• Advising a major Kazakh construction company regarding the use of funding in the construction of real estate properties within the framework of the international exhibition EXPO-2017;
  • Advising a group of major petrochemical companies with participation of both Kazakhstani and international state and private companies, in connection with construction of a petrochemical plant in Western Kazakhstan, including drafting EPC contracts;
  • Advising one of the major national companies in connection with the acquisition of several immovable property objects intended to prevent damage from oil spills;
  • Advising a big Russian production company in connection with the acquisition of warehouses in Kazakhstan;
  • Advising Kazakhstani logistic company with respect to attracting financing from institutional investors;
  • Providing legal services on subsoil use issues to one of the largest mining holdings in Eurasia in connection with its restructuring;
  • Providing detailed advice and legal opinions on transfer of subsoil use rights;
  • Providing detailed advice on local content issues, including applicability of amendments in local content legislation;
  • Consultations in relation to issues of internal safety training and studies;
  • Defending interests of a big production company in employment case in the Supreme Court;
  • Providing consultations with regard to order of internal company investigation in the view of employment law;
  • Maintaining the process of introducing amendments to 6 subsoil use contracts. Negotiations with the competent authorities;
  • Obtaining approval for transactions with shares in subsoil users and subsoil use right;
  • Representation of big mining companies’ interests in the governmental bodies;
  • Work with the authorized body in the sphere of geology in order to get reports on return of contract territory approved;
  • Providing legal consultations to governmental bodies with regard to draft amendments to legislation;
  • Providing detailed advice on decrease of local content obligations under subsoil use contracts.
Partner, Head of Subsoil Use Department (Astana)
Astana, Kazakhstan