Asters Partner and Co-Head of International Arbitration and Cross-Border Litigation Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi has been appointed to the working group on the development and implementation of international legal mechanisms to seek compensation for the damages caused by Russia's war against Ukraine.
Specializing in international arbitration and cross-border litigation disputes, Kliuchkovskyi has been a Partner at Asters since 2018. Between 2018 and 2019, he was a Vice President of the Ukrainian Premier League (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on April 12, 2018). Previously, Kliuchkovskyi spent over seven years at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, having first joined as a Counsel in 2011 and being promoted to a Partner the same year. Earlier still, he worked at Magisters from 2004 to 2011, first as Junior Associate between 2004 and 2005, and later promoted to Associate, Senior Associate, and Counsel in 2005, 2010, and 2011, respectively. In 2008, Kliuchkovskyi also spent two months on secondment to White & Case.
According to Asters, "the working group was established by President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on May 18, 2022. Comprising the leading international and Ukrainian public law practitioners and scholars as well as representatives of Ukrainian state authorities, the working group develops a proposal for the establishment of the International Claims Commission for Ukraine to adjudicate claims for compensation arising out of Russia’s armed invasion of Ukraine."