Legal 500 2017 in the legal market overview for Uzbekistan has ranked us TIER 1:
Azizov & Partners often advises on financing, corporate or M&A mandates and real estate. Senior partner Ilkhom Azizov and managing partner Aziz Aripdjanov recently handled project financing, construction and regulatory matters on behalf of Uzbekistan GTL – a joint venture involving Sasol and Petronas – with regard to a gas-to-liquids processing plant. Other clients include Deutsche Bahn, Samsung C&T Deutschland and VimpelCom.
Chambers Asia-Pacific guide 2017 has ranked us TIER 1 and distinguished us:
as the team known for Oldest law firm in Uzbekistan and a leader in the market, acting for a broad range of international clients. Well versed in handling commercial law matters, earning particular praise for its sophisticated offering in the areas of project finance and project development. Alongside work for international law firms, technology corporates and telecoms companies, the team maintains a notable roster of energy clients.>>
Chambers Asia-Pacific guide 2017 further shared the following clients’ feedback regarding us:
“We like their responsiveness, accuracy and good understanding of the client’s business goals.”
“Very accurate, detailed analysis. They speak excellent English and they’re client-oriented.”
Partner Aziz Aripdjanov is considered by sources to be “very talented, very experienced, very knowledgeable.” He principally acts for international corporates, providing local law support to their Uzbekistan-focused activities. He is particularly experienced in contractual matters.
Founding partner Ilkhom Azizov is described by interviewees as “undoubtedly one of the most respected and recognised figures in our market.” Sources call him “one of the pioneers of legal consulting for foreign investors in Uzbekistan” and praise his “profound knowledge of legislation.”