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Name: Ilirjan Celibashi
Firm Name: CC Law Office
Country: Albania
Expertise: Business Law

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Professional Biography:

Mr. Ilirjan Celibashi graduated as a lawyer from the University of Tirana, in 1992. In July of 1992, he started his career as a judge with the District Court of Fier and in December of the same year, he was promoted Chair of the District Court of Mallakaster, a position which he held until January 1998. In January 1998, he was appointed Judge with the Court of Appeal, Durres. In October of this year, he was appointed deputy minister of Public Order. He held this position until December of the same year, when he was released from duty. In February of 1999, he was again appointed Judge of the Court of Appeal of Durres. He served in this position until 2001. In February 2001, following a nomination of the National Judicial Conference, the High Council of Justice elected Mr. Celibashi member of the Central Election Commission (CEC). By the same time, he was elected Chair of the CEC, a position he held until April 2006, when his mandate was terminated. Under the leadership of Mr. Celibashi, the CEC prepared and administered elections to the National Assembly of 2001 and 2005, and local government elections of 2003. The election of 2005, marked for the first time since 1992, a peaceful, constitutional and legal rotation of power.

Following that, in May 2006, he was the co-founder of the “CC Law Office” a legal consulting firm which he directed until January 2013. In the elections for the National Assembly of June 23, 2013 Ilirjan Celibashi was elected to the National Assembly. In September of the same year, he was appointed Minister for Relations with the Parliament, in the government of the Prime Minister, Edi Rama.

Since November 2014 he is working for his legal office “CC Law Office”.

He speaks Albanian (native), English and Italian.

Law Firm:

CC LAW is a Tirana law firm that offers legal services which aim to fit the best our client’s interests in relation to efficiency, time, quality and price in one of the following Albanian law practice areas: CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL (Incorporation of a Business/ Acquisitions and Mergers/ Business Financing/ Taxation/ Customs/ Commercial/ Contracts/ Corporate Reorganization/ Purchase and Sale of a Business/ Licensing).

CC LAW OFFICE is highly specialized in all aspects of establishing and running business through all forms of partnerships in Albania (general partnership/ limited partnership/ limited liability companies/ anonymous companies). We help both national and international investors to establish and better run their business, providing swift and reliable legal services improving the quality of their business and their competitiveness in the market.

Among other legal services in Albania, we mainly provide:

– Legal consultancy in the establishment process of new companies. Drafting of the necessary legal documentation and representation in the application process with the National Registration Centre and other competent state authorities;
– Legal consultancy over several administrative, civil and/or commercial litigation, and if the case might be, legal representation before the Courts of any level in the Republic of Albania;
– Legal consultancy and assistance to Clients, by representing and protecting their interests in various processes and application procedures before any public administration authority, for the obtainment of permits, licenses or administrative authorizations;
– Legal consultancy, revision and drafting of private contract/agreements;

Our Law Firm consists of a capable and qualified staff, specialized in giving the right and proper advice over a wide area of legal issues, including: telecommunications, mining industry, energy, construction, immovable properties and intellectual property.

The ‘motto’ of CC Law Office SHPK is the close collaboration with Clients in order to understand their needs and interests, so we can provide them the right solution in the fastest way possible and with the lowest costs.