Hassan Farah

Hassan Farah “ Hassan is a senior lawyer with expertise in Somaliland laws, especially company, commercial and investment-related laws. Mr. Hassan was the primary consultant to develop, regulatory framework for Somaliland energy sector including legislation, regulations, and policy framework, Hassan also reviewed and emended Somaliland Company Law, Investment Law, and Commercial Code, he served as a legal consultant Somaliland House of Representatives, National Electoral Commission, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Minerals and Energy, Ministry of Commerce and Investment, Ministry of Interior, Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture, USAID Economic Growth program, DFID, SDF, ESRES, World Bank, and EU. His core strength includes drafting laws, policies, company bylaws (articles of association and memorandum of understanding), regulations, company formation, with emphases on tax laws, banking laws, employment related issues, facilitation of registration and due diligence on regulatory regimes in Somaliland and Somalia. Mr. Hassan assisted the merger of biggest energy companies in Somaliland.

 Mr. Hassan holds LL.B degree in law from University of Hargeisa (UoH) and Post-Graduate Diploma in peace and conflict studies from Institute of Peace and Conflict studies (IPCS), and Master in Governance and Leadership, from the School of Graduate Studies, University of Hargeisa Hassan is the senior managing director of the firm responsible for the day to day management of the firm. He is also the responsible and coordinator the corporate and business component of the Firm.