Assel Sandybayeva

Assel Sandybayeva

Of Counsel


Practice area:
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Bankruptcy and Rehabilitation

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  • Almaty City College of Lawyers

  • Kazakhstan Association of Lawyers

  • Kazakhstan International Court of Arbitration (Arbiter)


Assel specializes in civil process and represents the Firm’s clients in the courts of all instances in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Assel used to deal with antitrust law issues and represented clients in their relations with antitrust authorities, including appeal of their actions (rulings) and representation in court. She also participated in due diligence of transportation, oil and gas, and agricultural companies. She supported many transactions for sale and purchase of large-scale real estate.

Assel took part in numerous arbitration and enforcement proceedings and appealed a number of arbitration/enforcement decisions. She repeatedly covered the problems of arbitration legal regulation in various periodicals.

As a member of our team Assel provided legal backing to a number of Kazakhstan power, gas and construction companies. She headed the working group for collection of 1 billion tenge debt. Assel was involved in a unique project for the merger of two accumulation pension funds.


  • Kazakhstan National Academy of Law, Business Law Faculty, Honours degree
  • Adilet Higher Law School, Caspian Public University, Master's Programme in Jurisprudence
  • Illinnois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Master of Law LL.M


  • Kazakh
  • Russian
  • English