Kuzina Iryna



Graduated from Yaroslav Mudryi National Legal Academy of Ukraine, with the speciality “Science of Law”, diploma with honour.


  • 2017- August 2018 – advocate in criminal cases “Ilyashev & Partners” Law Firm
  • 2015-2017 – manager of Kharkiv office “Ilyashev &Partners” Law Firm
  • 2010-2015 – private legal practice, Iryna Kuzina Law Firm
  • 2008-2009 – “Agrotrade” Company, lawyer.
  • 2006-2008 - “Peremoga” Law Firm, lawyer.


  • Recommended as one of the best lawyers in the field of criminal law/ white collar crime in accordance with the Ukrainian research "Ukrainian Law Firms 2018. A Handbook for Foreign Clients"


  • Iryna Kuzina: Insights into the National Police Reform. The article is for “Ukrainian News“.
  • Business, be up for audit: Members of the Parliament have been pushing on corruption draft law 6482. The comment is for “Hubs.ua“.
  • The law is strict, but it is the law. The Ministry of Justice has an intention to verify advocates as compliance with legislation on financial monitoring. The article is for “Dzerkalo Tyzhnia”.
  • Dramatic changes in the Criminal Procedural Code: videotaped search without an advocate. The comment is for “Hubs.ua”.
  • What electronic court is needed for. The article is for the publication “The Layer & the Law”.
  • What to do if a child has not been admitted to school and bribe is being implied? The article is for the site “Parents club”.
  • The possibility of the cancellation of the land sales ban: what will happen? The article is for “Agravery.com”.
  • “Pressure of the authorities and criminals being afraid of no one”. Judges have been running out of work. The comment is for “Visti” magazine.
  • Guilty by default. Criminal and Procedural Code are being prepared for Ukrainians according to Stalin`s report. The comment is for “Visti” magazine.
  • Liquidation. How to prepare base for tax terror in Ukraine. The comment is for “Focus”.
  • UST for entrepreneurs in 2017: taxation of air. The article is for “Economic Truth“.
  • Is it true that closing sleeping (avoiding taxes) Individuals Entrepreneurs is killing the economy of Ukraine. The comment is for “Espreso.tv”.
  • How 2016 has passed: Agrarian quotes version. The comment is for “Agro Perspective”.
  • The devil of arguments (on the impossibility of arguments in criminal process, examples of the Case Law 2016). The article is for “Legal Practice” magazine.
  • Litigation privilege. Protect is possible to divulge. The article is for “Forbes Ukraine”.
  • Anti- raider changes to the Criminal Code: will anything change? The article is for “The Lawyer & the Law”.
  • To miss the evidence, to forget about arrest. Who was enriched by the gaps in the laws. The comment is for “Visti” magazine.
  • Disputable norms. The comment is for “Korrespondent”.
  • Iryna Kuzina: planned cancellation of the special VAT regime for agrarians and European experience – is it worthwhile? The article is for “Ukrainian News”.
  • Draft law No.2897 “On Criminal Offenses”: how this will work and what will be the result? The article is for “Censor.net”.
  • Ukrainians will meet new laws and cancellation of “probationary” sentence. The comment is for “Visti” magazine.
  • Draft law “On offences”. The pitfalls of the document. The article is for “Ukrainian news”.
  • How to record telephone conversation: options, prices, consequences. The comment is for “UBR”.
  • Draft law “On Searches: Shot Misses”. The article is for “Forbes Ukraine”.
  • Peculiarities of the defence of assets in agrarian sphere. The article is for “The Lawyer & the Law”.
  • Change of sentence terms under the draft No.4710 will not dramatically influence applicability of the article 75 of the Criminal Code. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • The Wave and the World (on amendments to the Criminal and Procedural Code of Ukraine as for peculiar investigative actions). The article is for “Legal Practice”.
  • Obstructions for investments in the IT-industry. The article is for “Legal Magazine”
  • Draft law No. 4372 repeats the list of expenses stated in the General tax advice. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • The idea of obligatory video recording of the first interrogation is positive from the perspective of defendants. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • Unhurried court. The comment is for “Business”.
  • Top-5 security rules for business owners. The article is for “New Time”.
  • Who will face the special confiscation? The article is for “New Time”.
  • Registration of the enterprise based on the owner’s registration: legal evaluation. The article is for “Buhgalter 911”.
  • Activity of advocate bureaus and associations, their taxation in 2016: certain aspects. The article is for Reporter of the Ukrainian National Bar Association.
  • Amendments to “the law of Savchenko” will actually work only for the "newcomers" detained after its entry into force. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • Half-reformed Derzhprodspozhyvsluzhba (State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection) finally has entered to the business environment. The comment is for “Business”.
  • Closing the gap between taxes on official employees, entrepreneurs. The comment is for “Kyiv Post”.
  • The only document that confirms home ownership is the Extract from the State Register of Property Rights. The comment is for “The Facts”.
  • Including the term of prison detention calculated on the bases of 1 day in pre-trial custody for 2 days of detention is not absolutely positive. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • The Head of the State has signed the Law on improvement of the procedure of enrolment of the pre-trial detention term in the penalty period by the court. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • Inheritors of deported Polish people threaten to suite against Ukraine. Are there any reasons to be afraid of restitution? The article is made in co-authoring with Ivan Bozhko for “Dzerkalo Tyzhnia” .
  • The land will not be sold. It will be gifted. The comment is for “Dzerkalo Tyzhnia”.
  • How legal entities fight for their deposits in bankrupt banks. The comment is for “Forbes Ukraine”.
  • Sowing burden. The article is about problems of the land law in the field of Agro-Industrial Complex (AIC) for “Legal Practice”.
  • Tax reform: lack of feedback. The comment is for “Unian”.
  • In the law “On Management of City Development” there is a provided mechanism of actual responsibility of offices for their illegal decisions. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • A lot of noise about transfer pricing. The comment is for “Dzerkalo Tyzhnia”
  • Due to the actual absence of the transfer pricing control, the budget has been losing hundreds of billions of hryvnias. The comment is for “Dzerkalo Tyzhnia”
  • Taxes in a new way. The future of tax system in questions and answers. The comment is for “Fokus”.
  • Interrogation with lie detector should not be taken by the court as the conclusion of an expert. The comment is for “Legal Practice”.
  • Interference of the advocates’ self-management will lead to the destruction of the State-subsidized legal aid system. The article is for “Newsletter of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine” (No.4 (162) 2015).


  • All-Ukrainian Public Organization “Ukrainian Bar Association”