Enkelejda Mucaj, a partner at Tonucci & Partners in Tirana, has been appointed the General Lawyer of Albania.
Mucaj was nominated for the role by Prime Minister of Albania Edi Rama, and the Albanian government accepted the nomination. She joined Tonucci & Partners in 2000, and according to the firm, "she has assisted foreign and local clients operating especially in oil, gas and mining sector as well as telecommunications industry in Albania in transactions related with the sale and purchase of the real estate and operational assets as well as the assessment and negotiation of the regulatory issues with the Albanian competent authorities, real estate acquisition and consultation on any relevant legislative issues." Before joining the firm she spent two years as a Counselor with the Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Sports of Albania.
Mucaj holds an LL.B. from the University of Tirana and LL.M.s from the Academy of WIPO and the University of Turin.