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UKRAINE

1. Ivan Franko National University in Lviv, School of Law

2. Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University, Faculty of Law

3. National Law Academy of Ukraine named after Yaroslav the Wise

 

Ivan Franko National University in Lviv did not respond to our emails, so some answers are missing or they are incomplete.

 

1. Ivan Franko National University in Lviv, School of Law
Sichovykh Striltciv St., 14 Lviv, 79000 Ukraine
Phone: +38 (0322) 740 080; Fax: +38 (0322) 740 380;
Email: deklaw@law.Franko.Lviv.ua

Process from Law School to practice:

Generally Diploma is the basic for a law school graduate to become a fully licensed member of the Bar. The only exception is for judges, barristers and solicitors who must take additional state exam.

2. Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University, Faculty of Law
Volodimirska vul., 64, Kiev, Ukraine
Phone: +38 044 224 5008; Fax: +38 044 221 3237;
Email: legislator@mail.univ.kiev.ua

Process from Law School to practice:

To become a fully licensed member of the Bar the law school graduate needs to have postgraduate practical experience of at least two years and to pass the special examination in the Bar.

 

3. National Law Academy of Ukraine named after Yaroslav the Wise
77, Pushkinskaya St., 61024 Kharkiv, Ukraine
Phone: +380 572 191 293; Fax: +380 572 475 825;
Email: uracad@kharkov.com

Process from Law School to practice:

All students are guaranteed employment after graduation, because the academy has general agreements with the corresponding bodies.

To become a fully licensed member of the Bar a person needs to have a Specialist degree in Law.

In order to become a defense lawyer or notary public additional special examination (arranged by corresponding authority) are required. For judges, Specialist degree in Law and practical experience as a lawyer is required.

In the structure of the academy there is a Professional Judges Training Institute (only Master degree) and Further Training Institute for the staff from courts, prosecutor’s office etc.