Vasil Kisil & Partners advise JA Europe on establishing a presence in Ukraine


Vasil Kisil & Partners acted as a legal advisor of Junior Achievement Europe (JA Europe) on the establishment of a separate institutional presence in Ukraine.

JA Europe is the largest non-profit in Europe dedicated to preparing young people for employment and entrepreneurship. The JA network in Europe reaches almost 4 million young people across 40 countries which are supported by over 100,000 business volunteers and 140,000 educators.

Vasil Kisil & Partners' team advised JA Europe on various project matters, including the establishment of a specialized NGO and consultations on corporate & labor law.

Salvatore Nigro, CEO of JA Europe: "JA Europe has been supported with extremely professional, high-level legal advice in setting up a non-profit organization in Ukraine. Junior Achievement Ukraine has been established within the optimal timeframe and with great interaction and support. We highly appreciated the collaboration with the team of legal attorneys from Vasil Kisil & Partners".

The project team included counsels Anatoliy Pashynskyi and Oleksandr Melnyk, associates Solomiia Petryk and Vitalii Meliankov, supervised by partner Volodymyr Igonin.