Corporate Lawyers Forum was Held in Almaty with Participation of GRATA Representatives

The first day of the event covered the issues of legal status of enterprises, regulation of legal market as well as activities of courts and arbitration tribunals.

In the course of several sessions participants discussed the novelties of the environment, anti-trust, corporate and civil legislation as well as the effect of the current regulations on the activities and operations of companies.


Issues discussed on the second day included tax control and risks, case studies of dispute settlement in terms of real companies, as well as legal aspects of corporate governance.

The main Forum sections:

  • Subsoil Use
  • Banks and Finance
  • International Transactions and Trade
  • Corporate Law and Governance
  • Legal Precedents
  • Tax Control and Tax Risks

During the Forum, a seminar titled 'Improving the Efficiency in Running Legal Department' was held and included a detailed review of the technology for the development of the system of key performance indicators and staff evaluation by KPI.

GRATA representatives being the Forum moderators were Rashid Gaissin - Managing Partner and Bakhyt Tukulov - Counsel.  GRATA speakers attended were Burak Maksim - Senior Lawyer and Zeinebike Orynbasarovna Madybayeva - Counsel.

Maksim Burak

Partner, Head of Subsoil Use Department (Nur-Sultan)

Bakhyt Tukulov

Partner, Director of Dispute Resolution Department