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David Sargsyan


Location:
 
Republic of Armenia

Practices: legal advisory, corporate governance, securities markets, investment markets, tax advisory, privatization of companies, law drafting and analysis

Date Joined: 2004 

Education: Management Certificate Chamber of Commerce, Poland, BA Yerevan State University, LLM (Cum Laude) in International Law Notre Dame University Law School, USA, MA in Political Science and International Relations AUA, Armenia, PhD Yerevan State University, Armenia

Spoken Languages: English, Russian, Armenian

Experience: David is a partner with Ameria. He is supervising the legal and advisory services provided by Ameria Legal team. Main areas of expertise include corporate governance, legalization of securities market, establishment of new companies, tax legislation, clarification of RoA legislative acts, and judicial representation among others.

David has had an extensive experience at various international organizations (UNHCR, Hague Prosecutor’s Office, Eurasia Foundation, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, TACIS project in Armenia, USAID and IBM), leading teams in their successful implementation of projects.

Contacts:

Tel: +374-10 561111

E-mail: davsar@ameria.am; legal@ameria.am


 

Areg Lazaryan

Areg Lazaryan

Location: Republic of Armenia

Practices: Contract drafting, legal research, international commercial law

Education: BA French University Foundation in Armenia Law Department, LLM French University Foundation in Armenia Law Department

Spoken Languages: English, French, Russian

Experience: Areg has extensive experience in civil law and European law, as well as in negotiations with clients. He is currently assisting Ameria staff in drafting contracts, such as lease, pledge contracts and contracts on provision of services as well as in the implementation of various legal researches as legal consultant. He had internships at practices with RoA Court of Appeal, at Attorney Office at Lyon as well as at the Center of New Technologies and Virtual Law in Lyon. Areg, being a promising lawyer, is growing quickly in the path of first being a legal assistant, junior consultant and now legal consultant with Ameria CJSC and is still aspiring for new heights. Areg is not only practically drawn towards legal practice, but he has published researches on creation of legal online education center in Armenia, regulation of concession relations in RA, as well as regulation of trust of securities in RA among others.

Contacts:

Tel: +374-10 561111

E-mail: areg@ameria.am; legal@ameria.am

 

 

Karen Babalyan

Location: Republic of Armenia

Practices: The main areas of Mr. Babalyan’s practice include banking and finance, insurance, corporate matters, regulatory in certain sectors such as financial regulation (including banking, insurance, securities market and funds), mining, energy and telecom, M&A and commercial/ business transactions. He has excellent understanding of the intricacies of the Armenian civil, corporate and law.

Date Joined: 2008

Education: Diploma in Jurisprudence (2004) - Slavonic State University, PhD in Law, Yerevan State University

Spoken Languages: English (fluent), Russian (fluent), Armenian (fluent), French, German 

Experience: 

The main areas of Mr. Babalyan’s 8 years law experience include banking and finance, insurance, corporate matters, as well regulatory advice in certain sectors such as financial regulation (including banking, insurance, securities market and funds), mining, energy and telecom. He has excellent understanding of the intricacies of the Armenian civil, corporate and business law. While legal counsel at the Central Bank of Armenia He has been instrumental in drafting the Law on Securities, Insurance Activities Act, several banking regulations, as well as other corporate and private finance legislation. He has a wide and long experience working on several due diligence projects, including M&A and debt financing in the sectors of mining, telecom, energy and production; represented the clients in the courts and state regulatory bodies in relation to due diligence findings. Karen specializes also in commercial and asset/shares purchaes transactions. He was instrumental in such multimillion loan facilities to international groups and major local companies, as well as local companies, large telecom and banking sector M&A projects, advised such clients as Zangezur Copper – Molybdenum Combine CJSC, Armenia Molybdenum Production CJSC, Lydian, Orange Armenia, Rostelecom, Rusal , VTB, PNP Paribas, Raiffeisenbank and many other.

Contacts:

Tel: +374-10 561111

E-mail: karenb@ameria.am; legal@ameria.am

 

 

Nare Manukyan

 

Nare ManukyanLocation: Republic of Armenia

Practices: legal counseling, research

Date Joined: 2011

Education: BA French University in Armenia, MA French University in Armenia

Spoken Languages: English, Russian, French, Armenian

Experience: Nare is actively involved in different projects and has been attending a series of classes in the chase for self-perfection and advancement of professional skills. While a student, Miss Manukyan provided legal counseling services at the House of Writers Resort in Tsaghkadzor. Afterwards she had her internship at the Department of Legal Affairs at Grand Toulouse while actively assisting the Mayor with research and answering legal questions. In 2011 she joined Ameria CJSC as a junior legal advisor and is assisting the team in meeting the needs of clients within the scope of legal advisory.

Contacts:

 Tel: +374-10 561111

E-mail: nare@ameria.amlegal@ameria.am

 

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