Sources report Sokol Nako to be "very precise and analytic." He is a well-respected practitioner, often assisting international clients with their investments in Albania. He also advises on IP, acting for clients in both contentious and non-contentious mandates. One impressed source comments: "He has a very international style of work, very well articulated," before going on to hail his commercial awareness.
Sokol Nako is the Managing Partner of the firm's office in Albania. He specializes in corporate law, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, tax law, transport, energy and telecommunications. He regularly advises international clients on various projects in Albania, particularly in the areas of infrastructure, energy and telecommunications. In addition to his practice, Sokol assists in drafting new pieces of legislation, especially in the areas of corporate, finance and tax law. Prior to joining the firm, he served as Minister of Justice, Minister of Transportation, and Minister for European Integration in the Albanian government. He also gained valuable experience working as the Tax and Legal Director with Deloitte Albania.
Admitted to the BarAdmitted to the bar in Albania, 2001
EducationWidener University School of Law, Delaware, US, (LL.M. with honours), 1999
Komenski University, Slovak Republic, 1997
University of Tirana, 1991
Albanian, Croatian, Czech, English, Italian, Serbian, Slovak