Enkhbat Batsukh

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Practice areas

  • Banking & Finance
  • Energy / Infrastructure
  • Legislative policy

Admissions & Certifications

  • Mongolian Lawyers (Bar) Association
  • Registered Lawyer of Financial Regulatory Commission of Mongolia (capital markets regulator)
  • The Panel of Arbitrators of Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration

Education

  • State University of Mongolia School of Law, 1992-1996 (Mongolia)
  • Wake Forest University School of Law, 1998-1999 (USA)
 

Languages

  • Mongolian (Native)
  • English 
  • Russian 
 

Background

Enkhbat Batsukh heads the (i) Banking & Finance, (ii)Energy / Infrastructure and (iii) Legislative policy practices at KhanLex Partners.
Enkhbat has over 20 years of experience in the legal field in Mongolia. He is a former government lawyer – specifically as a desk officer in the Business Law Section of the Ministry of Justice of Mongolia. His responsibilities at the Ministry of Justice included drafting the Civil Code of Mongolia, Foreign Investment Code of Mongolia and Bankruptcy Code of Mongolia. Following the government work, Enkhbat was with Newcom, a Mongolian investment holding company. In particular, he was in-house counsel with the following two flagship businesses of Newcom – MobiCom (Mongolia’s first and largest telecom operator) and Eznis Airways (regional air carrier).

He is a founding partner of KhanLex Partners LLP, which de-merged from MDS KhanLex in 2018. Enkhbat has been instrumental in making KhanLex Partners LLP (and, by extension, MDS KhanLex) one of the top-ranking Mongolian law firms, according to Chambers, AsiaLaw and Legal500.

Representative legal matters

  • Advising a development finance institution of the US government on financing of the Schulze Global Mongolia Debt Facility 
  • Advising a multilateral development bank on debt financing of the largest commercial bank of Mongolia 
  • Advising a development finance institution of the US government on financing of a KFC/Pizza Hut franchisee in Mongolia 
  • Advising a multilateral development bank on equity financing of a Mongolian company  and on debt financing of the same company to build and operate a greenfield state-of-the-art cement plant 
  • Advising a multilateral development bank on the financing of Mongolia’s leading retailer for FMG, apparel and consumer electronics 
  • Advising a multilateral development bank on the financing of one of the largest businesses in Mongolia engaged in retail, distribution and trading 
  • Advising Newcom (Mongolia) and Softbank (Japan) on the 50MW Tsetsii Wind Farm in Mongolia, financed by JICA and EBRD 
  • Advising Halopolymer (Russia), one of the largest world producers of fluoropolymer products, in Mongolian bankruptcy proceedings against a local (Mongolian) company 
  • Advising a development finance institution of the US government on debt financing of a fast-growing cashmere producer of Mongolia 
  • Advising a multilateral development bank on the financing of 30MW solar power projects in Mongolia (the first solar power projects in Mongolia to be developed and financed by international investors and lenders) 
  • Advising CEXIM on sovereign financing of Government of Mongolia
  • Advising a multilateral development bank and the Central Bank of Mongolia on legislative reform for effective resolution of non-performing loans of Mongolian commercial banks
  • Advising a development finance institution of the US government on debt financing of one of the largest non-banking financial institutions of Mongolia 
  • Advising a development finance institution of the US government on debt financing of a fast-growing cashmere producer of Mongolia.

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