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Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha

Albania > Leading firms Tier 1

Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha is a prominent law firm in Albania, and routinely acts for domestic and international clients across a broad spectrum of matters, including corporate and commercial work, IP, dispute resolution, and project development issues. The group has a notable track record in advising financial institutions and airlines on operating in the Albanian market; handling trade mark matters and licensing agreements for companies in the technology and telecoms arenas; and acting on energy, oil, and infrastructure projects. On the contentious side, tax disputes are prominent in the group's workload. Shpati Hoxha, Andi Memi, and Eris Hoxha jointly lead the firm, and the trio's combined expertise includes M&A, regulatory issues, transactional matters and litigation.

Practice head(s):

Shpati Hoxha; Andi Memi; Eris Hoxha

Other key lawyers:

Ilir Johollari; Selena Ymeri; Dorant Ekmekçiu


‘The firm is very reliable, competent and supportive.’

‘Reliability, competence, availability and patience.’

‘Very practical and professional.’

Key clients

Entain Plc

In Vivo Group

Credins Bank Sh.a

Energji Ashta Shpk.

Vienna Insurance Group AG

Verbund Hydro Power GmbH

Verbund Green Power GmbH

Sigma Sh.a

Morfo (Safrane Group)

American Albanian Enterprise Fund (AAEF)

Budějovický Budvar

Omnix International

Cielo Consultancy

Tirana Bank

Boiken Shpk


Pireus Group



Austrian Airlines





Mogo Finance

Eni Spa


IuteCredit Albania

Pangea Resourcing Ltd

Austrian Airlines AG

Tirana Bank

Energji Ashta r

Budějovický Budvar

Aleat Shpk.

Banka OTP Albania sh.a.

Devoll Hydropower Sh.a.


All Balcans Corporation

Kaon Media

Energji sh.p.k.

Škoda Investment

Škoda Transportation

Škoda Electric

Energji Ashta Shpk.


Morfo (Safrane Group)

American Albanian Enterprise Fund (AAEF)

Devoll Hydropower




Verbund Green Power

Work highlights

  • Acting as co-counsel to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, in collaboration with DLA Piper, in relation to advising the Albanian Government on preparing auction procedures for the award of photovoltaic projects for up to 1 GW.
  • Assisting Verbund with participating in an auction procedure launched by the Albanian Government for the award of onshore wind projects.
  • Assisting Melia Hotels International with entering into hotel management agreements with various hotel owners in Albania.

Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha is a top tier independent Albanian business law firm with an outstanding reputation for professionalism and diligence.

The firm provides legal services in all core areas of business law to assist clients in the development of their venture. As a full service business law firm, we cover all aspects related to the conduct of business activity in Albania, starting from company formation to financing the business, tax planning, employment issues, obtaining licenses and permits, acquiring assets and property, entering into complex transactions or solving sensitive disputes.

The firm has an outstanding and proven track record in assisting and handling complicated and sensitive tasks, and has substantial hands-on experience in dealing with sophisticated transactions.

We are dedicated to provide legal services based on the highest ethical and
professional standards, which the partners are convinced, can only be achieved through a total commitment to meet clients’ goals.

Our team of attorneys have first class expertise in all core areas of business law. With substantive sector know-how, we combine high level sophisticated counselling with straightforward, clear and business–driven advice.

Our multi-disciplinary approach and sector knowledge allows us to provide
quality industry-focused services. Our collaborative and entrepreneurial attitude provide creative yet practical client-specific solutions. We adopt an industry-specific approach to address key business issues.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance Andi Memi
Banking and finance Selena Ymeri
Competition/antitrust Shpati Hoxha
Competition/antitrust Elda Shuraja
Concessions & PPP Andi Memi
Concessions & PPP Eris Hoxha
Concessions & PPP Shpati Hoxha
Construction Andi Memi
Construction Dorant Ekmekçiu
Corporate/M&A Shpati Hoxha
Corporate/M&A Selena Ymeri
Employment IT/outsourcing Shpati Hoxha
Employment IT/outsourcing Elda Shuraja
Energy and natural resources Andi Memi
Energy and natural resources Ilir Johollari
Energy and natural resources Shpati Hoxha
Insurance Andi Memi
Insurance Selena Ymeri
Intellectual property Shpati Hoxha
Public law Eris Hoxha
Real estate Andi Memi
Real estate Dorant Ekmekçiu
TMT Shpati Hoxha
TMT Ilir Johollari
Tax Andi Memi
Tax Ilir Johollari
Photo Name Position Profile
Ledia Beçi photo Ms Ledia Beçi Associate whose main practice area is focused on immigration law and public…
Jori Bregasi photo Mr Jori Bregasi Associate whose main practice areas include real estate, administrative law and litigation.
Dorant Ekmekçiu photo Mr Dorant Ekmekçiu Associate whose main practice areas include real estate, administrative law and litigation.
Eris Hoxha photo Mr Eris Hoxha Partner whose main practice areas include International Law, EU Law and Public…
Shpati Hoxha photo Mr Shpati Hoxha Partner whose main practice areas include Commercial & Corporate Law, Antitrust &…
Ilir Johollari photo Mr Ilir Johollari Associate whose main practice areas include corporate, commercial, energy, tax and labour…
Andi Memi photo Mr Andi Memi Partner whose main practice areas include Commercial & Corporate Law, Banking Law,…
Elda Shuraja photo Ms Elda Shuraja Associate whose main practice areas include Energy Law, Labour Law and Immigration…
Selena Ymeri photo Ms Selena Ymeri Associate whose main practice areas include Corporate Law, Banking Law and Tax…
Number of lawyers : 10
Contacts : Andi Memi, partner (andi.memi@hmh.al)
Contacts : Eris Hoxha, partner (eris.hoxha@hmh.al)
Contacts : Shpati Hoxha, partner (shpati.hoxha@hmh.al)