Timur Odilov | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Timur Odilov

Associate, Astana

T +7 717 255 28 68

E todilov@whitecase.com


Timur Odilov is an associate in M&A/Corporate group. Timur’s practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and commercial projects mainly in mining and petroleum sectors. He brings an industry-focused approach to each transaction and advice. Noted for his deep understanding of mining industry, Timur is welcomed to address recognizable Kazakhstan forums with the topics related to regulatory reforms. Timur has also significant experience in construction industry of Kazakhstan.

Before joining White & Case in 2012, Timur was a legal counsel of a large international mining company.

Bars and Courts

  • Kazakhstan


  • Bachelor's Degree in Law, Turan University, Almaty, Kazakhstan


  • English
  • Russian


Advising Kazakhstan Government on regulatory reforms in subsoil use sector. In particular, Timur was engaged to prepare draft bill amending the subsoil use law in 2013 and currently is working on a concept and draft subsoil use code.

Advising CNPC and Zhenhua Oil Co. in connections with intended acquisition of interests in Dunga and North Caspian Sea petroleum projects.

Advising Kazzinc, the largest polymetals producer in Kazakhstan, on its acquisition of Zhairem GOK JSC, a large producer of manganese, ferromagnesian and barite concentrates.

Advising Nostrum Oil & Gas plc in connection with its intra-group reorganization and admission to the premium listing segment of the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and to trading on the London Stock Exchange and to admission to trading on the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange.

Advising KMG Karachaganak LLP on various issues related to participation in Karachaganak FPSA.

Advising syndicates of international investment banks in a number of projects on bonds issue related to mining and petroleum business in Kazakhstan.