ETERNA LAW is one of the TOP-5 Ukrainian law firms, was founded in 2002. The firm's practice was initially centered on legal issues pertaining to international trade of commodities but, as the firm grew, it expanded into international corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, international financial transactions, tax, international arbitration/litigation, mediation, asset management, real estate and construction, foreign investments, antitrust, family, energy and natural resources, maritime and transportation law.

Over the past years, the firm has grown and is now one of the most dynamic and fast-growing full-service law firms on the Ukrainian market. The firm provides top-notch legal expertise to leaders of the business community, both international companies operating in Ukraine, the CIS and Europe, and Ukrainian/Russian businesses.

ETERNA LAW’ Kyiv office is the headquarters of the firm’s practice groups in Ukraine and includes over 50 lawyers. Most of the firm's practitioners have completed post-graduate studies in the US, UK and EU countries. This enables us to combine international experience and knowledge with a complete familiarity with the specifics of the Ukrainian legal environment and its business realities.


Ukrainian office of ETERNA LAW is highly recommended by international and local legal directories:

  • TOP-5 Ukrainian law firms by «Business»/Legal Practice 2015
  • Recommended in tax, corporate & M&A, dispute resolution, intellectual property,  energy and real estate by Legal 500 EMEA 2016
  • Best CIS full-service law firm by Acquisition International 2016
  • Banking Law Firm of the Year in Ukraine in 2016 by ACQ 5 Global Awards 
  • Agribsuiness Law Firm of the year in Ukraine in 2016 by ACQ  5 Global Awards
  • International Financing Law Firm in Ukraine in 2016 by Worldwide Financial Advisor Awards Magazine
  • Top-Ranked in M&A by IFLR1000 

Key contacts

Andrey Astapov

Managing Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution Practice