|MWP is regularly ranked in the top tier law firms as a result of research carried out by the leading legal directories. |
“” WHO’S WHO LEGAL, 2014, MINING
“Michael Wilson, managing director of Michal Wilson & Partners is listed in the 2014 edition of WHO’S WHO LEGAL, MINING recognizing as one of the best and recommended lawyers.”
“” Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, 2014 Edition
“Combining years of collective experience in the CIS, MWP is ideally placed to provide legal services in a unique region where a cultural understanding and an appreciation of the local approach to legislation and business is vital to commercial success. Key personnel are resident on a full-time basis. Today, MWP continues to maintain its position as the region's largest independent law firm and is as well considered a key strategic partner to its clients. The Firm advises both foreign and domestic business clients, including some of the region's largest and most strategically important investors.”
“” Chambers Partners, 2014 Edition
“This well-established firm has a strong clientele in the energy and natural resources sector. It offers a range of services, including banking and finance, corporate/commercial and M&A. Managing director Michael Wilson is the key contact”
“” The Legal 500, 2014 Edition
“...full-service practice advised Falck Group on the takeover and restructuring of a healthcare business in Kazakhstan; Teva Pharmaceuticals and Marsh & McLennan on respective regulatory matters; Hambledon Mining plc on the financing and acquisition of gold and other metal mines; and Rio Tinto plc on mining projects. It was local counsel alongside Linklaters LLP when advising BP on merger filings in relation to the planned divestment of its stake in TNK-BP. Michael Wilson is well regarded.”
“” The Legal 500, 2013 Edition
Michael Wilson & Partners is ‘one of the leaders for legal services in Kazakhstan’ and, according to one major client, ‘provides the best commercial-based review and understanding in the region’. The practice spans corporate law, banking and finance, IP and disputes across many industry sectors...
Chambers and Partners, Yearbook 2013
One of the key defining features of this firm is its wealth of experience in Kazakhstan. It also has an office in Baku, and often employs its expertise across the entire Central Asia and Caucasus region on multi-jurisdictional mandates....”
IFLR1000, The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms, Edition 2013
Michael Wilson & Partners corporate finance practice has had another busy year...
“” The AsiaLaw Profiles, The Guide to the Leading Asia-Pacific Law Firms, Edition 2013
Ranked and recommended in Banking & Finance Corporate/M&A and Energy & Natural Resources
...the firm has impressive coverage. It frequently works with international firms on highlight deals and significant advisory work...
Who's Who Legal CIS 2012
Ranked and recommended in Mergers & Acquisitions and Project Finance
"At his own firm Michael Wilson & Partners, Ltd., Michael Wilson has "a wonderful depth of expertise"... "Michael E Wilson from Michael Wilson & Partners, Ltd. is developing the firm into "one of the leading law firms" in the region. He focuses on cross-border transactions, due diligence for foreign entities, takeovers and tender offers."