My name is Taffesse Yirga: – I’ve served in judicial capacity including as Supreme Court Justice for over 15 years. My legal career began as a prosecutor and served for 5 years. I’ve extensive experience in different areas of laws. In private practice, served for over 5 years providing legal consultancy service on a wide range of legal issues notably, on company law, tax law, mining law, investment law, international sales, intellectual property and real estate operation. I’m also providing litigation service, representing national and multinational companies before a court of law and arbitration tribunals in a high profile cases with a combination of excellent analytical and advocacy skills.
My experience extends also representing foreign investors and multinationals, in setting up subsidiary companies in different investment opportunities.
Received postgraduate degrees, from the University of Rostov, and from the University of London, and short term training in the United States.