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CITADEL BUSINESS CENTRE, OFFICE 504, 105/1,TERYAN STREET, YEREVAN 0009, ARMENIA
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Work +374 10 514 345
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Legelata Law firm, Gor Margaryan, Yerevan, ARMENIA

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Gor Margaryan

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Work +374 99 99 36 96
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Legelata Law firm

Position

Founding partner. Areas of expertise: banking and finance, corporate and tax, foreign investments, international trade, international transportation. Gor has drafted and issued legal opinions on various aspects of Armenian laws for investors such a PROPARCO, Servizi Assicurativi del Commercio Estero – SACE S.p.A. etc., conducted and provided due diligence reports for the Danish Export Credit Fonden, Inecobank CJSC; provided legal advice and representation for Saudi Arabian investors, like Fawaz A Alhokair & Co., in particular in syndicate loan transactions and preparation of prospectus for the issuance of ‘sukuks’; drafted and provided legal assistance with respect to trade finance credit facility agreements and other trade finance instruments for the Asian Development Bank, OPEC Fund for International Development etc., advised the EBRD on the legislation of the Republic of Armenia in the fields of taxation, creditors’ rights, insolvency and foreign investments; acted as external legal counsel for the Spaarbank N.V., the International Financial Corporation, the Asian Development Bank etc.

Career

Foreign Financing Projects Management Center of the Ministry of Finance of RA 2006-2007, Asian Development Bank-2010, Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia 2010, Defense LLP law firm -2007-2010, Joined LEGELATA from 2010.

Languages

Armenian, English, Russian, Spanish.

Member

Member of the Chamber of Advocates of Armenia.

Education

Yerevan State University (AM) – Bachelor’s degree in Law 2000-2004, University of Essex (UK) – LL.M in International Trade Law- 2006-2007, Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University (DE) – LL.M in Law and Finance-2008-2010.


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At Legelata Law firm, tax expert Arman Poghosyan was made managing partner in August 2017, following the departure of previous managing partner Levon Gevorgyan to EY Law in November 2016. Other key names include Gor Margaryan, who has a core focus on banking and finance-related matters, and Hovhannes Harutyunyan, who handles contentious matters. Clients include well-known multinational companies, such as ABB and Huawei.

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