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AEQUITAS

47 ABAI AVENUE, OFFICE 2, ALMATY 050000, KAZAKHSTAN
Tel:
Work +7 727 396 8968
Fax:
Fax +7 727 396 8990
Email:
Web:
www.aequitas.kz
Almaty, Astana

Yuliya Chumachenko

Tel:
Work +7 727 3 968 968
Email:
Web:
aequitas.kz/en/team/partners/chumachenko_yu
AEQUITAS

Work Department

Labor & Employment, Healthcare, Medicine & Pharmaceuticals, Industry & Trade, Transport & Merchant Shipping

Position

Partner, Head of Labor & Employment, Healthcare, Medicine & Pharmaceuticals.
Yulia Chumachenko specializes in civil, contract, labor, antitrust and investment law.

Career

Yuliya Chumachenko is a Partner at AEQUITAS and specializes in labour, civil, contract, marriage and family, maritime, antimonopoly and investment law.  Before joining AEQUITAS in 1997, she worked as a civil law counselor to a number of companies.

Ms. Chumachenko is a lead lawyer on labor and family law matters and possesses extensive expertise in the field of corporate and contract relations, healthcare and securing of obligations.  She is also experienced in advising on maritime law matters, including registration and re-flagging of sea vessels, and has been continually representing companies in litigations/arbitrations.

Ms. Chumachenko is currently concentrating on contract and labor law issues, deal structuring and various matters related to the legal support of business in Kazakhstan. She is also supervising interaction with governmental agencies in the areas of her specialization.

According to international rating publications Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal, Yulia Chumachenko is among Kazakhstan's best lawyers in labor law.

She is the author of many articles and publications on various aspects of civil, labor, merchant shipping and healthcare legislation published in local and foreign periodicals.

She also serves as an arbitrator for the International Arbitration Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan (IAC), Center for International and Domestic Arbitration of the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs and International Arbitration Tribunal of the IUS Legal Center.

Ms. Chumachenko is a respondent for the World Bank's Doing Business legislation monitoring program.

Languages

Russian

Member

Kazakhstan Petroleum Lawyers' Association (KPLA)
Kazakhstan Bar Association (KazBar)
Ius Laboris

Education

Kazakh State University (Law degree, 1991)


Kazakhstan

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

AEQUITAS has key strengths in restructuring, M&A and asset transfers, with notable expertise in labour law. The firm advised Knauf Gypsum in relation to the proposed acquisition of Bias Tech, which owns gypsum factories across Kazakhstan. Lead partner Nurlan Sholanov was supported by a large team that included Natalya Braynina and Yuliya Chumachenko. Braynina also advised a Chinese energy client on issues relating to the acquisition of Kazakh assets, namely a subsoil use company and parent company; senior associate Yelena Manayenko, who has experience in the natural resources sector, supported on this matter.

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Tax and customs

Within: Tax and customs

AEQUITAS provides general customs advice, tax consultation services, assistance with regulatory compliance and representation in court. Natalya Braynina is the key contact for tax issues, while Yuliya Chumachenko handles customs matters.

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