Biography

Silvana Çinari is an Albanian qualified lawyer with ten years of experience in practice and academia.

Prior to joining MIDS as Young ICCA Scholar, she worked at Kola & Associates Law Firm in Tirana, Albania providing counseling and legal representation in litigation and arbitration mainly on Commercial, Tax, IP, Administrative, Construction, Mining and Energy Law issues. She is also a teaching assistant at the University of Tirana, Law Faculty in the courses of Civil Procedure Law, ADR and International Arbitration and coaches the team of that University for the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.

Silvana holds a Ph.D. from University of Tirana for her thesis on provisional measures in civil litigation and arbitration proceedings. She also completed a Master on EU Business Law at the same University.

She has authored several publications focused on civil procedure law and international arbitration and has attended different international summer programs focusing on international arbitration and private international law.

Nationality

Albania

Working languages

Albanian
English

Other languages

Italian

Location

Switzerland
Geneva

Previous location

Albania
Tirana

Phd

Yes

Areas of Expertise

Investment Arbitration
International Commercial Arbitration
International Dispute Settlement
Tax
European Law
International Business Law
International Arbitration
Private international law
International Commercial Law
Energy Law

Bar information

Albania, 2009