Perparim Kalo


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Kavaja Avenue,
G-Kam Business Centre,
4th Floor, Tirana – Albania

Tel: +355 42 233 532
Fax: +355 42 224 727


Përparim Kalo is a notable Albanian lawyer. He is the founder and managing partner of one of the most important law firms in Albania KALO & ASSOCIATES.

With over 33 years of work experience, he become a leading commercial law practice in Albania and now in Kosovo. He has been working as a legal professional, as a legal adviser in the public administration and as a private practitioner in all core areas of commercial and corporate law for domestic, foreign, and multinational companies.

Mr. Kalo is a member of Foreign Investors Association in Albania; Center for International Legal Studies, Tirana Bar Association, International Bar Association, International Development Law Organization. He is also a member of boards of several non lucrative organisations. Mr. Kalo is author of several publications, and co-author of the Arbitration and Mediation Law textbook.

In 2007, the Council of the Albanian Bar Association awarded him “In Recognition for the Special Contribution to the Development of the Albanian Commercial Law Practice”.

The firm has been involved in the privatization of state-owned companies operating within strategic infrastructure sectors including renewable energy, oil & gas, mining, construction (industrial parks), water supply and sewage and transport facilities.

We represented several clients in tender processes for infrastructure projects, two of which were awarded the concession longest terms ever over the Tirana International Airport and DevolliHydroPower plant. As well, we represented the contractor who built the largest motor way in Albanian infrastructure history

Our advisory capacity has been often utilized to the benefit of the Albanian Government in PPP projects where we have been hired by IFC or EBRD, Black Sea Bank for Trade and Development, either in the privatization of the state-owned companies in the long-term concessions in hydro energy, or in the drafting of concession legislation. Clients in infrastructure are internationally known from the USA, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, UK, Turkey, Scotland, Italy, etc

KALO & ASSOCIATES was established in 1994 becoming a large full service commercial corporate law practice operating both in Albania and Kosovo. The Firm represents prominent foreign and multinational companies and agencies from across the globe operating in a variety of sectors and industries, priding itself on its solution-driven approach to client problems, offering tailored legal advice to suit specific needs.

The Firm’s diverse work force, with international experience and specialization, serves to combine comparative approaches and local legal knowledge in finding the most appropriate resolution to problems.

The Firm enjoys recognition in South East Europe arising from its membership of the South East legal Group, the strongest legal alliance in the Balkans – a successful collaboration now ten years in existence – composed of leading law firms from 12 jurisdictions providing seamless legal services including cross-border commercial transactions.