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Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

KEN DALA BUSINESS CENTER, 5TH FLOOR, PROSPEKT DOSTYK 38, 050010 ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN
Tel:
Work +7 727 250 7575
Fax:
Fax +7 727 250 7576
Email:
Web:
www.morganlewis.com

Aida Akhmetova

Tel:
Work +7.727.250.7575
Email:
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Work Department

Corporate Business Transactions

Position

Aida is an associate in Morgan Lewis's corporate business transactions practice who represents clients involved in mergers and acquisitions, cross-border investments, and commercial transactions in Kazakhstan. She also handles matters relating to general corporate, contract, and labor law. Aida has experience in international law and regional integration law, having advised a number of clients on various aspects of the newly formed Eurasian Economic Union and its legislation. For more information, view Aida's biography at www.morganlewis.com/bios/aakhmetova

Languages

English, French, Russian, Turkish, and Kazakh

Education

University of Strasbourg, France, 2010, Master (International Law), With Distinction; Caspian Public University, Kazakhstan, 2008, Bachelor of Law, With Honors; Academy of Jurisprudence Adilet Law College, Kazakhstan, 2005, Diploma, With Honors


Kazakhstan

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP provides 'good general practical legal advice' and is 'able to draw on the expertise of colleagues in other international offices'. The firm is regarded as a 'safe pair of hands' for work, of which M&A is a particular strength. Managing partner Aset Shyngyssov is 'key' to the firm's success, has 'good commercial sense and is able to give direct advice'. He recently represented ALSTOM Transport Holdings in its acquisition of a 25% share in an electric locomotives plant. Bakhytzhan Kadyrov is noted for the 'quality of his advice, which is pragmatic and commercial'. Associate Aida Akhmetova is praised for her 'proactive attitude'; she supports Shyngyssov in assisting Aldar Properties.

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