The Essence of the Principles of Ukrainian Law in Modern Jurisprudence


  • Yevhen LEHEZA University of Customs and Finance
  • Karina PISOTSKA Lecturer at the Department of Administrative Law Procedure and Administrative Activity, Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs, Dnipro, Ukraine.
  • Oleksandr DUBENKO Phd of Law, Associate Professor of the Department of Administrative Law and Administrative Process, Odessa State University of Internal Affairs, Odessa, Ukraine.
  • Oleksandr DAKHNO Phd of Law, Professional in the organization of information protection with limited access, Educational and Scientific Institute of Information Security and Strategic Communications. Ukraine
  • Artur SOTSKYI Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Associate Professor, Chernivtsi Institute of the International Humanities University, Head of the Department of Jurisprudence. Ukraine


principles of law, ontological nature, epistemological nature, axiological nature, universal principles.


The purpose of the research is to highlight methodological approaches to understanding principles of law in the contextof modern globalization transformations.  Main content. Their ontological, epistemological and axiological nature are revealed, in particular, links of the principles of law with human existence, science and other ways of world perception are being traced. Methodology:  The methodological basis of the research is the dialectical method of scientific knowledge, through the application of this method considered were legal, functional, organizational and procedural aspects of methodological approaches to understanding of principles of law in the context of modern globalization transformations. Conclusions. The classification of the principles of law was singled out and a brief description of their types — universal principles, civilizational principles, and right-family principles and possibilities of separating principles of the national legal system was provided.


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LEHEZA, Y., Karina PISOTSKA, Oleksandr DUBENKO, Oleksandr DAKHNO, & Artur SOTSKYI. (2023). The Essence of the Principles of Ukrainian Law in Modern Jurisprudence. Revista Jurídica Portucalense, 342–363. Retrieved from (Original work published December 30, 2022)