Dentons is a market-leading law firm in Kazakhstan, providing local and English-law support to major international financial institutions and corporates as well as blue-chip domestic corporates. The team also acts on corporate structuring and transactional mandates, as well as high-value financing matters, capital markets deals and merger clearances. Dentons serves clients in industries such as construction, mining and energy, with examples including National Bank of Kazakhstan and OMV Petrom.
Sources praise Dentons as an "exceptional team in Kazakhstan's market."
"We use them for the most complex aspects of major cross-border deals," reports another source.
Dentons advised Saint-Gobain Produits pour la Construction on the acquisition of Jambylgyps and its two subsidiaries Taraz Marble and Jambyl Gyps Stroy.
Abai Shaikenov is a partner in Almaty. He is well regarded for his market-leading expertise on a wide range of financing matters. He is regularly seen advising international financial institutions, advising on regulatory issues, project financing and capital markets mandates. He is also experienced in handling corporate governance matters for domestic clients.
Gani Ashimkhan is a partner in Almaty who enters the rankings on the back of solid market recognition. He regularly assists domestic and international clients with M&A transactions and regulatory issues.
Vassiliy Zenov is a well-regarded partner in Almaty. He regularly assists clients with capital markets and financing matters.