Boga and Associates

  • Overview

Boga & Associates established in 1994, has emerged as one of the premiere law firms in Albania, earning a reputation for providing the highest quality of legal, tax and accounting services to its clients. Boga & Associates also operates in Kosovo (Pristina) offering full range of services.

The firm maintains its commitment to quality through the skills and determination of a team of attorneys and other professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. The extensive foreign language capabilities of the team help to ensure that its international clientele have easy access to the expanding Albanian and Kosovo business environment.

The firm provides services to regional and local organizations, including private and public companies, partnerships and government agencies as well as not for profit organizations. With its diverse capabilities and experience, the firm services leading clients in most major industries, banks and financial institutions, companies engaged in insurance, construction, energy and utilities, entertainment and media, mining, oil and gas, professional services, real estate, technology, telecommunications, tourism, transport, infrastructure and consumer goods. The firm has also an outstanding litigation practice, representing clients on all levels of courts. This same know-how and experience has been drawn upon by the Legislature in the drafting of new laws and regulations.

The firm offers its clients legal, tax and accounting services required to conduct business in Albania and Kosovo. Over the years the firm has advised in the areas of privatization of national resources and enterprises, concessions, real estate transactions, setting up businesses, credit facilities and custom and tax issues, all with a keen sensitivity to the rapid changes in the Albanian business environment.

Boga & Associates acts as World Bank’s local partner on yearly publication of Doing Business that benchmarks Albanian’s business regulation.

The firm is a contributor for Albania to International Law Office, a global source of analysis and legal developments to lawyers worldwide, and the correspondent for Albania of International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD) that operates on authoritative expertise on cross-border taxation.

Boga & Associates has joined World Services Group (WSG) a global associations of top providers of professional business services. The firm is a member of Meritas, a global alliance of independent, full service law firms distinguished by quality.

Chambers and Partners, an international legal market ranking company recognize Boga & Associates as leading law firm for the year 2011 in all practice areas of the ranking for Albania, specifically in the field of Corporate/Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property,

Projects and Real Estate.

Since 2005, according to International Financial Law Review ranking, Boga & Associates is ranked first among Albanian law firms on financial and corporate law. The firm is also ranked as one of the leading firms in Mergers and Acquisition rankings of International Financial Law Review for the year 2011.

Corporate Intl Magazine, one of the primary monthly titles for international business leaders, granted to Boga & Associates the award Law Firm of the Year 2010 in Albania for Banking & Finance, Dispute Resolution Advisory, Immigration and Tax Law. The firm is also winner of the Global Legal Award Real Estate Advisory Excellence in Albania for 2010.

Key Practice Areas:

LEGAL

Banking and Financial Law
Commercial Law
Competition Law
Construction Law
Electronic Communication and Entertainment Law
Employment Law
Energy and Utilities
Environmental Law
Intellectual Property Law
Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Procurement Law
Real Estate Law

TAX

Tax Advice
Tax Audit Services
Tax Compliance

ACCOUNTING

Accounting Advice
Bookkeeping Services
Forensic Services

Key Clients:
Zavarovalnica Triglav
Coca Cola Bottling Albania Shpk.
Banka Kombetare Tregtare Sh.A.
Avon Cosmetics Albania
Albanian American Enterprise Fund
Enel S.p.A.
Doncafe Albania (part of Strauss Group)_
ProCredit Bank
Colacem
PORR
Raiffeisen Bank Albania
Simmons Drilling
EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
Frieshfields Bruckhause Deringer
Hydroplan Green World AS.
Alpiq Holding Ltd.
Statkraft Albania
UNYT (University of New York Tirana)
Porsche Albania
Bankers Petroleum Albania Ltd.
Fushe-Kruje Cement Factory Shpk.
Eurotech Cement Albania
Limak Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi
IFC (International Finance Corporation)
Standard Bank plc

Overview

1- Boga & Associates Deshmoret e 4 Shkurtit Str.
P.O. Box 8264
Tirana
Albania
http://www.bogalaw.com/

Total number of lawyers: 18
Total number of partners: 6
Total number of female partners: 3