Trainers of the Forth Program Module

Participants of the “Tomorrow’s Lawyer” Program is about to start training on the fourth module in the city of Odessa! As usual, lawyers will work on the important and relevant topics. Namely: public relations, media and advocacy. We will not reveal all the secrets of the module. But we are ready to present the trainers of the fourth module.


Communication and media skills trainer. Presenter at TV shows and member of the editorial board of the Public Radio. Doctor of Sciences in Public Administration, Associate Professor of the Department of Public Administration and Public Service of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine. A professional mediator and a master  in negotiations under Harvard Methodology and sensitive interviews. The author of the monograph, scientific publications, textbooks and manuals on effective communication. Has 25 years of experience in audiovisual MMC. Of these, besides the reporter and editorial work: 7 years – deputy editor-in-chief of the TSN (“Studio 1 + 1”).

Particular specialization: Leadership and effective communication; Public Speaking and Media Interaction; Strategic Communications in the Public Sector; Conflict Management.


Human rights activist, lawyer, media person, writer. TV host, author of “Document” program on the 1+1 channel (2006 – 2010). Presenter at live broadcasts on the Public Radio (2014 – present). The author of the radio program “Gene of Justice” at the Public Radio. Essay writer in numerous media. Expert on the project “Court in Human Language”. Expert on Advocacy and Trafficking in Persons of the International Organization for Migration in Ukraine. Member of the joint media-judicial working group “Synergy for Cooperation and Change”, which aims to create and prescribe rules for judicial cooperation and change. Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of the Center.UA. Head of the Public Platform for the Development of the Ukrainian System of Free Legal Aid. Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of the NGO “Legal Development Network”. Co-founder of the Association of Women’s Lawyers of Ukraine. Has the distinction of the Supreme Court of Ukraine “For the Faithfulness to the Law”. UN Goodwill Ambassador to Ukraine.

Guidelines / Books / Textbooks: “Against Violence”, an advocacy guidelines on countering domestic violence in Ukraine; Innovative on-line guide for children from media literacy; Advocacy Guide for Legal Aid Providers; Human Rights Social Book for Children on Different Families in Ukraine “Maya and her Mom”; A guide to gender sensitive journalism.


Executive Director of Transparency International Ukraine. Has many years of experience in organizing public lobbying campaigns, political expertise and policy analysis. On a voluntary basis, he was an advisor to the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, assistant counselor of the People’s Deputy of Ukraine Lesia Orobets.

Experienced as a GR specialist of the Investment Bank Phoenix Capital, Head of the Assistant Service of the Secretariat Chief of the Foundation for Regional Initiatives GARD, trainer on the traditional and new media of the Institute for Political Education and a political expert of the National Roundtable “Understanding for the Sake of the European Future”.  Head of the direction of preparation and discussion of reforms of the Center for Reforms of the Institute for the Development of Social Innovations.