Eldor Mannopov is the Managing Partner of Dentons Tashkent. He specializes in corporate, contract, commercial, construction and tax law. He assists clients in the energy, chemical and petrochemical, oil and gas, infrastructure and transportation, corporate, and investment sectors.
Eldor has experience advising Uzbek and foreign clients on the incorporation of limited liability companies, litigation and dispute resolution, due diligence , M&A transactions, purchase of immovable assets and the privatization of state-owned property. He also advises on taxation regulations affecting local and foreign corporations, permanent establishments, tax optimization structures, licensing of design, construction and operation activities in various fields (EPC, FIDIC contracts).
Recognized as a leading lawyer in projects and construction, Eldor assists clients in drafting commercial agreements including EPC, procurement, construction, services and/or works agreements (according to both Asian Development Bank or World Bank standards). He also advises companies in the oil and gas sector on exploration service agreements, agreements under Clean Development Mechanism (Kyoto Protocol), investment agreements, EPC contracts, and production sharing agreements. He also supports major projects by providing practical legal advice on employment issues (including the employment of foreign nationals) and drafting governmental resolutions for investment projects.