Renata Leka > Boga & Associates > Tirana, Albania > Lawyer Profile

Boga & Associates
40/3 Ibrahim Rugova Str.
1019 Tirana
Albania
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Position

Partner

Career

Renata is a Partner at Boga & Associates, which she joined in 1998.

Her practice is mainly focused on commercial transactions, regulatory advice and project finance, advising numerous foreign investors in acquisitions and implementation of business law matters, energy, project finance and concessions.  Her experience covers both international and domestic work across the full range of industry sectors, corporate, concessions, and infrastructure projects.

Renata is described as a “highly regarded” lawyer and ranked as a “leading individual” by major international legal directories. She has more than 20 years of commercial, corporate and finance experience in the energy sector, including a large number of landmark transactions in the market.

Further, she is an authorised trademark agent and has ample experience in trademark filing strategy, portfolio management and trademark prosecution, and handles a range of international matters involving IPR issues. 

Renata manages anti-piracy and anti-counterfeit programmes regarding violation of copyright in Albania and assists international clients in all aspects of the IPR.  She is active in all activities vis-à-vis public authorities in matters of IPR in Albania. Renata also advises on matters of consumer protection, product liability and competition in both jurisdictions Albania and Kosovo.

Languages

Albanian, English, Italian

Memberships

  • Albanian Bar Association (1997)
  • Kosovo Bar Association (2010)
  • International Bar Association (1999)
  • Authorized Trademark Attorney (1998)
  • Head of the Intellectual Property Committee of American Chamber of Commerce in Albania

Education

  • Faculty of Law University of Tirana (1996)
  • Practice Diploma in International Intellectual Property Law; College of Law of England and Wales, UK (2006 )
  • Practice Diploma in Anti – Trust Law; College of Law of England and Wales, UK (2009).

Lawyer Rankings

Albania > Leading firms

Boga & Associates is a full-service firm with a strong track record handling a wide range of contentious and non-contentious issues. Managing partner Genc Boga is especially noted for his expertise in corporate finance matters. Within the wider team, Alketa Uruci has good experience in energy, regulatory and tax work, while Renata Leka handles commercial and IP matters. Gerhard Velaj is one of the main contacts for disputes work, while Sokol Elmazaj is strong in corporate, energy and infrastructure matters, both in Albania and Kosovo.