About our Firm
Vakhidov & Partners is the first legal consultancy boutique in Central Asia focused on life sciences (pharma, medical devices, healthcare), FMCG, retail and IT/Telecom.
Our lawyers have worked at leading international law firms, major pharmaceutical and other companies, Big 4 consultancies and government agencies.
We have second-to-none experience of assisting 50+ companies manufacturing and/or supplying medicines, biologically active supplements, medical devices and equipment in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan on day-to-day business matters and complex transactions and reorganizations, as well as working with government and industry to improve legal framework in Central Asia.
FMCG & Retail
We advise major international companies manufacturing and selling food and beverages, tobacco products, consumer electronics, clothing on a wide range of legal issues, including promotion, competition, labeling, sales, e-commerce, as well as general corporate and commercial legal matters in Central Asia.
IT / Telecom
We help major telecommunications companies and IT start-ups on various legal issues, such as licensing, e-commerce, personal data, competition, state audits, as well as other complex legal matters.
Members of our team provided legal support to various major international pharmaceutical, FMCG, telecom, manufacturing and other companies in their day-to-day business, resolving complex regulatory issues, analysis and mitigation of legal and compliance risks in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. We have also assisted numerous international companies on M&As and corporate restructuring projects in Central Asia.
For many years we have been leading specialized legal committees to proactively serve the industry and have participated in determining and providing legal and GR support to achieve the development strategy of major companies in the local markets.