Amir Begdesenov > Sayat Zholshy & Partners > Almaty, Kazakhstan > Lawyer Profile

Sayat Zholshy & Partners
050051 ALMATY

Lawyer Rankings

Kazakhstan > IP and TMT

(Leading individuals)

Amir BegdesenovSayat Zholshy & Partners

Sayat Zholshy & Partners combines IP experience and comprehensive knowledge of antitrust law with a strong arbitration and litigation practice. Team head Amir Begdesenov is a key name for antitrust and IP mandates and works closely with international law firms; he also assists clients including national and international companies in the TMT, power and healthcare sectors.

Kazakhstan > Real estate and construction (including projects)

Sayat Zholshy & Partners primarily focuses on due diligence reviews, and is recognised for its expertise in real estate and construction issues including the sale and purchase of land allotments located in East and North Kazakhstan and Almaty. Amir Begdesenov focuses on antitrust and IP law. In 2019, group head Vitaliy Vodolazkin became a senior partner with the firm; he advises on major transactions and the sale and purchase of real properties including shopping malls, housing complexes and land plots.

Kazakhstan > Energy and natural resources

Based in Almaty, Sayat Zholshy & Partners has expertise in contracts, litigation, government audits, licences and permits, antitrust issues, taxation and M&A. Amir Begdesenov is a key contact for power resources clients, and works on natural resource consumption issues; he also assists companies  operating in the oil and gas, exploration, production, manufacturing and transportation industries. Dmitriy Chumakov  is also recommended for energy and natural resources mandates.

Kazakhstan > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Sayat Zholshy & Partners is noted for its expertise in commercial, corporate, and M&A mandates in the transport, telecoms, finance, power and mineral resources sectors, and regularly acts as local counsel for law firms advising transnational corporations. Group head and senior partner Arman Berdalin has experience in structuring and executing Kazakh cross-border M&A transactions, and is advising on a number of projects in the subsoil, transportation, telecoms, electrical energy, agribusiness, and food industries. Amir Begdesenov is involved in a number of due diligence, M&A and concession projects.