Andrii HALAIHead of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine, Head of the Board
Yuliia LOMZHETSAssociation of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board Member
Yuiliia MATVEEVAAssociation of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board Member
Mykola YDODMember of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board
Mariia TSYPIASHCHUKAssociation of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board Member
Nataliia TSIUPRYKMember of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board
Tetiana SHOLKOVAЧлен Правління Асоціації юридичних клінік України
Andrii Halai – LLM, Dr. of the Law Sciences, Prof.
Around 20 years of teaching and providing scientific and government practice. 10 years experience of managing law departments of national higher-educational institutions in Ukraine.
Engaged in legal clinical education since 1999, founded 5 legal clinics mainly in higher-educational institutions of law enforcement, contributed to the institutional development of legal clinics of all higher-educational institutions of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine.
Coach of legal clinical activity, co-author of National Instrument of LCs Activities Evaluation (2017), Standards of legal clinic’s activity in Ukraine (2014) and National order of the legal clinic in higher-educational institution in Ukraine (2006).
Specializations in legal clinical activities: management of legal clinics, educational components of legal clinical education, specialized legal clinics, street law as a type of legal clinic.
Mr. Andrii has more than 270 publications of which over 100 are about legal clinic’s activity.
+38 066 7442336
Lomzhets Julia Viktorovna, Head of the Legal Clinic of the Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding, Associate Professor of the Department of Maritime and Economic Law, Candidate of Political Science, Associate Professor. Has fifteen years of teaching and scientific activity.
Member of the Board of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine. Involved in legal clinical movement since 2013. Participates in the work of the Mykolayiv City Council Working Group on the preparation of proposals for the creation of a specialized institution for the provision of free legal aid in the city of Mykolayiv. One of the developers of the Quality Assesment Instrument for Legal Clinics and ALCU Strategic Development Plan for 2018-2020.
Specialization in the activity of legal clinics: legal regulation of the activity of legal clinics, the organization of the work of the legal clinic, educational components of legal clinical education, a system for assessing the quality of the activities of legal clinics.
Yuliia Matveeva – Member of the board of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine. Engaged in legal clinical activity from 2002 as a curator and Head of Legal Clinic of National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
Co-author of training course «Legal Practice» to prepare students to work in a legal clinic. Initiated inclusion of the course to the curriculum for Bachelors of Law as optional subject.
Co-author of Standards of legal clinic’s activity in Ukraine.
Expert and trainer in programs on rule of law and human rights created by OSCE Project Coordinator in Ukraine, International Renaissance Fundation, Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine.
+38 050 6834994
Mykola Ydod – member of the Board of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine, Ph.D. in Law, Associate Professor, Coach in Legal Clinical Education. He is in the legal clinical movement since 1996 as the head of the Center of Practical Training of the Law Faculty of DonNU, which had 25 specialized law clinics, including imitation one and “Practical law”.
He has prepared manuals on Practical Law and Legal Practice Management, and co-authored other textbooks on the organization of legal clinics in Ukraine.
He is one of the founders of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine and the Foundation of Legal Clinics of Ukraine. Since 2010 – Head of Donetsk Branch of the Ukrainian Lawyers Association. Member of the Coordinating Council of Young Lawyers at the General Directorate of Justice in Donetsk region. Director of NGO Fund “Legal Education”. One of the developers of Standards of activity of legal clinics of Ukraine. Manager of numerous Legal Clinical Movement Development Projects supported by the Universities of Pittsburgh and Georgetown, PILI, COLPI, USAID, ABA ROLLI, OSCE, Renaissance, PSEP and other international organizations.
+38 066 7066774
Mariia Tsypiashchuk – master of Law, teacher, member of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine Board since 2016.
Engaged in legal clinical activity from 2004. Initially as a consultant of Legal Clinic «Pro Bono» of the National University of Ostroh Academy, from 2009 – as a Head of Legal Clinic. Participant and winner of the National Olympiad of legal clinics in Ukraine (2009). Participated in International Brown-Mosten competitions advising clients (2009 – as a participant; 2011, 2015,2018 – as a trainer, national representative). Organizer of National Client Consultation Competition in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019.
In addition to activities in the legal clinic is engaged in teaching and human rights legal practice.
+38 097 7034855
Natalia Tsiupryk – Member of the board of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine since December, 2018. Engaged in legal clinical movement since 2010 – supervises the Law Clinic “Defense” of the Educational-scientific institute № 1 of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, and carries out Street Law among the population and organizes free legal aid.
For 10 years Natalia is teaching administrative law and process teacher.
For 8 years holds the position of senior research fellow, organizes and conducts scientific, educational, methodological and educational activities on health and education of the Academy, is the head of scientific projects and methodological developments.
Tetiana Sholkova – Member of the board of the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine since December, 2018. Engaged in legal clinical activity from 2003, organized the work of 3 legal clinics at the Universities of Kyiv.
Has been teaching at the Department of Financial Law of the Educational and Research Institute of Law of the University of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine for 15 years. Participated in the organization of more than 80 scientific and practical events
Tetiana was the chief organizer of the National Client Consultation Competition, 2018, held at the University of DFS of Ukraine in Irpin. She also prepared the winner of the National client Consultation Competition in 2017 Ostroh and represented the team of Ukraine at the annual Brown Mosten International Client Consultation Competition, in England in 2017. Prepared the team, which took the 2nd place in the All-Ukrainian Labor Litigation Debates 2018.
Was a member of the working groups on the development of all basic normative documents, which the Association of Legal Clinics of Ukraine is guided by (the Standards of Legal Clinics, 2014′ the Assessment Tool of the Legal Clinic (ALCU, USAID, IFR ); the Strategic plan of the ALCU for 2016-2018).