All-Ukrainian independent public competition «Advocate of the Year — 2018»
The Association of Advocates of Ukraine announces the launch of the All-Ukrainian Independent Public Competition «The Advocate of the Year — 2018», which this year will increase the scale and introduce new rules for holding.
The competition starts on May 15 and consists of 3 stages:
— Submission of questionnaires by nominees from May 15 to August 15
— on-line voting from September 1 to September 20
— Solemn awarding after approval of the results of on-line voting and determination of the finalists — on October 5.
Information about the finalists will be published in the magazine «Public People» (general information partner) and in a special issue of the Bulletin of the AAU, dedicated to the Competition «Advocate of the Year».
The competition commission chooses 5 finalists in each of the proposed 21 practices:
— criminal law;
— civil law;
— family law;
— financial and banking law;
— tax law;
— agrarian and land law;
— medical and pharmaceutical law;
— corporate law;
— economic (commercial) law,
— international arbitration;
— international commercial law,
— mergers and acquisitions;
— antitrust and competition law;
— IT right,
— Foreign investment;
— anti-raider practice;
— customs law;
— Intellectual property rights;
— labor law;
— media right;
— maritime and transport law.
Also this year, for the first time, we award participants who are not lawyers in the following categories:
- The best politician-lawyer;
- The best in-house lawyer;
- The best journalist writing on legal topics;
- The best legal TV program;
- Lawyer-public figure;
- A lawyer is a legislator.
If you have any questions, please contact: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org