Mr Ismayil Aliyev > VLM and Partners > Baku, Azerbaijan > Lawyer Profile

VLM and Partners
Hyatt International Center
Hyatt Tower 2, 6th Floor
8 Izmir Street
AZ 1065

Work Department



Senior Associate



Ismayil has cultivated his professional expertise through valuable experiences with esteemed corporations in London, UK. His journey includes significant contributions to F&T Services Limited and Imran Khan and Partners law firms. Moreover, he has proudly served as a key member of the UN Agency for International Migration, where he garnered exceptional proficiency in the intricate domain of migration law.

Ismayil is actively engaged in providing consultancy services to prominent entities within diverse sectors, including construction, food and beverage, transportation, pharmaceuticals, aviation, retail, hospitality, and investment companies. His expertise encompasses a wide range of legal matters, including finance, corporate law, contract law, investments, employment law, intellectual property, consumer protection, trade regulations, shipping, and more. 

In addition to his proficiency in commercial, corporate, and contract law, Ismayil has amassed extensive expertise in formulating legal cases for court proceedings. He has adeptly represented clients in pre-court negotiations across a wide spectrum of legal disciplines, encompassing all the aforementioned areas of law.


English, Russian, Turkish, Azerbaijani


King’s College London – Master of Laws;

City University London – Bachelor of Laws;

London School Economics and Political Science (LSE) – Bachelor of Science in Management with Law;

Baku State University – Bachelor of Laws

Lawyer Rankings

Azerbaijan > Leading Firms

Vugar Mammadov leads the team at VLM and Partners, experienced in supporting financial services clients alongside work in the energy, consumer markets, and retail and manufacturing industries. The team’s expertise spans business and trade transactions, mergers and acquisitions, reorganisations, and consolidations – it conducts both domestic and cross-border work. Ismayil Aliyev‘s work focuses on international companies establishing their businesses in Azerbaijan; Vusala Babayeva-Nazirli has provided Azerbaijani legal expertise before the UK courts.