Sisay Habte

Date: 16 November 2018
Tags: Legal Team
Sisay Habte




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Sisay is an Associate in MLA’s Corporate and Tax Practice. She has extensive experience advising clients in corporate/commercial and competition matters across a range of sectors. 


  • LL.B, University of Gondar, Ethiopia (2012)
  • LL.M in International Business Law, Central European University, Hungary (2015)
  • LLM in Comparative Law, Economics and Finance, International University College of Turin, Italy (2016)


Selected Experience

  • Advised a number of foreign investors on Ethiopian investment and Company law;
  • Incorporated subsidiary companies for foreign investors from France, Taiwan and Israel;
  • Conducted jurisdictional legal due diligence on Ethiopian companies for foreign investors from Germany, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, and Kenya;
  • Prepared legal due diligence reports for numerous foreign investors looking to make brownfield investments;
  • Advised and prepared the necessary documentation for a merger filling and processing the submission of merger fillings for various clients.
  • Preparing and reviewing corporate documents, documentation for mergers and acquisitions, involving in negotiations and processing the completion of share transfers for foreign investors from Germany and India.