Willy Rubeya

Willy Rubeya is the President of East Africa Law Society. In addition, he is the Chairman of Rubeya & Co-Advocates, with over 18 years’ legal experience, and has significant experience in regional integration matters, public private partnerships and concessions. According to Chambers and Partners, Willy is a lawyer with a keen sense of business. He is highly regarded as a leading lawyer in the 2019 edition of IFLR1000 – Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, in Legal 500EMEA (2019) and Chambers and Partners (2019) as well.

Seen by his peers as a practical and dynamic lawyer, Willy is very involved in improving the business climate in Burundi and has been part of official missions to attract foreign investors.