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Birzhan Zharasbayev

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Real Estate, Construction

Position

Birzhan Zharasbayev is a Partner in Dentons’ Astana office. His expertise includes construction and real estate, infrastructure and PPP, corporate and commercial matters and M&A. He has acted as a lead lawyer on several major M&A and development projects and frequently represents clients in high-level negotiations with Kazakhstan's government.

Career

Partner - Dentons Kazakhstan (formerly Salans LLP), Almaty (July 2013 to date); Of Counsel - Salans LLP, Almaty (January-June 2013); Senior Associate - Salans LLP, Almaty (October 2010-December 2012); Associate - Salans LLP, Almaty (2006-2010); Head of Legal Department - JSC Vokzal-Servis (2004-2005); Counsel to MP, Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2003-2004); Lecturer - Kazakh-American University (2002-2003).

Languages

Kazakh, Russian, English

Member

Kazakhstan Bar Association

Education

Kazakh-Turkish International University (Law Degree, 2000), the Kazakh Humanitarian Law University (Master of Laws, 2003) and University of Edinburgh (LL.M. with distinction, 2006).


Kazakhstan

Real estate and construction (including projects)

Within: Real estate and construction (including projects)

Dentons is especially active in real estate and construction projects, with particular expertise in tax, project finance and regulatory issues. Birzhan Zharasbayev has experience in construction, real estate, infrastructure and public-private partnership matters. Abai Shaikenov is highly regarded for his real estate expertise.

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