Post oil policy of Azerbaijan opened the new era in the economy of the country mainly calling for new challenges and incentives featuring the liberalization of the business environment and openness to international trade. Today, the entrepreneurial sphere is mostly characterized with its attractiveness for foreign investment and numerous amenities for running a business. Emerging diversified international commercial environment asks for more demanding transaction skills and negotiations.

What we offer

CLC Lawyers represent clients in all areas of international business transactions and commercial activities, including sale and distribution of goods and services (including multimillion goods like planes, agricultural techniques and etc), licensing issues, corporate taxation, compliance with foreign investment, and various commercial negotiations. To facilitate this process and to serve the scene of possible scenarios, we advise our clients through our vast network of real estate brokers, HR managers, specialists in foreign visas, and others.

CLC's services also include: 

  • Advising on, negotiating and drafting letters of intent, confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, joint venture and consortium agreements, international sale of goods, international services, BOT, partnering, distribution, agency and sales representative agreements, technology transfer and licensing agreements;
  • Representation of buyers in the acquisition of businesses in foreign countries;
  • Representation of buyers and sellers in international sales transactions;
  • Letters of credit and trade finance documentation
  • Export and import controls;
  • Political- and commercial risk management;
  • Obtaining work permits for foreigners;
  • Formulation of contracts general terms, such as service agreements and sales contracts;
  • Representation at courts and defending the interests of clients;
  • Registration and translation of letter of attorneys;
  • Interface with regulatory authorities; 
  • Political- and commercial risk management;
  • Business-law solutions to other and complicated business needs and situation;
  • Demand-based legal services related to business law and taxation.

We support businesses in tenders and ensure our client’s interests are best protected in tender procedures, both domestically and internationally. We also provide support to in-company procurements for tendering and contracting purposes.

Legal Audit: We detect situations of breach of law and breach of company rules, as well as, intra-company fraud. Legal Audits includes checking how well company structures and employees follow the company rules and whether these rules comply with legislation and avoids conflict of interest situations.