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About us

Each of us has different professional and life experiences – from human rights defenders to civil servants.

However, we all understand the need for constant self-improvement and professional growth.

About us

OUR TEAM

NAZAR KULCHYTSKYY
Founder, Head of firm

Practice areas: European Court of Human Rights case law, criminal and administrative law.

Education: Ivan Franko Lviv National University, specialization in public international law (2003) and constitutional law (2005).

Experience:

2017 – present – lawyer, National expert of the OSCE Project Coordinator Ukraine and the Office of the Council of Europe in Kyiv, senior teaching fellow at the Legal Sciences Department of the National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”. Being a lawyer practitioner, he has comprehensive experience in representing the interests of legal and natural persons in criminal proceedings. He represents the interests of legal and natural persons before the European Court of Human Rights.

2012-2013 – Government Agent of Ukraine before the European Court of Human Rights. Main responsibilities – representation of the Government before the European Court of Human Rights, identification of measures necessary for the enforcement of decisions of the European Court, as well as reporting to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on the progress of enforcement of European Court’s decisions in Ukraine and conducting an examination of draft legal act on compliance with the European Convention.

Holding position of the Government Agent, he prepared the position of the Government in more than 500 cases before the European Court of Human Rights, in particular, represented Ukraine at oral hearings on Lutsenko v. Ukraine, Tymoshenko v. Ukraine and Oleksandr Volkov v. Ukraine.

2007 – 2012 – Head of the Office of the Government Agent of Ukraine for the European Court of Human Rights.

Andriana Kulchytska
Partner attorney

Practice areas: European Court of Human Rights case law, criminal and administrative law

Pavlo Plotka
Attorney

Practice areas: criminal law. Represents interests of clients in criminal proceedings and has more than 12 years of court practice.

Anastasiia Nekrasova
Lawyer

Practice areas: European Court of Human Rights case law, Constitutional Law and Legal Analytics.

Oksana Kravchenko
Assistant of lawyer

Education: Open International University of Human Development ‘Ukraine’, specialization in Law (2006)

News and articles

Lazarenko and others v. Ukraine, how court summons must be conducted in accordance with Article 6 of the Convention

The opinion that according to the judgment of the European Court of Human Rights in the case of Lazarenko and others v. Ukraine (application no. 70329/12 and 5 others, judgment of 27.06.2017) court summons should be sent only as registered correspondence is actively disseminated in the professional Internet communities.

State of Ratification of Protocols Nos. 15 and 16 of the European Convention on Human Rights

Protocols Nos. 15 and 16 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms were opened for signature in 2013 with a several months of difference. Protocols were designed to reduce the burden on the European Court of Human Rights and, accordingly, increase its effectiveness.

Is it Possible to Try or Punish Person Twice?

Is it possible to try or punish twice? What is the practice of the European Court of Human Rights on this issue? Answering these questions, the Court has prepared a Handbook on Article 4 of Protocol No. 7 of the European Convention on Human Rights based on the Court’s decisions up to August 2017.

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