Mr Vitaliy Vodolazkin > Sayat Zholshy & Partners > Almaty, Kazakhstan > Lawyer Profile

Sayat Zholshy & Partners
10TH FLOOR, KOKTEM BUSINESS CENTER
180 DOSTYK AVENUE
050051 ALMATY
Kazakhstan

Work Department

Dispute Resolution; Banking, finance and capital market; M&A

Position

Senior Partner, Mr. Vitaliy Vodolazkin regularly participates in important large-scale Kazakhstan court proceedings at all levels, including representation of phosphorous producers, subsoil users, food manufacturers and other clients mainly with regard to unreasonable tax assessments, debt collections, protection of shareholders’ interests, invalidation of various transactions, appeal against actions/omissions of government authorities, etc.  The Litigation practice led by Vitaliy for over 13 years is distinguished by international legal guides as the Kazakhstan leader in this area.

 Apart from Dispute Resolution, Vitaliy is actively involved in supporting projects implemented by financial institutions.  Moreover, he has extensive experience in supporting major companies operating in food, agricultural, power, education and financial sectors.

Career

Mr. Vitaliy Vodolazkin joined Sayat Zholshy & Partners in 2001 and was admitted to partnership in 2003. Over the last 18 years Vitaliy has been leading the Firm’s Dispute Resolution practice.

Languages

Russian, English, German

Memberships

Almaty City Bar
Kazakhstan Attorneys Union
Kazkhstan Bar Association
Kazakhstan International Court of Arbitration

Education

Kazakhstan National Academy of Law, Entrepreneurial Law Faculty, Diploma with honours, 2001