OUR TEAM Farid KhalilzadePartnerMore than 13 years of managing experience in large multinational construction and FMCG companies. He holds a master’s degree in construction law from the University of Salford, Manchester, MBA master’s degree and master degree from Baku State University. Fluent in Azerbaijani, Russian, English and Turkish. Gulnara AliyevaSenior AssociateDedicated and ambitious multilingual legal professional with 10 years’ experience in corporate and commercial law and specialized in complex commercial contracts, M&A, joint ventures, procurement and construction projects, international arbitration, negotiation and dispute settlement. Legal education both in Civil Law and Common Law countries. Holds master degree from University of Cincinnati, Bremen University and Baku State University. Fluent in Azerbaijani, English and Turkish. Nurlan KarimliMember of the Bar Association of Azerbaijan.Over than 7 years experience as member of Azerbaijan BAR and 12 years of experience as in-house corporate lawyer. Fluent in Azerbaijani, English, Turkish. Huseyn IsmayilovAssociateOver 9 years of experience in both the private and public sector. Graduated and received a master’s degree from the Eastern Mediterranean University. Fluent in Azerbaijani, English, Turkish. Nasiba TaghizadeBusiness Development ManagerOver 14 years of experience in the private sector as key account manager, facility manager and business development manager. Fluent in Azerbaijani, Russian, English and Turkish. Shafiga BaghirovaJunior LawyerShe did her bachelor’s degree at the Academy of Public Administration under the President of AR. Before joining FNK, she has worked in local consulting company as lawyer. Shafiga is an experienced legal consultant with extensive knowledge in corporate and labor law.Fluent in Azerbaijani, Russian, English and Turkish.