"Another good news from Venice: one of Ukraine's best lawyers, Serhiy Holovaty, was elected vice-president of the Venice Commission's Subcommission on the Rule of Law, which is an international recognition of the authority of our expert," he wrote.

Read alsoEducation ministry says opinion of Venice Commission on education law win for UkraineIn March 2017, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appointed Serhiy Holovaty, the founder of the Ukrainian Legal Foundation, a corresponding member of the National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, and a member of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission).

He served as Minister of Justice from 1995 to 1997, and in 2005-2006.