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Kinstellar LLP

KURMANGAZY BUSINESS CENTER, 61A KURMANGAZY STREET, 050000 ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN
Tel:
Work +7 727 355 0530
Web:
www.kinstellar.com

Kazakhstan

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP focuses on finance transactions, as well as having notable capital markets experience. Joel Benjamin recently advised a number of financial institutions, as joint lead managers, on the update of a $10.5bn global medium term note programme and the issuance of up to $1bn of new notes under the programme. Associate Yerlan Akhmetov is experienced in banking and finance and capital markets.

Next generation lawyers

Yerlan Akhmetov - Kinstellar LLP

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP’s team handles complex M&A transactions and is particularly active in the banking, telecoms and natural resources spaces. Joel Benjamin and Adlet Yerkinbayev co-head the practice and are experts in M&A. Managing associate Kuanysh Kanlybayev is experienced in corporate, M&A and employment law. In a particularly impressive recent highlight, the group advised Halyk Bank on its acquisition of a majority stake in Kazkommertsbank JSC.

Leading individuals

Joel Benjamin - Kinstellar LLP

Next generation lawyers

Kuanysh Kanlybayev - Kinstellar LLP

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP is ‘a first-class firm’ which handles disputes in the real estate and construction, natural resources and energy, pharmaceutical and healthcare and FMCG sectors. The team has notable expertise handling cross-border disputes, where it ‘understands the international dimension and at the same time is very knowledgeable on Kazakh law’. Practice head Mukhit Yeleuov is ‘a sharp analyst’ and is skilled in corporate, commercial and construction disputes. Senior associate Dina Berkaliyeva is also experienced in construction-related disputes.

Leading individuals

Mukhit Yeleuov - Kinstellar LLP

Next generation lawyers

Dina Berkaliyeva - Kinstellar LLP

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Energy and natural resources
Energy and natural resources - ranked: tier 2

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP’s team focuses on transactional and financing issues in the area. Practice head Joel Benjamin recently advised Kaz Minerals on a $300m credit facility for the construction of a sulphide ore concentrator. M&A specialist Adlet Yerkinbayev is very active in the sector. Of counsel Almas Zhaiylgan recently joined from Dentons and is experienced in oil and gas and mining matters.

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IP and TMT
IP and TMT - ranked: tier 1

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP is highly active in telecoms transactions and contentious IP matters. Corporate specialist Joel Benjamin and M&A expert Adlet Yerkinbayev have extensive experience in the telecoms sector. The group also has expertise handling trade mark violation claims.

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Real estate and construction (including projects)
Real estate and construction (including projects) - ranked: tier 3

Kinstellar LLP

Kinstellar LLP’s team focuses on real estate and construction-related transactions and disputes. Managing partner Joel Benjamin is experienced in real estate, construction and infrastructure projects, and Adlet Yerkinbayev specialises in project finance.

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Further information on Kinstellar

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Bulgaria

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Czech Republic

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Hungary

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Kazakhstan

Offices in Almaty

Romania

Offices in Bucharest

Slovakia

Offices in Bratislava

Turkey

Offices in Istanbul

Ukraine

Offices in Kiev

Serbia

Offices in Belgrade

Legal Developments by:
Kinstellar

  • NEW COMPANY LAW IN SERBIA

    In May 2011, the Serbian parliament adopted a new company law, which is scheduled to take effect on 1 February 2012 (hereinafter: the “New Company Law”). The new legislation will replace the current company law that has been in force since 2004 (hereinafter: the “Old Company Law”)
    - Kinstellar

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