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Aequitas’ Valikhan Shaikenov is representing Punj Lloyd in a multifaceted $15m construction dispute, including issues regarding arbitration clauses and bank guarantees. Olga Chentsova often advises on high-end developments; Yelena Manayenko, whose experience includes FIDIC projects, returned to the firm from Norton Rose Fulbright.

Grata International’s recent work includes Yerzhan Yessimkhanov advising an international consortium of bidders for the BAKAD (Big Almaty Ring Road) project, which is set to become Kazakhstan’s largest PPP project to date. Other clients include Benetton Real Estate International.

At Artyushenko & Partners Boutique Law Firm, Andrey Artyushenko is advising ZM Gesheft on a FIDIC supply contract to participate in the Abu Dhabi Plaza project in Astana. Other clients include Siemens.

Dentons handles a range of construction and transactional work, including landmark buildings, as well as hotel purchases and PPP projects. Birzhan Zharasbayev is the key contact.

Linkage & Mind LLP’s Yerzhan Manasov recently advised Stroy Development on an EPC contract for heating and fire extinguishing systems. Ongoing mandates include advising JanDeNul on the construction of a port in Aktau.

Integrites’ managing partner Kurmangazy Talzhanov has been advising Microsoft on construction projects and the leasing of office space. The team also assisted Cisco with long-term leases of a property.

Kinstellar LLP advises on project finance and helps inbound businesses with the real estate aspects of market entry. Joel Benjamin is advising the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on the financing of an aircraft maintenance centre at Astana International Airport.

Attorneys Group Zanger/Zan Hub LLP has been advising the project company constructing the Balkhash thermal power plant on matters including financing and EPC contracts. Madiyar Bekturganov advises the EBRD.

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