Alibek Myrzaguzhin

Alibek Myrzaguzhin joined Cleveland & Co in March 2022 as a Paralegal and within three months started his training contract as a Trainee Associate to assist the team with corporate & commercial matters and research on investment management. He focuses on drafting and negotiating various commercial contracts.

Alibek graduated from the University of Essex with a Law LLB. He is working towards qualifying as a solicitor in England and Wales and hopes to strengthen his knowledge in the international financial service industry. Prior to joining Cleveland & Co, Alibek worked as a Legal Consultant at PwC and as an In-House Paralegal in a UK holding company involved in mining in Central Asia.

Alibek is motivated, humble and adaptable which makes him a valued member of the team. When he’s not drafting documents for our clients, you will find Alibek playing football or travelling with his family.

Expertise

Alibek has acquired a range of skills, primarily in relation to:

  • AIFs
  • CIS Operators and Schemes
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Company Secretarial
  • Corporate Agreements
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Legal Research
  • LPAs
  • Pooled Pension Funds
  • Private Equity (climate opportunities, infrastructure, private credit and real estate)
  • Repo Agreements
  • Russian language Contracts
  • Service Agreements
  • UCITS and NURS

Experience

  • PwC: Delivered outstanding client service experience to Media, Oil & Gas, Construction, Telecoms, Real Estate clients and governmental bodies. Regularly conducted comprehensive legal research and presented to management.
  • UK Holding Company: Drafted and negotiated commercial agreement, loan agreements, service agreements, mortgages, novation agreements and agreements related to the acquisition of IP rights to software, etc.

Qualifications

  • Law LLB (University of Essex)

Languages

  • English
  • Russian (native)
  • Kazakh (native)

London, U.K.

Alibek Myrzaguzhin joined Cleveland & Co in March 2022 as a Paralegal to assist the team with corporate & commercial matters and research on investment management. He focuses on drafting and negotiating various commercial contracts.

Alibek graduated from the University of Essex with a Law LLB. He is working towards qualifying as a solicitor in England and Wales and hopes to strengthen his knowledge in the international financial service industry. Prior to joining Cleveland & Co, Alibek worked as a Legal Consultant at PwC and as an In-House Paralegal in a UK holding company involved in mining in Central Asia.

Alibek is motivated, humble and adaptable which makes him a valued member of the team. When he’s not drafting documents for our clients, you will find Alibek playing football or travelling with his family.

Expertise

Alibek has acquired a range of skills, primarily in relation to:

  • Commercial contracts
  • Company Secretarial
  • Corporate Agreements
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Substance requirements
  • Legal Research
  • Repo Agreements
  • Reviewing, amending and negotiating these contracts in Russian
  • Service Agreements

Experience

  • UK Holding Company: Drafted and negotiated commercial agreement, loan agreements, service agreements, mortgages, novation agreements and agreements related to the acquisition of IP rights to software, etc.
  • PwC: Delivered outstanding client service experience to Media, Oil & Gas, Construction, Telecoms, Real Estate clients and governmental bodies. Regularly conducted comprehensive legal research and presented to management.

Qualifications

  • Law LLB (University of Essex)

Languages

  • English
  • Russian (native)
  • Kazakh (native)