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Baker & McKenzie - CIS, Limited
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Kazakhstan > Energy and natural resources

Baker & McKenzie – CIS, Limited acts for foreign clients making investments in Kazakhstan and local companies, and has in-depth knowledge of local laws alongside experience in cross-border transactions; the group regularly works with the firm’s network of foreign offices. Clients stem from the power, mining and oil and gas industries and instruct the team on licensing regulation work, real estate and construction matters, trade compliance issues and domestic litigation. Azamat Kuatbekov is head of the Almaty office’s energy and natural resources practice, which also fields Nurgul Abdreyeva, who is active in cross-border transactions and regulatory advice.

Kazakhstan > Dispute resolution

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Azamat KuatbekovBaker & McKenzie – CIS, Limited

Baker & McKenzie – CIS, Limited focuses on international and local arbitration and litigation proceedings involving disputes with state authorities, including anti-monopoly and tax and custom authorities. The practice has experience in the oil and gas, energy, mining, infrastructure, agriculture and construction sectors, and leverages the firm’s wider network on cross-border litigation and arbitration. Managing partner Azamat Kuatbekov has broad experience across complex litigation and arbitration matters, and newly promoted partner Alexander Korobeinikov specialises in commercial litigation and international and domestic arbitration. Andrei Yorsh focuses on IP infringement work and leads the local compliance and anti-corruption practice; he has notable expertise in compliance risk assessments, due diligence and anti-corruption investigations.