Senior partner of Konnov & Sozanovsky participated in the meeting of partners of the leading Ukrainian law firms

02.04.2004

Mr. Sergei Konnov, the senior partner with Konnov & Sozanovsky, participated in the meeting of partners of the leading Ukrainian law firms. The meeting was held in Kiev under the auspices of the Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA).

During the meeting hot issues pertaining to development of the Ukrainian legal market were discussed.

The participants of the meeting decided to form the steering committee within the UBA's Partners' Forum which will focus on drafting proposal to create more favourable conditions for the legal market of Ukraine. This will enhance the prestige of the legal profession, as well as increase the effectiveness of law firms' business and give more opportunities for its growth.

Mr. Sergei Konnov, who is also the Vice-President of the Ukrainian Bar Association, and other participants expressed the views as to the current situation and the nearest prospects.

As a result of the meeting, the working group was formed. It has to develop the host issues settlements and represent its proposals before the participants of the Partners' forum.