Our Team

Gebreamlak Gebregiorgis

Attorney - at- law

Gebreamlak earned his Bachelor of Laws from Addis Ababa University Law School in 1998. He also has a Master of Arts in Human Rights from the University of Oslo, Norway (2001). Besides, he holds LL.M from San Francisco School of Law, U.S.A further specializing in international transactions and comparative law.Read More

Tewodros Meheret

Attorney - at- law

Tewodros earned his LLB and LLM from Addis Ababa University Law School and has 20 years of experience working in various areas of Ethiopian law. Before he started his private practice 11 years ago, Mr Tewodros was head of the legal department of Abyssinia Bank. Mr. Tewodros has advised several of his corporate clients on a broad range of issue including restructuring, liquidation, banking, insurance, competition and employment. Besides, he has represented numerous clients in litigation.Read More

Seyoum Yohannes

Attorney - at- law

Seyoum earned his LL.B from Addis Ababa University Law School, as the Outstanding Graduate of the Year in 1997. He also holds MA in Peace and Security Studies from IPSS, AAU and LL.M from the University of Michigan Law School (Ann Arbor).Read More

Getachew Assefa

Of Counsel

Dr. Getachew is an attorney at law and consultant with 20 years of experience in teaching and research; legal advisory works and legal drafting; consultancy and legal practice. Getachew has advised, consulted and represented numerous local and international governmental and non-governmental organizations, including the Federal Supreme Court of Ethiopia, the Ministry of Education of Ethiopia, the Ministry of Federal Affairs, House of Federation (Ethiopia), African Child Policy Forum, IGAD, the World Bank, and UNHCR. He has also served on arbitration panels as an arbitrator.Read More

 

Yenehun Birlie

Of Counsel

Yenehun Birlie holds LL.B and LL.M degrees from Addis Ababa University and the University of Alabama respectively. He started his career as a graduate assistant at Jimma University. Currently, he is teaching at Addis Ababa University School of Law where he also served as the Associate Dean for Research and Technology Transfer.He regularly teaches courses such as environmental law, human rights law and Administrative law. Read More

Tigist Abera

Of Counsel

Tigist holds LL.B from Addis Ababa University School of Law. Before her graduation in 2013, she was active in extracurricular activities of the School. She was a member of the team that won the Third National Arbitration Moot, for instance. She started her career, after graduation, by providing legal service at the Access to Justice Project of Addis Ababa University Human Rights Center, where she worked for two years. She then moved to the Ethiopian Lawyers’ Association. She was a Legal Researcher and Socio-Legal Expert for a total of three years at the association. Currently, she is practicing on her own as an attorney at the Federal First Instance Court. She collaborates with GeTS Law in handling cases in her area of expertise