Javokhir Karimov is a junior associate in Dentons’ Tashkent office. He has experience advising on corporate, contractual and construction issues, licensing of design, construction and operation activities in various fields, incorporation of limited liability companies, accreditation of the representative offices; international corporate documentation matters, drafting of powers of attorney and corporate authorisations, due diligence and deal closings. Javokhir assists senior lawyers in the preparation of various types of contracts, legal opinions and other documentation in relation to the projects in mining, energy, construction and other areas. He was involved in advising foreign investors on several landmark exploration projects in Uzbekistan. He advises multinational and local companies on a number of issues relating to Uzbek labour law applicable to Uzbek and foreign citizens. Javokhir holds an LLM degree in international commercial law from the Westminster International University in Tashkent. He is fluent in Russian, English and Uzbek.