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Jola heads the Energy & Natural Resources Practice. She joined the firm in 2004 and after the completion of postgraduate studies (masters and PhD) in Germany, returned in 2016 as a partner. Jola has extensive experience in energy, natural resources and infrastructure on regulatory matters, as well as in PPP and concession projects. She also heads our international commercial and investor-State arbitration, thanks to the experience she gained at a leading German law firm and her PhD specialization.

Professional qualifications
Admitted to Tirana Bar Association, 2005

Academic qualifications
– Law graduate, Albanian University, Tirana Law Faculty, 2004
– Master of Law & Business (MLB), Bucerius Law School/WHU Otto Beisheim School of
Management, Hamburg, 2008
– Doctor iuris (Dr. iur.), Bucerius Law School, Hamburg, 2017

Albanian, English, German, Italian, Spanish


– “The Appropriate Use of Bifurcation as a Means for Increasing Efficiency and Fairness in Investment Arbitration” with Taylor & Francis/Routledge (edited book) – upcoming (2018)
– “Stabilization Clauses in International Investment Law: A Sustainable Development Approach” with Springer Verlag AG (PhD/Book) – upcoming (2018)
– “Albania and Kosovo conclude a new Bilateral Investment Treaty”, KALO & ASSOCIATES Legal Newsletter – October 2016
– “Substantiating the Principle of Sustainable Development with the Principle of Fraternity: The case of Corporate Social Responsibility” in Morin, Michel, (gen. ed.), Responsibility, Fraternity and Sustainability in Law (Markham, Ontario: LexisNexis Canada Inc., 2012), 331
– “New Rules on Electronic Procurement”, International Law Office (www.internationallawoffice.com/newsletters/detail.aspx?r=18850) – June 2009
– “Concession Law amended”, KALO & ASSOCIATES Legal Newsletter – January 2009
– “Selected Aspects of the International and Domestic Legal Regime Governing Foreign Investments in Albania: Present Structure and Future Challenges”, Bucerius Law School/WHU –
Otto Beisheim School of Management – 2008
– “One stop shop. The new facility abolishing barriers in business registration”, KALO & ASSOCIATES Legal Newsletter – March 2007

– “The Due Process of Law in Administrative Procedures”, University of Tirana, Faculty of Law – June 2004