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The firm

ZAN Company was founded in 2002 in Almaty by Kadylbek Baigunakov (1928-2002), who was previously President of the Kazibek-bi Regional Court. ZAN Company born by the fast grow of the local Kazakh market and the constant demand of quality legal service by emerging entrepreneurs who were investing in the country after the collapse of USSR and important International Company especially related with Oil and Gas sector. Since its origin, ZAN Company has been specialized mainly in licenses and permits related oil, gas and natural resources areas, industrial and technical safety, nuclear power engineering, pharmacy and other economy strategic sector supporting and giving the best legal assistance to hundreds of medium and big local and International Companies and generally clients investing in Kazakhstan from US and Europe. Meanwhile, ZAN Company developed and started to provide, in order to supply the market and client's requests, other legal services as legal outsourcing, restructuring, contract and investment law.

Later on, due the high client's demands other additional legal services as dispute resolution, commercial litigation have been introduced.

Actually, after 15 years of experience in a ''very young country'' as Kazakhstan it is and a very high rate of satisfied clients and companies, ZAN company is in Almaty and Kazakhstan one of the leading boutique law firms specialized in Licenses and Permits, restructuring and insolvency, dispute resolution, tax and labour legal outsourcing assisting investors from different countries.

Areas of practice

In this last 15 years ZAN company, became one of the leading law firms in Almaty for licenses, patents and permits collaborating with several international and very important companies, brands and associations like:

  1. Shevron, Agip JSC, Saipem JSC, Ersai JSC, Lancaster holding, Sicim International, AMG Petroleum Service Ltd - Oil, gas and natural resources licenses. This is the main area where Zan Company is specialized.
  2. Ferrer International, Medtechnika, R-pharm - Pharmaceutical sector licenses.
  3. The Institute of Nuclear Physics of the National Nuclear Center of Kazakhstan and its affiliates - Nuclear power engineering licenses and permits.
  4. Mercedes-Benz Blue Star of Kazakhstan, Mitsubishi Motors Rolf Import Kazakhstan, Beka-Russ - Restructuring and insolvency.
  5. KLM Dutch Airlines, American BAR Association, Russian Franchising Association - legal consulting.

ZAN Company's attorneys and legal advisors are members of Kazakhstani Association of Lawyers KazBAR, some of them attended PHD. ZAN Company of council members, placed in different countries, are very qualified with awards in their own legal sector.

Our International Alliance and close cooperation with prestigious lawyers and law firms in Italy, Spain, the USA, the UAE and Poland, gives the opportunities to provide always the best legal services and solutions for our clients.

Languages Russian

Other offices Almaty
New York*
*international alliance

Number of lawyers13

at this office8

in this country9

Above material supplied by Zan Company.

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