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Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)

Welcome to our CIS section. Here you will find links to the latest regional legal headlines and up and coming events, plus detailed information on the jurisdictions we are currently active in.

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English Law Summit in Kazakhstan

23 March 2018

The Law Society in cooperation with the Bar Council of England and Wales organised a successful English Law Summit in Astana and Almaty from 23 to 25 April 2018.  

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English Law Day in Kyiv

31 January 2018

Read more about the conference on 22 March

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Introducing a PPP concept to Uzbekistan

9 February 2018

Read the article by Centil’s Umid Aripdjanov to gain a better understanding of potential changes to Uzbekistan’s PPP law and arising opportunities

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English Law Day in Kyiv

31 January 2018

Read more about the conference on 22 March

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English Law Week 2017: The Law - a noble profession or just business?

19 October 2017

The Law Society in partnership with the Bar Council of England and Wales organised the fourth English Law Week event in Moscow and St Petersburg  from 20 to 23 November 2017.

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Kyiv Arbitration days 2018: Think big!

New date, new place, new format: why you should attend the 2018 Kyiv Arbitration Days

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AIFC Law Conference - 4 July

The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) organises its first law conference and introduces its unique legal framework and dispute resolution in the AIFC court.

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English Law Summit in Kazakhstan

The Law Society in cooperation with the Bar Council of England and Wales organised a successful English Law Summit in Astana and Almaty from 23 to 25 April 2018.  

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    Legal life in... Ukraine

    Graham Conlon, Managing Partner (Ukraine), CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP , and CEE/CIS Co-Head of Private Equity shares his views about legal business in Ukraine

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    Legal Life in... Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

    Interview with Denis Bagrov and Zhanyl Abdurakhmanova from Centil Law Firm .

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    Legal life in... Russia

    Sergei Grachev, founder and Managing Partner of MGAP Attorneys at Law , shares his views on legal life in Russia

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Andrey Artyushenko, Managing Partner at Artyushenko & Partners, shares his views on the legal business in Kazakhstan.

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Dinara Jarmukhanova, Partner and Head of Kazakhstan Practice of Colibri Law Firm, share her views on legal life in Kazakhstan.

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    Legal life in... Belarus

    Dimitry Arkhipenko, Managing partner of REVERA, shares his views on legal life in Minsk.

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    Legal life in... Azerbaijan

    Ismail Askerov, Partner at MGB Law Offices, shares his views about legal life in Azerbaijan.

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Interview with Tair Nazkhanov, Managing partner at ‘Nazkhanov and Partners’

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    Legal life in... Azerbaijan

    Ravan Maharramov, a qualified lawyer from Azerbaijan working at Withers LLP in London, discusses the current business landscape in Azerbaijan and the opportunities for UK firms in the market.

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    Legal life in… Baku

    Ilgar Mehti, Managing Partner at Ekvita LLC, shares his views about his legal life in Azerbaijan.

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