Vladimir’s practice primarily focuses on international corporate and finance transactions including cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital markets and other corporate and financial transactions across various industries, including oil and gas, mining, construction and hospitality.
Vladimir is a U.S. partner with more than eight years of on-the-ground experience representing a diverse range of prominent international and domestic companies and financial institutions in some of the largest mergers and acquisitions in the region.
Vladimir was previously partner with two other Am Law 100 firms based in Kazakhstan.
Areas of Expertise
Mergers & Acquisitions
Banking & Finance
Energy & Natural Resources
2015 - Egen Gregory
2013 - Reed Smith
2012 - Morgan Lewis
2007 - Dewey & LeBoeuf
2004 - Samsung Corporation
2001 - New York Law School, JD
1997 - Hofstra University, BA
JSC KazMunaiGas in connection with the proposed delisting and buyback offer for the shares of its subsidiary traded on the LSE and KASE; and related bridge loan financing (deal value up to US$ 3 billion)
Kazakhstan based real estate development group in connection with its joint venture to build a high end office tower and luxury shopping mall in Astana
The shareholders of Rakhat JSC, Kazakhstan’s largest confectionary company, in connection with the sale of their majority stake to Lotte Confectionery Co, Ltd.
Kazakhstan’s largest retail bank in connection with a $200 million offering of 3-year Eurobonds listed on the Irish Stock Exchange and the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange
Kazakhstan focused private equity fund in connection with its investments in two retail chains
An international private equity fund in connection with its investment in a major producer of construction materials that holds subsoil use rights in Kazakhstan
A Kazakhstan investment group in connection with the sale of its interest in one of Kyrgyzstan's largest gold deposits to a major Chinese gold mining company
A Hong Kong investment group in the acquisition of a Kazakhstan oil and gas company that holds exploration rights in Western Kazakhstan
A large Kazakhstan group in connection with its bid for LPG assets located in Poland, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania
A leading multi-national conglomerate in connection with a joint venture with Kazakhstan's national railway operator for the manufacture of locomotives in Kazakhstan
Creditors (the world's leading banks) in connection the restructuring of Alliance Bank, BTA Bank and Temirbank
A Kazakhstan based real estate development group in connection with a luxury hotel and condominium project
Kazakhstan's premier luxury brands group in connection with the development and management of a high end U.S. department store in Almaty