Our People

Our People

Our dedicated and enthusiastic team of lawyers are always on guard to serve the legal needs of our clients and bring constructive change in the legal practice. We combine the expertise of lawyers from the academia, judiciary, private practice, multinational in-house counsel and public policy advisory. Our team consists of lawyers trained in Ethiopia, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands, South Africa, the United States, the United Kingdom and Hungary.

aman assefa adhana

Managing Partner

Mr. Aman, a recognized lawyer for his innovative ways and track record of more than 20 years’ in providing quality legal service, is the managing partner at Aman Assefa & Associates Law Office. With depth of experience in academia...

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bahakal abate yimer

Partner

Mr. Bahakal, formerly in-house commercial legal counsel and corporate affairs director at Diageo in Ethiopia, is a seasoned senior lawyer with expertise in investment and regulatory matters, due diligence, M&A...

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ermias ayalew chernet

Partner

Mr. Ermias, an Assistant Professor in law with over 12 years experience in teaching and litigation, is a seasoned senior lawyer with expertise in litigation, corporate law, ADR, Construction and procurement laws, Oil and gas as well as Maritime laws...

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micael sehul micael

Partner

Mr. Micael, formerly in-house legal counsel at a major local group company, has accumulated wealth of legal and business knowledge, and has hands-on experience in managing high stake negotiations. Micael’s expertise include deal...

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TILAHUN WELDIE (PHD.)

Pricipal Associate

Tilahun (PhD), formerly an assistant professor at Bahir Dar University School of Law, specializes in investment, business laws and international trade law with publications in leading national and international journals. Tilahun holds a PhD from Monash University, Australia, an LL.M in International Trade and Investment Law from the University of Pretoria and American University Washington College of Law and his LL.B (great distinction) from Bahir Dar University. He obtained a certificate in International Legal Studies from American University...

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mintewab afework abebe

Senior Associate

Ms. Mintewab, a NY Bar admitted lawyer with passion for corporate and transactions practice, has led major projects involving M&A, due diligence, legal memos, negotiation and execution of transactions at various Government offices....

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redeat stiphanos teka

Senior Associate

Ms. Redeat, formerly an investment and legal analyst in an investment consultancy firm, is a recognized young lawyer for her exceptional knowledge and awareness about policy discourse and its developments, regulatory and government affairs...

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EMAN ABDELLA

ASSOCIATE

Ms. Eman, a very talented and young lawyer is currently engaged in writing legal memos and opinions, drafting of several commercial documents and contracts, advisory on labor issues. Eman holds an LL.B (with great distinction) from Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Law....

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atsede alemu zelelie

Office Manager

Ms. Atsede, an accountant and administration professional, is the office’s manager. Atsede is in charge of finance, accounting, and billing at our office. Atsede holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in accounting from Admas University...

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of Counsel

Yoseph Yehuwalashet

Intellectual Property

Yoseph Yehuwalashet

Andinet Beyene

Criminal Litigation

Andinet Beyene

Melkamu Meskele

Hawassa Litigation

Melkamu Meskele