Dentons is a global law firm with a substantial disputes practice, acting on a broad range of contentious mandates in Kazakhstan, including regulatory, tax and intellectual property disputes, as well as domestic enforcement proceedings. The law firm further represents clients in commercial disputes, including international arbitration cases. The legal practice's client base comprises international industrial manufacturing and oil and gas companies, and a broad range of domestic blue-chip companies. Counts Kazzinc, EBRD and CITIC Construction among its clientele.
Sources praise Dentons' "clear communication and speed of responsiveness."
Dentons represented Kazzinc in a dispute against the tax authority in Kazakhstan, related to an assessment for corporate income tax after conducting a tax audit.
Aigoul Kenjebayeva is the managing partner of Dentons' offices in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. She is based in Almaty and is well respected for her extensive expertise in domestic disputes, as well as international arbitration mandates. A client reports: "Aigoul Kenjebayeva is a top lawyer in Kazakhstan. She knows the market inside out."