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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTER, 9TH FLOOR, AMIR TEMUR STREET, 107B, TASHKENT 100084, UZBEKISTAN
Tel:
Work +998 71 238 9428
Fax:
Fax +998 71 235 08 06
Email:
Web:
www.kostalegal.com

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Nail Hassanov

Tel:
Work +998 71 2389428
Email:
Web:
www.kostalegal.com
Kosta Legal

Position

Partner 
Key areas of expertise and special interest are cross-border financing and secured transactions in the oil and gas sector, energy, infrastructure development and construction.

Career

  • Banking & Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Law, Joint Ventures
  • Infrastructure Development and Construction

Languages

Uzbek, Russian and English

Education

Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, LLM in International Business Law


Uzbekistan

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Kosta Legal 'provides hands-on experience' and is 'one of the strongest legal teams in Uzbekistan', with 'some of the most professional lawyers in the country'. Managing partner Azizbek Akhmadjonov specialises in real estate and construction and is also a skilled litigator; alongside recent arrival Vazgen Grigoryan, who joined from the now-defunct Grigoryan and Partners, he represented a major pharmaceuticals corporation in a dispute with its joint venture partner over local production facilities. Both lawyers are recommended for their 'professionalism, dedication and perseverance'. The 'accessible, proactive and prompt' Nail Hassanov is a 'well-known expert in the pharmaceuticals industry'; he recently advised GlaxoSmithKline on the regulatory requirements for over-the-counter drug circulation in Uzbekistan, with the assistance of 'strong and professional' senior associate Maxim Dogonkin, who is recommended for his 'solid knowledge in many areas'. A notable highlight of his is advising Pilot Corporation on its expansion in Uzbekistan and distribution agreements with local companies.

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