Team

Akaki Chargeishvili

Managing partner - akaki@chargeishvili.ge

Since 2001 Akaki Chargeishvili has been conducting the advocacy practice with qualification of civil law, is the member of Georgian Bar Association and member of Georgia Young Lawyers Association. His professional experience includes his work as the Director of Legal Department of State Property Management of Georgia, Legal Manager of JSC AES Telasi, Deputy Chairman of Supervisory Board of Georgian Railway, Member of Supervisory Board and Director of JSC Madneuli in the sphere of Corporate Managing, Chairman of Supervisory Board of Georgian Cinema, Member of Supervisory Board of Nova Technology. Akaki is the founder and co-chairman of Institutional Reforms of Georgia, member of the economic advisers’ group of the Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

 

He is a coauthor of guidebook published for reforms of Taxation Bodies and the Project of New Tax Code of Georgia. For several years Akaki was involved in educational activities as a lecturer in Business Law at ESM Tbilisi. He is a associate professor at Georgian American University.

Ucha Kiria

Partner - u.kiria@cli.ge

Prior to becoming a partner of Chargeishvili Law Inn Ucha Kiria served as an associate of the firm. He also worked as a legal Counsel for JSC Nova Technology whereby he advised the company on various legal, tax and regulatory issues and represented in number of successful litigation. Ucha also served as a Legal Counsel of International Trans Energy Company, Hydro Term, Association for Society Development.

He has wide experience in providing legal assistance to clients in varied field like contract law, antitrust Law, employment law, corporate law and corporate governance, investment management, real estate and privatization, litigation and arbitration, handling complex and substantial commercial disputes of a varied nature. Ucha is the member of Georgian Bar Association and member of Georgia Young Lawyers Association. He has passed Georgian Bar Exam in Civil Law specialization.

Tamta Jgarkava

Associate - tamta.jgarkava@cli.ge

Prior to becoming a lawyer at Chargeishvili Law Inn, Tamta was an intern at our law firm. Her endeavours and a great ability of controlling critical situations have led to her becoming a member of our team. 

Her experience includes working for different private and non-governmental organizations, among them law firms: “Migriauli and Partners”, “Akhvlediani Consultancy Bureau”, as well as NGO “Justice Development Center”. Tamta has a great experience of working with foreigners and often works on legal documents in English and Russian

Her numerous certificates and training courses she has taken part in entail: Mediation, Business law, election law, contract law, advocacy, and other matters. She owns several language certificates in English, inter alia Cambridge University certificate in International Legal English. Tamta has passed the Bar Exam in Civil Law specialization and is a member of Georgian Bar Association.

Nino Darakhvelidze

Associate - n.darakhvelidze@oppa.ge

Prior to starting working at “Chargeishvili Law Inn” Nino has done multiple internships and has taken training courses in diverse fields of law, among them at a law firm “Patronus Legal”. As an associate at “Chargeishvili Law Inn”, Nino provides legal services to our client JSC “Oppa”. Her experience covers the following legal fields: Contract Law, Tort Law, Tax Law, International Private Law, Administrative Law, etc. Her field of work entails drafting the legal documents, legal summaries, searching of different legal issues, provision of legal consultations and advices to third persons. Nino speaks Georgian, English and German languages.

Gvantsa Esakia

Associate -

Prior to becoming a member of “Chargeishvili Law Inn” Gvantsa has done multiple internships, among them at: Legal Aid Center of Georgian Young Lawyers Association on a position of assistant of a lawyer, as well as worked on the same position in the Office of Personal Data Protection Inspector of Georgia, and was the assistant of the Parliamentary Secretary of the Presidential Administration of Georgia. 

As a lawyer of Chargeishvili Law Inn, Gvantsa provides legal services to JSC "Oppa". She has the experience in the following fields of law: Contract law, Election law, Labour law, Tort law, etc.  Her field of work includes drafting/revision of contracts, legal summaries and other documents in English and Georgian, provision of legal consultations to third persons. Currently, Gvantsa is doing her L.L.M in International and Transnational Law at Chicago Kent Law School.

Shalva Buava

Lawyer - shakobuava@gmail.com

Prior to becoming a lawyer at Chargeishvili law Inn, Shalva was the chief lawyer of "Caucasus Investment Company" LLC. He has a great experience of working as a lawyer in the financial bureau. Besides the experience received from private companies, he has taken the full course of internship at the Tbilisi City Court - Criminal Case Panel. He has received a practical and theoretical experience at the Tbilisi Court of Appeals - Investigation Board. Shalva’s field of practice includes inter alia Labor Law, Obligations of Law, Contract Law and Heritage Law.

As a lawyer of ''Chargheishvili Law inn'', he provides corporate service to LTD "Engineers Group" and LTD "3 Georgian Global Group". Shalva has a great experience of working with foreigners. Apart from local education, he has studied international and European business law in Europe. He has an experience of being a representative in litigation. Shalva has contributed greatly to educating young people and was invited as the head of the courses of criminal and civil law by Local NGOs. He has undergone trainings conducted by international and local organizations as well as by various state bodies. His numerous certificates and taken courses include: Advocacy, Anti-Corruption Issues, European Law, European Criminal Law, Human Rights, Mediation, Contracting Techniques, Intellectual Property Law (Trademark Law) and other. In 2015, he received an award for active participation in scientific conferences and competitions from the International Black Sea University.