcement, employment and litigation matters. The firm’s aviation attorneys have significant expertise in aircraft sale, purchase, lease, fractional ownership, management and finance transactions, enabling us to deliver fast and top-quality solutions to our clients.
We act for clients active in the business segments of aircraft engineering, design and production of commercial and military aircraft and aero-structures, aero intelligence and technical support, as well as helicopters, aeronautics, space, defence and security systems and related support materials and services. In particular, we have worked for or in transactions involving Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments Co. LLC, Agusta S.p.A., AgustaWestland N.V., Alenia Aeronautica S.p.A., Austrian Airlines, The Boeing Company, Bombardier Inc., CAE Aviation Training B.V., DRS Technologies, Inc., Finmeccanica – SpA, Hamilton Sundstrand, Historic Flight Foundation, Meinl Airports International, Pratt & Whitney, WSK “PZL-Świdnik” S.A., SELEX Sensors and Airborne Systems Inc., Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, JSC Sukhoi Company, THALES Air Systems S.A., United Technologies Corporation, Volvo Aero Engine Services AB, Wizz Air and others.
Asters is the winner of the 2014 and 2015 Law Firm of the Year: Ukraine and the CIS award by The Lawyer and No. 1 law firm in Ukraine according to the 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 Top 50 Law Firms Annual National Ranking byLegal Practice Weekly. Asters is a holder of the 2012 Client Service Law Firm of the Year – Ukraine Award from Chambers Europe. The Firm is also a two time holder of International Law Office Client Choice Award for Ukraine. The Firm is a highly recommended law firm in Ukraine by major international reviews, including IFLR1000, Chambers Global and Chambers Europe, The Legal 500. Asters’ partners and lawyers are distinguished by the world’s best peer review-based surveys such as Best Lawyers, Expert Guides, and Who’s Who Legal.