Albania

Located in the southwestern portion of the Balkan Peninsula, Albania is bordered by Montenegro in the northwest, Kosovo in the northeast, Macedonia to the east and Greece to the south and southeast. It is a country with a rich history, a long-standing tradition, a desirable geographic location and a booming economy. With an extremely vast diaspora, the economic potential of the Albanian population is significant.

Local Presence

SELA is represented in Albania by Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha (HM&H), an independent, full service law firm founded in 2003. The firm has first class expertise in the areas of administrative and public law, banking, finance, insurance / reinsurance, company and commercial, corporate governance and director liability, competition and antitrust, mergers and acquisitions, insolvency / restructuring, real estate, construction / engineering, energy, infrastructure and natural resources, environment, tax litigation / dispute resolution, employment and incentives, immigration, intellectual property, projects / project finance, technology, media and telecommunications. With hands-on experience in strategic investments, commercial lending, mergers and acquisitions, project financing, concessions & PPP, real estate development projects, the firm has an enviable track record in successfully closing some of the largest and most complex transactions, restructurings and disputes in Albania.


Independent Reviews

  • "We are satisfied with the service and with the quality of the work offered by the lawyers. They deliver on time." – Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate
  • "Highly esteemed firm advising local and international clients on a range of significant corporate and commercial matters including M&A, due diligence and regulatory." – Chambers Europe 2018, Corporate / Commercial
  • “The board found the law firm very professional with a strong emphasis on delivering on time our requirements in an efficient, courteous manner. I have no hesitation recommending Hoxha Memi & Hoxha in Albania to any of our peer group.” – IFLR1000 2018, Finance and Corporate
  • ‘Partners of choice’ for some clients, the lawyers at Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha combine ‘a high level of service, professional relationships and timely responses’. – Legal 500 2017, Legal Market Overview

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