Mansur is an associate in Reed Smith’s Global Commercial Disputes Group and is based in the firm’s Astana office assisting Kazakh clients. He joined the firm as a paralegal in February 2017, and was promoted to the role of associate in 2021.
Mansur works closely with the London Reed Smith international arbitration team, and he represents clients in adhoc arbitrations, as well as arbitrations conducted under the rules of major international arbitration institutions, including the ICC and ICSID. Mansur has experience in advising on Kazakh law, analyzing large volumes of documents, assisting in the preparation of expert reports on Kazakh law, taking witness evidence, and preparing pleadings.
Mansur was also part of the team that worked on the World Bank-sponsored projects undertaken by Reed Smith on behalf of the Republic of Kazakhstan, relating to Kazakhstan’s Justice Sector Institutional Strengthening Project.