GRATA International's Banking & Finance Group is a leading legal counsel in the area of capital markets, project finance and infrastructure projects development, and financial transactions in Central Asia and in Kazakhstan in particular.
GRATA's rapidly growing Banking & Finance Group currently comprises over 10 professional lawyers, almost all with second law degrees from the UK, USA, or other leading Western universities.
Our aim is to become a leading finance practice in the legal market of Central Asia. This means that GRATA's Banking & Finance Group aims to set the standard for legal support in capital markets, and in general for the finance sector, to monitor the needs of our clients online and to provide them with individualized legal solutions in order to help them carve out a leading market niche.
The ability to provide legal services at the best value and our understanding of the local cultures of Central Asia are some of our strengths.
We are proud that our clients, some of the largest local and international banks and companies from different industry sectors, have trusted GRATA’s knowledge and expertise for more than 30 years now. Prominent international legal rankings, such as Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, IFLR1000 and Asialaw profiles, regularly acknowledge GRATA’s Banking & Finance team as one of the leading practices in the region.
GRATA's Banking & Finance Department has established effective cooperation with financial regulators across Central Asia and the Caucasus and with local and international stock exchanges, investment banks, international law firms, and consultants. This allows us to provide our clients with best-in-class solutions for their needs.
- Aircraft, Maritime and Railcar Finance & Leasing;
- Bank and Corporate Lending;
- Banking & Insurance Disputes;
- Bond Offerings;
- Financial Services Regulation;
- Foreign Direct Investments;
- Mergers & Acquisitions;
- Debt Restructuring & Insolvency;
- Initial and Secondary Public Offerings;
- Islamic Finance;
- Payment Systems;
- Project Finance & PPP;