Levan Paniashvili

Senior Lawyer

E-mail: levani@civilin.org

Levan Paniashvili graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University and has a Master’s Degree in Law. He is Chief Lawyer and Advocacy Officer at the Civil Society Institute (CSI), has a 16-year experience in analyzing and drafting legal acts, as well as in providing legal consultancies to and conducting training for both public servants and representatives of civil society organizations. At various times, Levan has held a manager position, he has long experience of working in public and civil society sectors.

Levan Paniashvili is actively involved in the process of drafting legislative changes related to transparency and accessibility of a state (including municipal) grant funding system. Over years, he has been involved in the development of various local self-government by-laws. Besides, he actively conducts training for representatives of civil society organizations and public servants of self-government, as well as is a supervisor/lecturer of several online courses for civil society organizations and servants.

Levan Paniashvili is the author/co-author of various researches, textbooks, and publications.