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Besnik Duraj

Local Partner

CMS Adonnino Ascoli & Cavasola Scamoni Sh.p.k.
Rr. Sami Frashёri
Red Building - 1 Floor
Tirana 1001
Albania
Languages English, Albanian, Italian, Romanian

Besnik Duraj is a partner at CMS Albania, and is actively involved in counseling and advising various domestic and multi-national companies in Albania and Kosovo.

Besnik focuses on infrastructure projects, PPPs and public procurement, real estate and construction, corporate law, hotels & leisure and healthcare. He specialises in various areas of corporate activity, including commercial matters, merger and acquisition, partnership structures, IP law.    

In addition to the above, Besnik is heading Firm’s litigation practice. Among his wide coverage of practice areas, he has been involved in many cases and disputes relating to administrative, tax and customs matters.

Besnik gained considerable experience prior to joining CMS, working with major international and regional firms in Albania and Kosovo, such as PwC, Eversheds and Drakopoulos.

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Education

  • 2006 – Bucharest University, Faculty of Law, Bucharest, Romania
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Expertise

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06/07/2022
CMS Tur­key and CMS Al­bania jointly as­sisted Yildirim Group on the ac­quis­i­tion...
CMS Tur­key (led by the Man­aging Part­ner Done Yal­cin) and CMS Al­bania (led by the Man­aging Part­ner Mirko Daidone) jointly as­sisted Yildirim Group (Turk­ish) – the second largest high qual­ity high car­bon...
06/04/2022
CMS Al­bania has ad­vised 4IG on the ac­quis­i­tion of One Tele­com­mu­nic­a­tions...
CMS has as­sisted 4iG on the in­dir­ect ac­quis­i­tion of One Tele­com­mu­nic­a­tions, upon ac­quir­ing all the shares in the Bul­gari­an com­pany Al­bania Tele­com In­vest. One Tele­com­mu­nic­a­tions is a ma­jor tele­com­mu­nic­a­tion...
12/10/2021
Leg­al guide for com­pany dir­ect­ors and CEOs in Al­bania
BREAK­ING: Coronavir­us (COV­ID-19) con­sid­er­a­tions for dir­ect­ors 1. What are the key is­sues for dir­ect­ors dur­ing the COV­ID-19 crisis? Dir­ect­ors’ main du­ties dur­ing the COV­ID-19 crisis are re­lated to...
16/02/2021
5G reg­u­la­tion and law in Al­bania
1. What is the state of 5G de­ploy­ment in your coun­try? 5G is not avail­able in Al­bania yet and there is no clear in­dic­a­tion on the ex­pec­ted dates for roll out.Ac­cord­ing to in­form­a­tion ob­tained from the...
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03/04/2016
CMS Guide to Anti-Bribery and Cor­rup­tion Laws
We are de­lighted to present the fourth edi­tion of the CMS Guide to Anti-Bribery and Cor­rup­tion Laws. Since the last edi­tion was pub­lished in 2014, there have been sig­ni­fic­ant changes to the glob­al anti-cor­rup­tion...