Refugee status in Ukraine

Professional legal assistance on obtaining refugee status

Ukraine joined the 1951 UN Convention and the 1967 Protocol in 2002. Ukraine provides protection to foreign citizens and stateless persons who are sought on its territory by recognition as a refugee or a person who needs complementary protection.

Temporary residence permit

Professional legal assistance on TRP in Ukraine

Temporary residence permit – a document certifying the identity of a foreigner or stateless person and confirms the legal grounds for temporary residence in Ukraine. Usually ussued for 1 year with right for annual extension. Nowadays Ukrainian legislation prescribes 18 legal grounds for TRP.

Permanent residence permit

Professional legal assistance on PRP in Ukraine

Permanent residence permit – a document certifying the identity of a foreigner or stateless person and confirms the right to permanent residence in Ukraine. A permanent residence permit gives a foreign citizen or a stateless person a lot of advantages, such as long-term residence in Ukraine, visa-free entry, right to work. Nowadays Ukrainian legislation prescribes 13 legal grounds for PRP.

Immigration based on marriage

Immigration to Ukraine by marriage

The service includes counseling and assistance on obtaining private visit visa for registration of marriage on arrival, re entering Ukraine with long term visa for obtaining temporary residence permit (or without re entering in certain cases), obtaining immigration permit, obtaining permanent residence permit, acquisition of citizenship.

Immigration based on business

Immigration to Ukraine by business

Business invitation letter for 90 days, registration of limited liability company on arrival, obtaining of work permit, re-entering Ukraine with long term work visa, obtaining of temporary residence permit, annual extentsion. Service also includes counseling, accounting and legal defense.

Citizenship of Ukraine

Professional legal assistance of Ukrainian citizenship

The procedure for registering citizenship is regulated by the norms of the Law of Ukraine “On Citizenship” and is burdened with a mass of bureaucratic formalities. Our immigration lawyer has a big experience on legal assistance on obtaining citizenship of Ukraine.

Citizenship of child in Ukraine

Professional legal assistance on citizenship for child

A person who has the right to acquire Ukrainian citizenship by birth is a citizen of Ukraine from the moment of birth. Foreign parents can apply for Ukrainian citizenship for their child which was born on the territory of Ukraine. For this, they must go through the verification of nationality.

Extension of stay in Ukraine

Professional legal assistance on extension of stay

Sometimes foreingers need extra terms to stay in Ukraine if there have available objective grounds which are strictly prescribed by the law. The period of validity of visa and temporary residence permit may be extended indefinitely, subject to the availability of grounds provided for by law.

Address registration

Professional legal assistance on address registation

The place of residence of an individual is a residential house, apartment, other premises suitable for living in it (dormitory, hotel etc), in the corresponding settlement where the individual resides permanently, mainly or temporarily. We offer address registration in Kharkiv private real estate. Every resident of Ukraine must be registered.

Legal assistance on overstay

Professional legal assistance on overstay in Ukraine

Our lawyer has a big experience on legal assistance to foreigners who overstayed in Ukraine – stayed more time than it prescribed by visa or residence permit. The service includes minimization of legal reposponsibility: representation of interests and protection of rights in state authorities and courts, reducing the amount of penalty, avoiding deportation and entry ban.

Cancellation of deportation

Professional legal defense on deportation cases

Deportation from Ukraine should be understood as a system of administrative and legal measures aimed at forcing foreigners and stateless persons to leave the territory of Ukraine contrary to their will. In event of such unpleasant situation every person has right for appel and justice. Our lawyer has a big experience on such cases.

Permit for entry to the Crimea

Professional legal assistance for entry permit to Crimea

Entry into the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine is carried out through checkpoints under a passport document and a special permit issued by the Migration Service. Any foreigner who will be found in violation of this rule (e.g. arrived to Crimea from Russian border) will be banned to enter Ukraine for 3 yeas.