Konnov & Sozanovsky once again acted as a sponsor of participation of the Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University team in annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot that had taken place in Vienna from March 30 to April 3, 2007. Mr. Borys Lobovyk, senior lawyer at Konnov & Sozanovsky, has participated as team’s coach as well as Head of the department of international private and custom law of International Relations Institute, professor Mr. Anatoliy Dovgert and docent Mr. Alexandr Seryogin.
This time both arbitrators and participants of competition have mentined high general level of Ukrainian team’s speeches. This was confirmed by honorable awarding of its participant Mr. Alexandr Drug as one of the best apeaker at oral debates for the first time in the history of Ukrainian teams’ participation.
Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot is the most all-encompassing and demanding international competition for students-lawyers in the area of private law. This year the competition has admitted 178 teams from leading world’s universities including the Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University team.
We congratulate the team and wish them good luck at next year’s competition!