Round table on Regulation of Legal Profession and Ethics

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Round table on Regulation of Legal Profession and Ethics

22 May

13:00-16:00
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The Ukrainian Bar Association together with the American Bar Association have a pleasure of inviting you to take part in a round table on Regulation of Legal Profession and Ethics.

The event to be held on May 22 at Kyiv National University after Taras Shevchenko, room 204. The registration starts at 1.00 pm.

The working languages of the event: English and Ukrainian. Simultaneals translation will be provided. 

PROGRAM

13:00-13:30

Registration. Welcome Coffee

13:30-13:40

Welcoming Remarks

13:40-14:45

SESSION 1. Bars as key players for regulation of legal profession

Moderator: TBD

13:40-13:55

The role of bar associations in the successful development of the legal profession

Denys Bugay, UBA President (2013-2017 years), Partner at VB PARTNERS

13:55- 14:10

How can leadership be encouraged within bar associations?

Robert Brown

Chair, ABA Section of International Law Lynch, Cox, Gilman & Goodman PSC Louisville, Kentucky

14:10-14:30

Q&A session

14:30-15:00

Coffee break

15:00-16:05

SESSION 2. Ethic rules: state of matters and challenges

Moderator: TBD

15:00-15:15

Current trends in legal ethics and regulation

Dmytro Kukhnyuk, Expert of the «Tomorrow’s Lawyer» Program, Managing Partner at Melnyk, Kukhnyuk & Partners Attorneys at Law

15:15  15:30

Social nets and legal ethics: where the line should be drawn

Dmytro Ostapenko, Councel at Krolevetskyi & Partners Law Firm

15:30-15:45

Implementation of Integrity principle in Judicial and Advocacy reforms

Maryan Martynyuk, Senior Partner at MORIS

15:45-16:05

Q&A session

Participation in this event is free, however registration is required to participate. Please register here.

For additional information on the event and partnership opportunities, please contact the UBA Secretariat at tel.: +380 (44) 492-88-48, e-mail: komitet@uba.ua. Contact person - Mariia Kopytsia.