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Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri
(MKD) law firm
71 Vazha Pshavela Ave.,
floor 4th, office 24
Business Center on Vazha (BCV)
0186 Tbilisi, Georgia
T: (+995 32) 2553880, 2973880
F: (+995 32) 2973884
E-mail: info@mkd.ge

Public Policy

Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri (MKD) Public Policy practice represents private companies, for-profit and nonprofit organizations, other entities and individuals before the Georgian government, state agencies and departments in matters relating to Georgian laws, regulations and policies. Our experts in this practice specialize in advising clients on development, passing and adoption of regulatory legal acts both on legislative and departmental levels.
 
In the current changing environment companies face a lot of legislative and regulatory challenges, but the European integration direction followed by Georgia enabled businesses to deliver messages to Georgian authorities in a new way and lobby their interests in a transparent manner.
 
MKD professionals in Public Policy practice have the skills and reputation to ensure that our clients' views are given due consideration in the public policy debate. Some of our experts have held high-ranking elected, appointed and legal counsel positions within the country’s authorities and are able to give an insider’s view on how legislation, regulations and decision-making process affect businesses. Our lawyers have also expertise of participating at various legislative and decision-making stages, including legislation and policy drafting.
 
MKD Public Policy practice is based on the principles of integrity and professionalism. Our experts work closely with the top-management and the board to build a better understanding of the clients’ business amongst Georgian central and local government officials and members of parliament.
 
We offer our clients strategic and multi-disciplinary approach in dealing with the legislative and regulatory challenges they face. The experts of our Public Policy group join forces with lawyers in other practice areas to provide clients with a full analysis of the legal, political, regulatory and business components surrounding the client’s issue. Such an approach strengthens our client advocacy before state decision makers.

Interns

Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri (MKD) law firm is constantly looking at widening its team of professionals, searching for both experienced lawyers and law school students. We are always open for those, who are ready and willing to share our values and become part of our team. If you are intelligent, educated, hardworking and ready to contribute to the development of our firm, we encourage you to get in touch.

We highly appreciate creativity and offer our employees a positive working environment, which strengthens interpersonal skills, entrepreneurship and openness. We are searching for professionals, who share our ambition to offer high quality legal services in the international market. We place great emphasis on training and the professional development of each employee. Our firm has developed a program of individual comprehensive training, which includes professional seminars on different legal issues as well as personal growth training.

To join our team, please, send your CV to: info@mkd.ge

Download Download Application form if you are interested in joining Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri (MKD) law firm

Upon consideration of your CV, we will gladly invite you for an interview.

Current vacancies can be found here:  the vacancy is not declared currently.

Litigation & Arbitration

Our dispute resolution practice group has extensive experience in commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation, as well as insolvency and restructuring matters. MKD longstanding experience in handing commercial and civil disputes and drafting resolution clauses makes the firm an effective advocate of its clients' interests. The team also advises on and arbitrates claims under bilateral investment treaties.

Effectively handling disputes between investment advisers and their clients either through arbitration, mediation or courtroom litigation requires a thorough understanding of the nature of the adviser/client relationship, the scope of the undertaking, and the reasonably articulated goals of each party. With the assistance of appropriate experts, the firm has achieved successful results for its clients.

Tax & Customs

Our practice area “Tax Law” assists both a domestic and international clientele composed of national and multinational corporations, industrialists and financial institutions, fund promoters, sponsors and investors in private equity and real estate transactions. Our lawyers and advisors provide tailor-made tax advice and innovative solutions to your tax problems and develop tax-efficient structures for corporate and finance transactions. We also perform the related tax due diligences.

We offer a wide range of tax compliance services, from VAT registration to the filing of tax returns (corporate tax returns, annual VAT returns, periodical VAT returns, etc.).

IP & Labor Law

The IP practice group structure puts MKD in a unique position to develop and implement top-quality IP strategies for the entire Georgian region and facilitates the cross-border enforcement of IP right. MKD has long-standing experience in trademark, patent, copyright  and unfair competition matters. The partners frequently represent parties in ground-breaking court cases in national courts. The team is also active in combating product and software piracy, including customs seizures.

The practice group offers an integrated service on contentions and non-contentions IP, IT and internet related issues and advises on M&A transactions with an IP/IT focus. Other core areas are food and drug law, life sciences and unfair competition.

Lending & Restructuring

MKD's insolvency and restructuring team advises in at relevant areas of insolvency and restructuring work. The team has a strong focus on advising lenders and distressed borrowers on pre-insolvency reorganization and re-financing, on complex insolvency restructurings and work-outs for international corporate and financial institutions. The team advises on the pre-insolvency protection of creditors' rights in restructuring and insolvency situations and represents creditors in pending insolvency proceedings, including insolvency litigation.

                                                              


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