Dentons is the world's first polycentric global law firm. Now the world's largest law firm, with more than 8,800 lawyers, Dentons' global team builds agile, tailored solutions to meet the local, national and global needs of private and public clients of any size in more than 167 locations serving 73 countries.
Opened in 1999, our Baku office is truly immersed in the country, and our lawyers have been active in Azerbaijan for more than 25 years. Dentons Baku team consists of 2 partners (including our first Azerbaijani partner), 3 Of Counsels, and 4 associates, plus 2 Azerbaijan qualified paralegals. Uniquely among law offices in Baku, 6 of our lawyers have advanced law degrees from the U.K., the U.S., and three are admitted to the New York or DC Bars.
Dentons Azerbaijan has considerable experience in reviewing contracts, conducting due diligence for companies and establishing joint ventures in Azerbaijan, including through the use of complex offshore structures for investment. Our lawyers are experienced in a wide range of legal issues including foreign investment, energy and natural resources, infrastructure projects, taxation and finance. We are particularly involved in the fields of energy; banking and investment; privatization; securities; corporate law; currency regulation; competition law; intellectual property protection; employment and property law.
The strengths of Dentons Baku include:
- Energy & Natural Resources
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets
- Infrastructure Development
- Real Estate
- Litigation/Dispute Resolution