About Us

About Us

Mesfin Tafesse & Associates Law Office (MTA) was established in 2007 by Mr. Mesfin Tafesse, who has over 25 years of experience in areas of public and private law. Over the years, the office has been expanding in terms of its client base, number of attorneys and areas of expertise.

The Team

The Team

The lawyers at Mesfin Tafesse & Associates share a commitment to clients, to each other and to the profession. The team is known for its approachable, pragmatic, out-of-the box approach to client priorities.

News & events

Legal Alert | Ethiopia’s Ratification of the New York Convention
18 Feb 2020

On February 13, 2020, the Ethiopian parliament approved the ratification of the 1958 New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the Convention). The Convention ...

Legal Alert | Update on Ethiopia’s New Excise Tax Proclamation
18 Feb 2020

Ethiopia’s excise tax regime has been in place for almost two decades. On February 13, 2020, the Federal Parliament approved a new Excise Tax Proclamation No. 1186/2020 (New Proclamation) repealing ...