Ms Seljan Aghasarkari > VLM and Partners > Baku, Azerbaijan > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Legal

Position

Legal Associate

Career

Seljan holds solid international legal expertise in a numerous areas of law. Before joining VLM, she worked for well-known law firms, including a leading law firm Eptalex – Garzia Gasperi & Partners based in Milan, Italy, a branch office of internationally well- known company Roedl & Partner and Özgun & Partners law firm in Istanbul, Turkey.

Seljan has developed significant experience in advising both international and local companies, as well as individuals, handling numerous cross border transactions and disputes, conducting due diligence, negotiating and drafting legal opinions and agreements. Her practice encompasses a broad array of corporate and commercial matters, preparation of transactional documents, establishment of joint ventures, internationalization processes of corporations.

She assists both national and international businesses in different sectors such as renewable energy, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing industry, etc. She frequently acts on behalf of her clients in various cross-border M&A transactions by providing legal advice and representing clients before state authorities.

Seljan has contributed to several publications on topics such as mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and corporate compliance, investment opportunities, energy, data protection, export control, international sanctions matters. She speaks fluently several languages, including English, Russian, Azeri, Turkish and Italian.

Languages

English, Russian, Turkish, Italian and Azerbaijani

Education

LL.B – Baku State University, Azerbaijan 
LL.M in Comparative and European Private law – Sapienza University of Rome, Italy