Asters announced the appointment of Yaroslav Petrov as partner

Asters is delighted to announce that Yaroslav Petrov has been promoted to partner effective 1 January 2018.

Yaroslav Petrov joined Asters as Associate in June 2010 and was promoted to counsel in July 2014. Yaroslav holds master of law degree from the Donetsk National University and LL.M in International Arbitration from the Stockholm University. Yaroslav also attended a non-degree course in International Business and Management from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (USA).

Yaroslav’s core practices are energy law and international arbitration in which he is recognized as a leading Ukrainian lawyer by international market reviews Chambers Europe, IFLR1000, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal and Best Lawyers. 

Yaroslav is included in the Panel of Mediators of the Energy Community Dispute and Negotiation Centre and the list of arbitrators of Vienna International Arbitration Center (VIAC), Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration (VCCA), Lithuanian Arbitration Court, Georgian International Arbitration Centre, and Kazakhstan International Arbitration.

Yaroslav Petrov is a co-chair of the Fuel & Energy Committee of the European Business Association, a Board Member of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association, a member of the roster of experts of the Energy Community, a member of the Council of the Ukrainian Bar Association ADR Committee, and a national reporter for Kluwer Arbitration and World Arbitration Reporter.

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