Office

Kurmangazy Business Center
61a Kurmangazy Street
5th Floor
050000, Almaty
Kazakhstan

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Adlet Yerkinbayev is praised for his client-oriented and dedicated approach to projects. "He is always available when we ask for his availability at calls or meetings," one client reports, adding: "He showed real desire to work with us on this project in order to build a longer-term client relationship." He is known by commentators as "a good lawyer with good business insight and good communication skills."

Chambers Asia Pacific, 2018

PROFILE

Adlet Yerkinbayev

Adlet Yerkinbayev

Partner
+7 727 355 0530

Adlet Yerkinbayev is a Partner in the Almaty office. His practice focuses on debt and equity capital markets, banking and finance and M&A.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

  • HALYK BANK JSC on its acquisition of Kazkommertsbank JSC from Mr Kenges Rakishev and Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk-Kazyna JSC
  • KENGES RAKISHEV on the acquisition of Alnair Capital Holding JSC and its 28.08% shareholding in Kazkommertsbank JSC, the largest bank in Kazakhstan, as a result of which Mr Rakishev increased his total shareholding in Kazkommertsbank JSC to 56.75% of its issued common share capital
  • INTERNATIONAL MINERAL RESOURCES II B.V. on the sale of 100% of issued and placed shares of KoZhaN JSC, an oil company, via open trades on the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange
  • KENGES RAKISHEV on the acquisition of 46.5% stake in JSC BTA Bank from JSC Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk-Kazyna
  • JSC HALYK BANK KAZAKHSTAN on its acquisition of SB HSBC Bank Kazakhstan JSC
  • KCELL JOINT STOCK COMPANY, a leading cellular phone provider in Kazakhstan, on its USD 525 million initial public offering via a listing of GDRs on the London Stock Exchange and of shares on the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange*

*Experience prior to joining Kinstellar.

    EDUCATION

    • 2004 – 2005: Harvard Law School, Cambridge, LL.M.
    • 1997 – 2002: Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty, Specialist in International Law (Distinction)

    PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

    New York Bar

    LANGUAGES

    English, Russian, Kazakh

    PUBLICATIONS

    • Corporate Acquisitions & Mergers 2014 - 2015, Kazakhstan chapter, Kluwer Law International (co-author)
    • Project Finance, Kazakhstan chapter 2012 - 2014, Getting the Deal Through (co-author)
    • Kazakhstan's Radical Bank Restructuring Law, Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, January 2010 (co-author)