Round Table “Transfer of the russian Assets to Ukraine: Multilateral and Bilateral Contractual Mechanisms of Repatriation”

Inviting you to the online round table “Transfer of the Russian assets to Ukraine: multilateral and bilateral contractual mechanisms of repatriation”.

Date and time: June 29, 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. Kyiv time.

Format: online (Zoom).

Organized by: ANTS – National Interests Advocacy Network, Ukrainian Bar Association.

Working languages: Ukrainian and English. Speeches of foreign experts will be provided with simultaneous translation.

Topics for discussion:

  • What is the potential of international contractual mechanisms for the repatriation of assets to provide compensation to Ukraine?
  • Have the possibilities of applying bilateral agreements on the protection of investments been exhausted?
  • Where do agreed mechanisms for the repatriation of assets of the Russian Federation stand within the overall strategy of providing compensation for war losses to Ukraine?
  • What are the “invisible” opportunities at this stage for Ukraine to obtain Russian assets through asset repatriation?
  • What are the successful precedents and challenges in the international practice of asset repatriation?
  • How do asset repatriation mechanisms serve as a form of pressure on the Russian Federation, and what direct and indirect successes can be achieved?

These revisions clarify the questions while maintaining their original intent.


Yaroslav Sydorovych, Senior Expert of the project “Russian Assets As the Source to Restore the Ukrainian Economy”, ANTS – National Interests Advocacy Network

Yurii Pukavskyi, Master’s Research at the Catholic University of Lyon (France)

Serhiy Verlanov, Attorney-at-Law, Ph.D, Head of the State Tax Service of Ukraine (2019-2020)

Markiyan Bem, Ph.D., Attorney-at-Law, Partner at Nazar Kulchytskyi and partners Law Firm

Ivan Horodyskyy, Ph.D., Attorney-at-Law, Board Member of the Ukrainian Bar Association

Carlos Ramos-Mrosovsky, Attorney-at-Law, Partner at BakerHostetler Law Firm (New York, USA)

Olena Sukmanova, Doctor of Law, Partner, Head of litigation practice at Sayenko Kharenko Law Firm, First Deputy Minister of Justice of Ukraine (2017-2019)

Oleh Pidkhomnyi, Doctor of Economics, professor, representative of the State Institution for Postgraduate Education “Academy of Financial Monitoring”


Lidia Lisovska, Doctor of Economics, Professor, project expert “russian Assets As the Source to Restore the Ukrainian Economy” at ANTS – National Interests Advocacy Network

The event is held within the framework of the discussion platform of the ITF of the ANTS Project “russian assets as the Source to Restore of the Ukrainian economy”, which is implemented in cooperation with the National Democratic Institute (NDI) with the financial support of the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).

Participation in the event is free. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

For additional questions, please, contact: +38 (063) 792-30-99 (calls via Viber, WhatsApp) or e-mail: Contact person – Tetiana Osaulenko.

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