Mr Sokol Nako > Wolf Theiss > Tirana, Albania > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss
MURAT TOPTANI STREET
EUROKOL CENTER, 4TH FLOOR
1001 TIRANA
Albania
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Work Department

Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Projects, Tax

Position

Sokol Nako is the Managing Partner of the Wolf Theiss Tirana office and specializes in corporate law, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, tax law, transport, energy and telecommunications. He has advised international clients in some of the most important projects in Albania offering innovative solutions to a wide range of legal issues. He is often called to assist in drafting new pieces of legislation especially in the areas of corporate, finance and tax law.

Career

Prior to joining Wolf Theiss, Sokol served as Minister of Justice, Minister of Transportation and Minister for European Integration in the Albanian government. After that he was the Tax and Legal Director with Deloitte Albania.

Languages

Albanian, English

Education

Sokol completed his legal studies at the University of Tirana (1991), Komenski University, Slovak Republic (1997) and holds a LL.M degree from Widener University School of Law, Delaware, USA (LL.M., with honors, 1999).

Lawyer Rankings

Albania > Leading firms

(Leading individuals)

Sokol NakoWolf Theiss

Wolf Theiss has a well-established Albanian branch that is fully integrated into the firm’s wider regional network. Sokol Nako leads the full-service office, which is a popular choice for major infrastructure projects and cross-border transactions. The firm’s experience carries across a range of industries and sectors, including banking, telecoms, energy and real estate. Nako is supported by a strong team of associates including Denis Selimi and Kristaq Profkola.