Ex-lawyer Zaitseva spoke about the prospects of the appeal.
Julia Trump, confirmed that Elena Zaitseva is no longer her client / photo UNIAN

The lawyer Yulia Trump told why she did not challenge a court decision against Elena Zaitseva in the court of second instance and is there a chance for a new attorney to win your appeal.

March 26, 2019, the last day of the appeal in the case of an accident in Sumy, a document in the Kiev district court of Kharkiv gave Julia Pletnev – the lawyer, who was not involved in the process, writes КHARKIV Today.

Her second defender, Julius Trump, confirmed that Elena Zaitseva is no longer her client.

Read takeaway in Kharkov with six victims: Zaitsev appealed the verdict

“I terminated the contract with Zaitseva. By mutual consent, by agreement of the parties. The text of the appeal, I haven’t met”, she commented the situation.

However, the lawyer does not exclude that her colleagues are the chances of a positive outcome.

“First of all, be sure the court should have applied mitigating factors – partial reparation to the victims and sincere repentance. It’s two points that are explicitly stated in the law and other provisions of law indicate that the judgment cannot ignore them. This rule is imperative. I think the term for appeal against Zaitseva is”, – told the Trump.

As reported, the verdict in the case about the accident in Sumy Kharkiv Kyiv district court ruled on February 26. The two defendants – Gennady Dronova Elena Zaitseva – sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment with disqualification from driving for three years.

26 March it became known that the defendant in a fatal crash with six victims in Kharkov Elena Zaitseva has appealed the verdict.

We will remind, the accident occurred on 18 October 2017. As a result of accident six people were killed, many more were injured.