ETERNA LAW has successfully represented a well-known Swiss trade arm of a major governmental trade company

ETERNA LAW  has successfully represented interests of a well-known Swiss trade arm of a major governmental trade company in several sets of multimillion GAFTA arbitrations against major Vietnamese traders.


ETERNA LAW  has facilitated the clients to obtain the positive awards of the Sole Arbitrator regarding the default of Vietnamese traders under several contracts. The cases included, inter alia, the issues on the existence of contracts, the failure of buyers to perform their contractual obligations and the default damages. The Sole Arbitrator has accepted Eterna Law`s arguments in each dispute in their entirety and granted default damages as requested.


The team was led by Eugene Blinov, Partner, Head of International Arbitration and Mykhaylo Korchynskyy, Associate .




ETERNA LAW is traditionally highly recognized by The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 in 11 practice areas. The Ukrainian office is recommended in: Dispute resolution, Banking, finance and capital markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Employment, Energy, IP, International trade, Real estate and construction, Tax, Private clients. The Kazakhstan office is recommended in Commercial, Corporate and M&A.


We are recognized in all our key areas with next Tiers:

–  Banking, finance and capital markets – Tier 3
– Dispute resolution – Tier 2
– Employment – Tier 3
– Energy – Tier 3
– Intellectual property – Tier 3
– International trade – Tier 2
– Real estate and construction – Tier 3
– Tax – Tier 3
– Private client – Tier 3


– Commercial, corporate and M&A


3 partners are included in the elite list of individuals in next areas:
Oleh Malskyy – honorably inducted into Hall of Fame in Commercial, corporate and M&A
Oleh Beketov and Eugene V. Blinov – Leading individuals in Dispute Resolution


7 partners are rated by the guide:

Dispute resolution
Andrey Astapov
Oleh Beketov
Eugene Blinov


Commercial, corporate and M&A
Oleh Malskyy
Artem Kuzmenko

Employment, Taxes
Oksana Kneychuk

Intellectual property, Real estate and construction, Energy, International trade
Oleh Malskyy

Private clients
Nickolas Likhachov
Oksana Kneychuk