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GRATA International

Ummi Jalilova

Baku, Azerbaijan Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : General Business Law
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General Business Law - Azerbaijan

Band 3

An impressed client describes Ummi Jalilova as a "very technical" lawyer and "agood relationship builder" who is "well versed in the context of corporate law in Azerbaijan." She acts for international corporates and financial institutions across a broad range of corporate and projects mandates, in addition to representing clients in litigation.
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Ummi heads GRATA International’s Baku office and represents local and international clients on a wide range of employment, corporate issues and international business transactions. Her recent representative matters relate to corporate reorganization transactions, including mergers and acquisitions involving multiple jurisdictions, employee share option schemes, leading the team dealing with liquidation of legal entities, recognition of judgments of foreign courts and arbitration institutions in Azerbaijan, drafting and reviewing employment agreements, handbooks and policies, providing guidance/recommendations on mutual separation agreements and voluntary separation schemes, retrenchments, and matters related to employee discipline, including dismissals and misconduct. Currently, Ms.Jalilova also leads local counsel in ADB project, i.e. in Transaction advisory segment of PPP in Azerbaijan, including preparation of amendments to the current regulatory acts in order to improve legislation to make PPP projects in Azerbaijan attractive and comfortable for foreign and local investors.

Career

Ummi Jalilova has over 14 years of experience in matters of corporate law, commercial law, contract law, labour law, administrative law and international law.

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association

Publications

Local Content for the international petroleum industry - Azerbaijan chapter (2018)

International Arbitration by Global Legal Insights –Azerbaijan chapter (2017)

Arbitration procedures and practice in Azerbaijan: overview – Arbitration Global Guide, Thomson Reuters, (2016)

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Ummi Jalilova

GRATA International

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43, Samad Vurgun street,

World Business Center, 17th floor,

Baku

Baku

Azerbaijan

AZ1014

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