Weynalem Weldesenbet

Expertise

  • Arbitration
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Commercial law
  • Labour law
  • Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Real Estate
  • Investment law
  • Tax law
  • Construction law
  • Mediation
  • Criminal law
  • Foreign languages: English, Amharic

Background

  • Member of the Africa Team
  • Joined the firm in 2020
  • Principal Attorney at Weynalem Weldesenbet and Associates Law Office (2013 -2020)
  • Assistant Judge, The Federal First Instance Court in Addis Ababa (2010-2013)
  • Mediator, The Federal First Instance Court in Addis Ababa (2010-2013)
  • Inhouse lawyer (2009-2010)
  • Certified trademark agent in Ethiopia (2019-2020)

Qualifications

  • Permanent member and executive board member, Ethiopian lawyers’ association (ELA), Addis Ababa
  • Member del Pan African Lawyers’ Union (PALU)
  • LLB in Laws from the Addis Ababa University, (2004-2008)

Knowledge Sharing

Ethiopia ratifies the 1958 New York Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards

The worldwide-known New York Convention has been recently ratified also by Ethiopia. This is a significant step forward in Ethiopia’s path towards a more arbitration-friendly environment and a fundament tool which will strength international business in the country. With its basic and e …

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Insights

Two new appointments in Ethiopia for Tameru Wondm Agegnehu Law Office in cooperation with BonelliErede

Leading Ethiopian law firm Tameru Wondm Agegnehu Law Office in cooperation with BonelliErede strengthens its ranks with the appointment of Seble Geberegiorgis Baraki and Weynalem Weldesenbet as local partners in Addis Ababa. Seble Geberegiorgis Baraki (34) is an expert in corporate, commercial …

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