Ethiopia has the fastest growing economy on the African continent, and it is among the fastest-growing in the world. This, coupled with recent governmental and economic changes that have led to an influx of foreign direct/private equity investments; as well as complex cross-border commercial transactions, have introduced a wide array of challenges that now face economic actors operating within/in collaboration with Ethiopia. The attorneys at ZeeLaw are uniquely skilled in ways that allow them to effectively navigate and overcome these challenges. This enables them to offer legal counsel and provide legal representation of the highest quality. They hold decades of experience in the counseling and representation of a variety of client types, including: corporations, individuls, state-owned enterprises, and not-for profit organizations.

Uniquely Experienced


Client Oriented


Results Driven


About Us


Our passion for our work is shone clearly through our consistent provision of the highest quality of legal services. ZeeLaw, the law office of Dr. Zewdineh Beyene Haile [consultant and attorney at law] is one of the leading law offices in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. In affiliation with the Addis Law Group (ALG), ZeeLaw provides services to clients in all matters that contain a foreign element.


Matters such as these include foreign nationals who conduct business, transactions, or investments in Ethiopia.


These also include Ethiopian nationals or entities whose business and investment transactions are conducted within Ethiopia in collaboration with foreign partners, or whose businesses and investments reach outside of Ethiopia.


We are a client centered law firm with emphasis on your needs and goals.

We understand the importance of communication with our clients and respond promptly to phone calls and emails.

We have the resources available to present a strong case for the best outcome for your needs.

We have access to experts in various fields to help us prepare a powerful case:

We have the legal expertise, skills, and experience to help you through every legal situation for the results you want.

We form long-term relationships with our clients and are here for you now and in the future.We handle every matter with honesty and integrity.

Practice Areas


ZeeLaw offers purpose-oriented, innovative, yet practical legal advice to clients operating in numerous high-growth sectors within and without Ethiopia.


Specialist Practices include: Real Estate, Construction, Commercial Contracts, Competition and Antitrust Law, Employment, Communications, Energy and Mining, Oil and Gas, Healthcare, Media and Technology, Financial Institutions, Funds, Investment Banking, Insurance, and Private Equity as well as Commercial and Investment Litigation and Arbitration.

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ZeeLaw Core Values


“Our Core Values: Standards We Live By.”
“At Zee Law, our values run deep. They are not only principles we continuously strive to uphold, but standards we live by. This office believes in the power and capacity of excellence through teamwork, integrity, and accountability.”

  • Excellence Through Teamwork

    “We strive to use collaborative and cooperative measures to address any and all issues we are presented with. Incorporating all of the diverse perspectives of attorneys’/staff’s in allows us to come to well-rounded and comprehensive decisions so that we may achieve the highest levels of quality and professionalism.”

  • Integrity

    “ZeeLaw’s attorneys and staff not only prioritize quality of service, but quality of character as well. Our employees hold themselves to a high moral standard and exhibit the qualities of honest, trustworthy, and well-grounded individuals.”

  • Accountability

    “We deeply value our clients’ collaboration with us and are very cognizant of our accountability to them. Thus, we believe in operating openly, transparently, reliably, and responsibly. This ensures none of our clients ever feel uncertain about or excluded from the work we do here at Zee Law.”