S a m a t   D a u m o v  

Samat Daumov is a Partner and Director of GRATA International office in Nur-Sultan.  

Samat pays significant attention to the management and development of the firm. From 2013 to 2019 he was acting as Managing partner of Kazakhstan offices.


  • In 2007, Samat graduated from the Almaty Academy of Law of the Kazakh Humanitarian Law University with honors and then received a degree in management from the Kazakh-Russian University.
  • From January to June 2008 Samat took a language course in the United Kingdom.
  • In 2011, Samat graduated from Kazakh Humanitarian Law University with honours and received an Master of Laws degree.
  • Samat has attended many seminars and had a secondment in an international law firm in the United Kingdom.


  • Russian
  • Kazakh
  • English


Samat has extensive experience in natural resources, specialising in various issues, including commercial law, corporate law and litigation.

He is the author of several articles and reviews, and a regular lecturer at KazGUU University.
He has been awarded with a lapel badge "Zhomart Zhan" (Generous soul) established by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

He is a member of the following groups and organisations:

  • Oil and Gas Working Group of the Foreign Investors' Council;
  • KazService;
  • Council of Employers of KAZGUU University;
  • Regular participant in many business clubs at foreign embassies;
  • Head of the Board of Commercial Lawyers "Kazakhstan Bar Association" in Nur-Sultan.


Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Dubai, UAE