Mukhtar Nurzhigitov | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Mukhtar Nurzhigitov

Associate, Astana

T +7 717 255 28 68



Mukhtar Nurzhigitov concentrates in M&A, corporate and commercial litigation matters, as well as in subsoil use law.

Before joining White & Case in 2010, Mr. Nurzhigitov worked for major Kazakh and international law firms representing multinational clients on matters related to corporate reorganization, mergers and acquisitions and other related issues.

Bars and Courts

  • Kazakhstan


  • LLM, Securities and Financial Regulation, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Bachelor in Finance, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Bachelor in International Law, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan


  • English
  • Kazakh
  • Russian


Mr. Bulat Utemuratov during acquisition of shares in JSC Temirbank and JSC Alliance Bank.

JSC KazTransOil on KZT 28 billion IPO on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange as part of People's IPO Program.

Koksay-Muzbel LLP in USD 100 million sale of subsoil use rights in Kazakhstan.

Transmashdiesel on the proposed joint venture with Remlokomotiv and General Electrics in Kazakhstan relating to production and sale of diesel engines for locomotives.

Eurasian Bank in the merger transaction with ProstoKredit LLP.