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Nodir Sidikov, Partner, Corporate

Nodir Sidikov, Partner, Corporate, Fieldfisher

I am a corporate partner specialising in private and public M&A, joint ventures and capital markets work.

I am an integral member of the Fieldfisher's Russia & CIS Group and have extensive experience in advising entrepreneurs and businesses from the CIS region, particularly Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine with particular focus on energy and natural resources sector.

I have advised on a number of significant corporate transactions in energy and natural resources sector in Kazakhstan and Russia. In addition I have experience in sports and banking sectors and advising clients on the resolution of investment and corporate disputes.

Recent transactions include:

  • leading a team advising JSC KazMunaiGas EP on the acquisition of 50% JSC Mangistaumunaigas and the sale of 49% of oil company in Kazakhstan to MOL plc

  • providing advice on general corporate matters and issues related to listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange

  • advising Kazakh sovereign wealth fund Samruk-Kazyna on a number of corporate deals and its management of stakes in FTSE100 companies

I am a member of Association of the International Petroleum Negotiators and a member of the executive committee of the British-Kazakh Law Association.

I frequently speak at various conferences and most recently for in-house lawyers forum in Kazakhstan.

I speak fluent Russian, English and Uzbek languages.