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Mohamad Talaat heads the team at Helmy, Hamza & Partners (member firm of Baker & McKenzie International), which advises many international clients – notably in the banking, hospitality and industrial sectors. The firm advised an international bank on the drafting of internal employment regulations, assisted a US-based industrial company with its employee contracts and successfully represented an Egyptian pharmaceuticals company in numerous profit-sharing disputes with employees.

Shahid Law Firm has a fully rounded employment practice with notable expertise in immigration law. Highlights for Sarwat Abd El-Shahid and team head Nabil El-Bedewy included advising Yahoo! on the amicable termination of over 100 employee contracts as part of the company’s withdrawal from Egypt, as well as negotiating employee settlements and remittance plans for Total Safety. They also assisted AbbVie with employee investigations. Barrister Tarek Badawy is recommended.

A leading firm for collective labour agreements’, Zaki Hashem & Partners, Attorneys at Law is ‘very prompt, professional and precise’. It is active in the hotel sector and represented Hilton Hotels International in dismissing a case alleging the withholding of employee remuneration. Regulatory and compliance expert Hala Hashem is a name to note along with senior partner Youssef Abou Zeid, who leads the litigation and employment teams.

Riad & Riad’s Eman Riad, formerly of Matouk Bassiouny, ‘has great experience in labour and insurance law’; she ‘knows how to handle employee investigations, redundancy and settlements’. The firm acts for international and domestic clients.

Litigation firm Karim Adel Law Office advises foreign clients and Egyptian businesses across a range of employment issues. Karim Adel Kamel has extensive experience in the hotel management sector; he resolved a major dispute for Marriott Hotels against a union.

Marghany Advocates advises clients such as KADCO Egypt on all employment matters, including litigation. Amir Marghany and Abdel Rahman Sayed represented Egyptian Ports Development Group in an unfair dismissal class action brought by employees of Damietta port.

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