GRATA Law Firm is recognized as a regional contributor to the World Bank Doing Business Report 2013

Doing Business 2013 is the 10th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 185 economies—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—and over time.

Among the economies which are recognized as having  most improved the ease of doing business across several areas of regulation as measured by the report are Uzbekistan, Mongolia and Kazakhstan.

GRATA Law Firm has covered the following jurisdictions: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

The following GRATA representatives participated in preparing the World Bank Doing Business Report 2013:

  1. Javanshir Mammadov, Senior Lawyer
  2. Zulfiya Akchurina, Lawyer
  3. Shaimerden Chikanayev, Partner
  4. Dina Daumova, Lawyer
  5. Ali Imanalin, Lawyer
  6. Marina Kahiani, Senior Lawyer
  7. Marina Kolesnikova, Lawyer
  8. Askar Konysbayev, Lawyer
  9. Anna Kravchenko, Lawyer
  10. Bolat Miyatov, Partner
  11. Assel Mukhambekova, Senior Lawyer
  12. Timur Suleymanov, Lawyer
  13. Shakhrukh Usmanov, Partner
  14. Babur Karimov, Senior Lawyer
  15. Yerzhan Yessimkhanov, Partner
  16. Mirzaaziz Ruziev, Senior Lawyer
  17. Nodir Yuldashev, Senior Lawyer
  18. Arlan Yerzhanov, Partner
  19. Kanat Seidaliev, Councel
  20. Elvira Sharshekeeva, Senior Lawyer

This release is based on the materials of the World Bank -http://www.doingbusiness.org/~/media/GIAWB/Doing%20Business/Documents/Annual-Reports/English/DB13-full-report.pdf

Zulfiya Akchurina

Lawyer, Representative

Shaimerden Chikanayev

Partner, Director of Banking & Finance Department

Marina Kahiani


Kanat Seidaliev

Partner, Office Director

Shakhrukh Usmanov

Partner, Director of Industry and Trade Department

Yerzhan Yessimkhanov

Partner, Head of Telecommunication & Transport, Construction & Infrastructure Department

Nodir Yuldashev

Partner, Construction, Telecommunications, Transport, Tax and Litigation

Dilorom Yuldasheva

Senior Associate