Samara Dumanaeva

Samara Dumanaeva
Samara Dumanaeva, Counsel

Lorenz Law Firm

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial & Contracts Law
  • Energy & Natural Resources Law

Professional Profile

Samara advises clients on Contracts, Corporate and Commercial Law, as well as on Energy and Natural Resources Law.


  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis (USA), Master of Law (LL.M), 1998-1999
  • Kyrgyz State National University, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), Diploma in Law with honours, 1991-1996

Prior experience

  • Kyrgyz Russian Slavonic University Law Faculty, Senior Lecturer
  • United States Agency for International Development funded Project “Special Legal Advisor for Secretariat of the Kyrgyz Republic Vice Prime Minister for Economic Development, Trade and Investment” (Kyrgyzstan).
  • “Dignitas” Law Firm (Kyrgyzstan)
  • British Department for International Development funded Project “Land and Agrarian Reform Project: Third Party Arbitration in Agrarian Sphere” (Kyrgyzstan)
  • UNDP Project “Strengthening the Capacity of the Government for Disaster Mitigation and Preparedness” (Kyrgyzstan).
  • Ministry of Justice of the Kyrgyz Republic, International Legal Department
  • Japanese Business Management Practice (Japan)

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • Member of the Mineral Resources Committee, International Business Council
  • Member of the US Department of State Alumni Association


  • Kyrgyz
  • Russian
  • English
  • Japanese