Advocate Dr. Aleksander Muskaj
Advocate Aleksander Muskaj PhD, was awarded his law degree from the Law Faculty of Tirana University. Following the completion of his post-university studies, he was awarded the title ‘Master’ in Civil Law in 2005 and in April 2013 he was awarded the scientific degree ‘Doctor of Legal Sciences’.
In 2015 he completed the studies at Harvard University in the United States of America and he was awarded the title “Senior Managers in Government”, whileI in 2017 he was awarded the title “Honorary Research Professor” by Grupo Complutense de Investigacion en Comunicacion Concilium, Madrid, Spain.
Later on in 2018 he was honored with the title “Honorary Academician of Social Sciences” by the International Academy of Social Sciences (IASS), Florida, United States of America.
Dr. Muskaj has held the function of the Judge at the Judicial District Court of Vlore during the period 1991 - 1996 and subsequently that of the Judge at the Appeal Court of Vlora and Tirana during 1996 - 2008. During the period 2002 - 2007 Dr Muskaj was a member of the High Council of Justice.
Upon the decree of the President of the Republic No 5790, dated 08/07/2008, he was appointed as a member of the High Court of the Republic of Albania, a position which he held till the end of the respective term of office, namely 31/07/2017.
During the same period, he was a member of the European Conference of Judges and of the National Judicial Conference.
He has a long experience on all fields of law, since in the course of exercising his functions within the judiciary, he has tried around 30.000 cases. In the course of his career as a judge at all the different instances of the judiciary, Dr Muskaj has adjudicated a major number of cases from all fields of law, dealing with many different subcategories of conflicts, such as covering in the field of civil law: property cases, torts, real rights and obligations, family and commercial cases etc.); in the field of criminal law all types of criminal offenses, including the measures of personal security; in the field of administrative law, all types of administrative conflicts across the entire pyramid of the Albanian administrative structure.
Taking specifically into account his post-graduate qualifications and his PhD degree, his favorite field of practice is civil law, mainly the legal-civil relations touching upon the real rights, torts, obligations and commercial companies.
Mr. Muskaj has been involved in a series of regional and international conferences, where he has lectured on various aspects of the fields of law. Moreover, for a long time, he has been an adjunct professor at the Law Faculties of various Universities, be they public or private, as well as an expert of the continuous training of judges and prosecutors at the School of Magistrates in Tirana, Albania.
Currently, Dr Muskaj is a university reader at the University College Luarasi in Tirana and he is the founder and partner of the law firm “Crown International Legal Office”, in Tirana, Albania.