Joel Benjamin,the managing partner of the Almaty office of Kinstellar, an international law firm, has been living and working in Kazakhstan since 1993. Prior to opening Kinstellar’s Almaty office, Joel practiced law in Kazakhstan with two well-known international law firms. Joel advises international and local clients in various industries, including oil and gas, mining, banking, telecommunications and media. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, banking, finance and capital markets transactions. Joel is highly recommended by Chambers Global, The Legal 500 and IFLR 1000.