Sofiya Zhylkaidarova

Managing partner of SIGNUM Law Firm https://signumlaw.com, one of the  leading law firms in Kazakhstan.

Sofiya graduated with honors Kazakhstan State National University named after Al-Farabi (Bachelor of Laws, Hons); with further L.L.M degree (LLM, Hons). Sofiya has also obtained an MBA degree at INSEAD – top world business school.

Sofiya has been working in local and international firms and advises local and international companies for over 20 years on various business matters, including business set-up and  acquisitions, tax issues, current business issues and litigation.

Sofiya is also a well-known and active representative of the legal and business community of Kazakhstan, has high ratings from international agencies and recommendations from grateful clients. Sofiya is an arbitrator of local and international arbitrations (including ICC). She is active speaker at significant venues and events and has many professional publications.

  • Commercial issues;
  • Investment support and protection;
  • Corporate and labor issues;
  • Taxes;
  • Dispute Resolution