Kyiv, 25 September 2015. Vladimir Sayenko, partner with Sayenko Kharenko law firm and the Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA) Board member coordinating the UBA’s international relations strategy, met the Israel Bar Association (IBA) Vice-President Mr. Uri Keinan and the head of the Anti Money Laundering committee Mr Benny Katz.
Vladimir Sayenko shared his views on the current state of the bar in Ukraine and provided an overview of the UBA’s priorities and recent activities. The representatives of the Israel Bar association emphasized the importance of combatting corruption in Ukraine, in particular within the judicial and law enforcement system. The parties also discussed prospects for international cooperation, including joint events by the two associations.
The meeting took place at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Kyiv, where at the same time UBA conducted its IV Annual Tax Forum.