Rubeya & Co-Advocates is a Burundian law firm with an overriding goal to work alongside our clients as a trusted adviser, providing the support they need to thrive in this dynamic economic environment throughout Burundi since November 2001.


Rubeya & Co-Advocates is a member of DLA Piper Africa, an alliance of independent law firms in Africa, a network that benefits from the expertise of DLA Piper Global by sharing knowledge, learning and training leading to the development of the legal profession in Africa.


Rubeya & Co-Advocates  includes ten lawyers: five partners, five associates, and eight support staff members. The team works together in a highly integrated manner to leverage expertise and experience for clients’ benefit.


As a result, our lawyers are involved in many of the most influential commercial ventures and are known for providing clients with pioneering solutions to the toughest legal challenges.

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  •   Ange-Dorine Irakoze
  •   Chief Operations Officer 
  •   Burundi
  •   T+ 257 22 24 89 10
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Summary Profile

Dorine Irakoze is an associate and the chief operations officer at Rubeya & Co-Advocates. Dorine joined the firm in August 2012 and conducts research in different branches of the law including transport, urban planning, tax and banking law.

She focusses on areas of corporate advisory services, taxation, litigation and other general legal services.


  • LLB, University of Rwanda


  • Burundi Bar Association


  • Advising on tax law.
  • Legal opinion on contractual obligations.


  • “The doctrine of Superior Responsibility in International Criminal Law: Case Study of Ad Hoc ICTs and ICC.”; October 2011.

Training attended

  • Ethics of the legal profession and the organisation of a law firm, Burundi Bar Association.


  • French
  • English
  • Kirundi
  • Swahili

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