Team

Timur Salikhbaev
Timur Salikhbaev
Partner
Timur has over fifteen years of extensive legal practice and advised primarily on corporate and trade matters. His industry focus includes pharmaceuticals, chemicals, financial, trade and energy industries.
He also has significant experience in...
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Jahongir Abdurazakov
Jahongir Abdurazakov
Partner
Jahongir has sixteen years of experience advising large multinational oil companies on oil production and refining, taxation, corporate and commercial law matters. Prior to joining Tethys,  Jahongir was an adviser to a leading law firm, adv...
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Igor Zaharov
Igor Zaharov
Partner
Igor has 23 years of legal practice since he received the Master of Law degree (LL.M.) from the State Law University. He has been advising local and international companies on a wide range of legal issues and tasks as part of strategic projec...
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Sulaymon Salimov
Sulaymon Salimov
Senior counsel
Sulaymon has over 11 years’ legal experience advising domestic and foreign companies. Prior to joining the firm he worked for one of the Big Four auditing firms. He specializes in international, corporate, commercial, banking & finance and constructi...
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Firdavs Kabilov
Firdavs Kabilov
Senior counsel
Firdavs Kabilov is a senior counsel at Tethys law firm acting as a corporate and investment consultant. He has several years of legal work experience both in private practice and public sphere. He advised clients on issues related to corporate law, i...
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Timur Beknazov
Timur Beknazov
Legal counsel
Timur has more than 10 years of legal experience with specialization in international contracts, cross-border trade, commercial and corporate law. Prior to joining “Tethys”, Timur worked as an in-house legal expert for domestic and foreign companies,...
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About Company

TETHYS Law Firm was created to facilitate the implementation of large investment projects in strategic sectors of the economy of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The aim of our team is to fill in the information gap providing clear understanding of legal, cultural and other peculiarities of doing business in Uzbekistan.

Our expertise is to conduct legal due diligence of enterprises, develop and finalize shareholders and investment agreements, PPP agreements, transaction documents, analysis of the regulatory environment, development of draft regulatory acts and in cooperation with regulators. Our representative industry experience includes banking and finance, pharmaceuticals, green energy, healthcare, chemical industry, retail, construction, e-commerce and others.
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Contact Us

Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Mirzo Ulugbek 25 +998 99 887 87 78
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Projects

In this litigation, our Firm defended the interests of a large international beverages company in a dispute against a local authority regarding the improper alienation of a land plot. Our lawyers successfully defended the interests of the Principal so they received full compensation.

Our law firm provided full legal support in the process from creation to full operation of one of the very first crowdfunding platforms in Uzbekistan, which operates under the laws of Fair Finance. This project is unique because in the course of its implementation we had to become pioneers in certain areas of legislation, which makes us unique consultants with practical experience in such projects.

In the course of working on this project, our law firm has consulted one of the leading clinical diagnostic laboratories in the near abroad. All processes from representing the client's interests in negotiations with local authorities to the signing of the agreement by the parties were successfully carried out.

Our law firm provided legal audit services to one of the largest consulting companies of near abroad. During the audit, our specialists performed professional due diligence, which was also mentioned by our client.

Consulting on the organization of presence of a micro-credit company for one of the leading micro-credit and financial organizations of the Russian Federation. In compiling the analysis, all specific aspects of the industry were studied and solutions to possible obstacles were provided to the client.

In this project, our law firm carried out a significant legal analysis in the field of renewable energy industry and the rules for participation in tenders and the conduct of PPP projects. Our client was one of the world's leading investors in the construction and operation of alternative energy source facilities. The project was successfully completed.

Comprehensive work on the merger of three large companies providing services for the electrification of industrial facilities in Uzbekistan. Conducting a legal audit of companies in preparation for the reorganization process, as well as full support of the process itself. All work was carried out with care to all the details, and the process went smoothly.

Advising a large European organization that creates software for cyber security, conducting secure payment transactions, mobile financial services and identification programs by bio-metric data. The essence of the project was the legal support of the liquidation of the institution in Uzbekistan, as well as the conduct of all formal processes.

Our law firm conducted a full legal audit for one of the leading manufacturers of industrial products in Uzbekistan. Also, the client was provided with an analysis to suppress possible future risks and optimize work processes.

In this project, our law firm conducted work in the field of M&A. In the course of work, all processes were duly accompanied from the legal side, which was noted by the client in the review for well-coordinated work.

Our law firm conducted due diligence (legal audit) for a leading retail company in Uzbekistan. In the course of the work, all the details were analyzed, and we also prepared an analysis to optimize the processes and prevent possible risks.

Consulting on taxation for one of the largest Eastern companies, which provides a range of technical services for the extraction and exploration of oil and gas. During the work, customers received desired results and praised the services of our company.

In this project, our law firm assisted a company that implements investment projects in the oil and gas sector, mining, as well as geological exploration. Our assistance was to obtain a license from a government agency for a major investment transaction.

Legal support of a large oil and gas EPC project for one of the leading oil refining companies in the world. Also, representing the interests of the client at a high level in business negotiations with local authorities.

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Articles

Our law firm is keen to provide you full legal assistance in all stages of privatization, including the preparation of all the necessary documents for filing an application, participating in negotiations with government agencies representing your interests, obtaining the necessary licenses as well as the implementation of all registrations and etc.

This article analyzes the regulatory framework of the Republic of Uzbekistan in terms of the mechanism for acquiring rights (lease, acquisition, use, privatization) to land plots as part of the implementation of investment projects.

Complex overview of the current legislation on the norms applicable to environmental protection in the field of oil and petroleum industry.    

Today, mobile phones and their applications, which we use to solve many problems, are quite firmly rooted in the everyday life of billions of people. This article offers the reader a legal overview of mobile applications: creation and protection of intellectual property inherent in each mobile application in order to further protect their product from unscrupulous competitors.

The Regulation establishes the procedure for initiating, developing, reviewing all public-private partnership projects (hereinafter - PPPs); selecting a private partner; maintaining a registry of PPP projects; and reporting on their implementation.

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