Key Lawyers

 

The firm’s key lawyers

Mr. Kristaq Traja – Lawyer, constitutionalist, co-author of Constitution of The Republic of Albania in 1998, Deputy Minister of Justice, Former Member of the Strasbourg Court of Human Rights. Since 1994 he was a lecture at the University of Tirana, Faculty of Law and at The School of Magistrates of the Republic of Albania. Mr. Traja is the Coordinator of High Level Experts Group of the Justice Reform. He also holds the position as the Head of the Board of Albanian Radio Television. He is the author of several books and translations in the field of constitutional law. He practices in his native Albanian and in the English, French and Russian languages.

Mr. Thimjo Kondi - Laywer, constitutionalist, a very known Albanian civil lawyer, Minister of Justice, Chief Justice (President) of Supreme Court, holder of “Reformer’s Award” from ABA - CEELI and The Golden Award “Naim Frashëri” from President of Republic of Albania. He also was a lecture at the European Univeristy of Tirana, Faculty of Law and at The School of Magistrates of the Republic of Albania. He is the author of several publications in the field of law. He practices in his native Albanian and in the English languages.

Mrs. Elvana Deshati – Lawyer, graduated from the University of Tirana, Faculty of Economy, and she earned a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration. She holded an LLB from University of Tirana, Faculty of Law, and she holded an LLM in Administrative Law and LLM in Corporate Governance from the European University of Tirana, Faculty of Law, and after she admitted to the Bar Association of Albania. She also holds the title of Certified Public Accountant by The Institute of Authorized Chartered Auditors of Albania. Her primary specialization is financial law, commercial law and administrative law. She offers legal advises and intermediation services for legal solution on litigation before arbitration panels, national and international arbitration, courts of all instances. She has obtained experience also in other areas of civil law such as property law, contract law, labor law, real estate law, human rights, EU and International law, as well as administrative law. She practices in her native Albanian and in the English languages, and she is knowledgeable in French and Italian.

Mr. Theodoros Alexandridis – International Human Rights Law Expert. He holded an LLB in English Law and an LLM in International Human Rights Law from the University of Essex, United Kingdom. Parallel to his work in commercial litigation and arbitration in his native country Greece, he worked extensively on human rights issues and gathered considerable experience in litigating human rights cases before domestic and international tribunals. Between 2007 and 2009 he also worked as a staff attorney at the European Roma Rights Centre in Budapest. He is currently working as a legal expert on international human rights law, assisting the Albanian NGO Res Publica. He practices in his native Greek and in the English languages.