Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.
The Addis Ababa Consular District comprises all of Ethiopia.
The following individuals have indicated their willingness to provide legal services in Ethiopia to private American Citizens. The U.S. Embassy assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the persons or firms whose names appear on this list. They are, however, selected with care. The names listed are arranged alphabetically by first name, in accordance with local practice. The order in which they appear has no other significance.
Unless otherwise indicated, the attorneys listed are engaged in general practice, to include adoptions, commercial law, tax matters, estates, trade disputes, criminal cases, and insurance matters. Collection cases are handled on a percentage basis. All of the attorneys listed accept correspondence in English.
The rate for first-class airmail from the U.S. to Ethiopia is 45 cents for the first half-ounce. Registered mail may be sent through the Ethiopian postal service and return receipts obtained. Various “rapid mail” services such as DHL, TNT and Federal Express are also available locally.
To dial from the United States, dial 011-251, and then the telephone number omitting the initial zero (011 is the code to make an international call from the U.S., 251 is the Ethiopian country code).
Example: If an office number is 011-551-1322, you would dial 011-251-11-551-1322 from the U.S.
List of Attorneys
Belay Ketema Homa
Law Consultant & Attorney
P.O Box 7371, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Cell: +251 0911214519/ +251 0932299816
Location: Haile Gebresillasie road, Haile building 1st floor room # 102/103
Born in 1959, Gore, Ethiopia
LLB Degree (1986) from Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Law.
Certificate of Training
Trans National Contracts for the sale of goods IDLI (Rome 1993)
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) International Work shop on Patent and Copy Right Addis Ababa and Harare Zimbabwe (1997).
Legal Aid and Arbitration Seminar Entebbe Uganda (2003) etc…
Arbitration and Mediation Training (Addis Ababa 2005, 2007, 2008).
Berhane Ghebray (Dr.)
P.O Box 5786, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 0116630834
Cell: +251 0911201897
Fax: +251 0116630930
Born in 1938, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
L.L.B., Toulouse, France. Doctor of Law, Sorbonne, France
Specialty: Corporate Law, Privatization and Property Matters
Language: English, French, Italian, Amharic and Tigrinya
Daniel Alemu (LL.D.)
Consultant & Attorney-at-Law
P.O. Box 548, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 0111552380 (Office)
Cell: +251 0922566156 / 0912612279/ 0911228783
P.O. Box 363, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251115155387/ 0115510763
Specialty: Counselor and Attorney at Law
Attorney and Consultant at Law
Tel: +251 0113483681
Cell: +251 911208812
P.O. Box 24793, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tax planner CPA
Company name: Zak Tax Services
Phone: 832 228 4278
Address: 14614 Falling Creek Dr. Suite 104 Houston, TX 77068
Tax Planner CPA LP
Company Name: Tax Planner CPA LP
Description: Tax Preparer | US Taxes | Tax Online | Tax Planner CPA – US Certified Public Accountants that specialize in the taxation of US Taxpayers living abroad.
Telephone: +1-855-TAX-2555 / (855) 8292555 or +1 6176395550
Advocate all Federal Courts and Consultant at Law
LL.B Degree, BA in Sociology and Social Anthropology, BA in Political Science and International Relations, MA in Social Anthropology and MBA from Lincoln University Oakland Ca
Location: Opposite of Bole Medhanealem Church, Birhane Adere African Mall ground floor office number M12.
Mehrteab Leul & Associates Law Office
Tel : +251 115 159 79/ 251115 547938
Cell : +251967299918
Fax : +251 115 159922
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Dembel city center, African Avenue, Addis Ababa, PO Box 33449, Ethiopia
Rahel Alemayehu, LL.B.
Attorney At Law
Tel: +251116292488 / 0116293051
Cell: +251 911206075
Fax: +251 16292611
P.O .Box: 30883
Specialty: Adoption Law
Tamerat Delelegne, LL.B., L.L.M.
LLM in Comparative Law– McGill University (Montreal, Canada)
LLB –HSI University (now A.A, University)
Tel: +251115531645/ 116613168/ 116686200/ 116674771
P.O. Box: 30504, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Specialty: Criminal and Commercial
Teshome Gabre-Mariam Bokan
Tel: +251 118720774
Cell: +251 0930098375
P.O. Box: 101485, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Location: YeEnat Building, 3rd floor, piazza
Specialty: Consultancy Services for Business and Investment
Dr. Zewdineh Beyene Haile Law Office
Consultant & Attorney at law
Tel: +251 11 667 6707
Cell: +251 911 228696
Fax: +251 11 667 6664