16 December 2019

Ms Olena Drozdova receives award from UNBA

Drozdova & Partners Law Firm Director Olena Drozdova has received a badge of honour from the Ukrainian National Bar Association.

The Ukrainian National Bar Association’s and Bar Council’s chair Lidiia Izovitovahas handed down the award at a ceremonial event confined to the National Bar Day, which has been held in Kyiv on 13 December 2019.

I express my thanks to the management of the National Bar Association for this award. As an advocate and a science theorist, I make all efforts to contribute to the implementation of the constitutional guarantee of quality legal assistance,’ Ms Drozdova has pointed out.

Please be reminded that advocate Olena Drozdova is also the Deputy Chair of the Committee on Medical and Pharmaceutical Law and Bioethics of the Ukrainian National Bar Association and a senior research associate at the department of study of prosecution activities from a perspective of international law and the introduction of caselaw of the European Court of Human Rights of the National Academy of Ukraine’s Prosecution.

As one of the experts in the ECHR caselaw, Ms Drozdova monitors judgments of the Strasbourg-based court, translates them into Ukrainian, and analyses key legal opinions as part of a popular project titled ‘ECHR. Ukrainian Aspect.’