Aviation

Ante`s team of lawyers is one of the most experienced and focused in such a unique field as aviation law.

The diversity and depth of expertise are supported and developed primarily due to tireless work with a wide range of clients. The lawyers of the firm have provided legal sevices for more than thirty international and Ukrainian airlines, numerous travel agencies and tour operators, airports, ground handling companies, duty free operators, agents for air cargo transportation and passengers.

Ante is involved in policy-making and assists to reach compromises with the state authorities.

Practice combines counseling and handling cases regarding wide range of aviation issues: dispute resolution, antimonopoly, commercial, corporate, tax and customs, employment of aviation personnel, international law, interstate relations and negotiations, aviation security and regulatory issues, criminal proceedings, investigation of aviation cases, electronic commerce, intellectual property and promotional activity, relations with airports, aviation authorities of different countries, construction around airports, use of drones and much more.

The lawyers of the firm have sufficient experience of legal assistance in:

  • SGHA and GSA contracts, interline and codeshare agreements, rental contracts with airports, wet and dry leasing agreements, agency contracts, contracts regarding group booking and others;
  • relationships with IATA BSP, GDS;
  • avoiding double taxation in the aviation field;
  • the effect of intergovernmental agreements on international air services and sectoral international treaties and conventions;
  • employment of aviation personnel;
  • dispute resolution with passengers, airports and service companies, etc.

Ante also provides legal assistance in regulatory sphere regarding the certification of airlines and tour operators, licensing agencies for the sale of air tickets, obtaining rights to operate air lines.

Ante was recognized as a №1 law firm in transport – aviation and Andriy Guck as the best lawyer in this field according to the publication “Ukrainian law firms 2018. A handbook for foreign clients”.

The publications “The Legal Newspaper”, “Leaders of the Market” and “The Client`s Choice” have included Ante and Andriy Guck to the list of the best law firms and lawyers in the aviation firms respectively.