Ms Julia Semeniy > Asters > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Asters
LEONARDO BUSINESS CENTRE
19-21 BOHDANA KHMELNYTSKOHO STREET
01030 KIEV
Ukraine

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Partner.

Julia focuses on intellectual property, data protection, anti-corruption and other compliance matters. She advises clients on a variety of issues associated with the acquisition, licensing and assignment, as well as enforcement of IP rights including trademarks, copyright, patents etc.

In the field of anti-corruption and compliance, Julia deals with policy evaluation and development, internal investigations, risk identification and assessment, representation and defense.

Ms. Semeniy has deep expertise in litigation and other legal proceedings. She represents clients in courts, before the Antimonopoly Committee, Ukrainian Patent and Trademark Office, law-enforcement, customs and other governmental agencies.

Languages

English, Russian, Ukrainian.

Memberships

  • Ukrainian Bar Association;
  • Ukrainian Association of Patent Attorneys;
  • International Trademark Association (INTA), a member of the Internet Committee;
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI).

Education

International Science-and-Technology University (Master’s degree in law, 2001); Intellectual Property and Law Institute (2006).

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Intellectual property

Asters handles M&A-related IP matters, and it also acts for clients on franchising, technology transfer, unfair competition and litigation. It frequently assists large domestic and international companies with trade mark searches and registration, as well as the management of patents, trade secrets and copyright. It also has a niche practice in the protection of plant varieties. Practice head Julia Semeniy handles both strategic and contentious matters. Associates Olena Kozhokar and Yuliia Matsiuk also play key roles.