About Asatiani

—   Serving International and Georgian clients from Tbilisi

Founded as a co-operating between like-minded Lawyers in 2001 Asatiani & Partners was officially incorporated in 2005 - in the years since then our highly respected team have gone on to deliver clients with an exceptional level of service, winning many landmark cases both domestically and internationally. We are delighted to note that as a mark of the esteem in which he is held our founding partner David Asatiani was elected the President of the Georgian Bar Association.

Our Practice

—   Our partners cover all the major areas of legal services

We are based in the traditional Tbilisi District of Vake, an area where Georgian and International people have a preference for living and working: we are here because we like to be close to a main customer base, however naturally we are happy providing our services across the city of Tbilisi anyway Georgia and indeed internationally. Our partners cover all the major areas of legal services that you could require either as a private person or business - For more details on this please see our specific information sections.

Meet The Asatiani Partners

Our team of lawyers are experienced across the full spectrum of the legal system in Georgia and are able to deliver you high quality legal advice whatever your requirements may be.

Paul Abaiadze


Defence Lawyer at Asatiani Law Partners. Paul is an expert at using the law to the benefit of his clients - his particular field of expertise is criminal law and he is a highly sought-after attorney thanks to his ability to defend his client's interests.

With experience in high-profile fraud and economic crime cases, Paul has an eye for detail and is highly proficient in representing clients in court. He also acts on behalf of clients who have cases brought against them by the Prosecutors Office of the State of Georgia.

As a defence lawyer Paul acts on behalf of both employees and employers in labour law cases depending on the circumstances of the dispute.

Paul speaks fluent Russian and basic English.

Zurab Zhividze


Litigation Attorney at Asatiani Law Partners, Tbilisi. Zurab is a feared litigation attorney with a reputation for results - he has won numerous cases against the state authorities, Tbilisi City Hall and various Ministries.

Previously in his career he was responsible for drafting government bills and legislation and this knowledge is not particularly useful when pursuing claims on behalf of clients.

As an administrative expert Zurab was a member of the panel responsible for the implementation of international legal standards in Georgia in relation to Environmental Law as set out by the United Nations.

Zurab holds a licence to defend clients in proceedings that involve aspects of criminal law which may occur in the case of some commercial disputes.

Alongside his native Georgian Zurab speaks fluent Russian and intermediate French

Tamar Matchavariani


Commercial Lawyer at Asatiani Law Partners. Tamar is a specialist in international commercial law who has specialised in international trade. She has extensive experience working with the biggest Georgian Wine Brand and continues to manage their legal affairs.

Tamar acts as a trademark lawyer and is an expert in the application of intellectual property law, she holds a notary licence and has also worked in the Georgian Public Registry.

With her experience in commercial law she is able to advise on all matters relating to company formation and to ensure complete legal compliance.

Tamar speaks Georgian and Russian.

Bela Buneridi

Office Manager

Bela is our initial point of contact with you - a bright and competent person who is highly efficient and absolutely discrete - she’s fluent in Georgian and English and has mixed Georgian/Greek heritage.