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