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CLIENT: Daniel Lorenzo Romero
TESTIMONIAL: “The Firm is very proactive and commercially oriented to the client's needs. Dr. Michael Boutros assisted by Mr. Mehiar Joulji are always available to solve any issues that may arise during the execution of a new project, mainly in corporate areas.”

CLIENT: Milijana Zaric
COMPANY/FIRM: ADM International Sarl
TESTIMONIAL: “Lawyers from Shahid Law are very responsive, knowledgeable and with “can do” and “find a solution” attitude. It is a team of highly devoted lawyers who are extremely efficient and focused on their job.”

CLIENT: Mr. Maarten Hoedemaker
COMPANY/FIRM: Al Ahram Beverages Company S.A.E.
TESTIMONIAL: “Shahid Law Firm delivers high-quality and responsive legal advice.”

CLIENT: Dr. Ibrahim Shalaby
COMPANY/FIRM: Amecath Group
TESTIMONIAL: “Over 21 years, with 4 healthcare companies of different nationalities and business culture that I managed in Egypt, Shahid Law Firm has always been next to me. I call them: The Family Doctor. Available whenever I need them, on and off working hours, even during holidays. They memorize history and details, and the family doctor can solve and respond to all issues, in difficult cases, a well briefed expert is immediately on your side. They have an across the board corporate culture of being decent, classy, caring and good listeners. As for their legal fees, they always presented a good value for money. Over these years, I attribute a big part of my success to their valuable advice and sustained support.”

CLIENT: Alasdair Pepper and Cameron Doley
COMPANY/FIRM: Cater-Ruck (in relation to a confidential arbitration case)
TESTIMONIAL: “We have found Tarek Badawy and his team to be consistently excellent in all aspects of our dealings with them, now covering a wide variety of legal issues and over a number of years. We highly recommend Tarek and his firm.”

CLIENT: Siân Musker
TESTIMONIAL: "Shahid Law Firm has – on numerous occasions and across a variety of matters – provided high quality and commercially pragmatic legal advice, via a responsive team of lawyers. In particular, Dr. Michael Boutros is a talented lawyer with demonstrable business acumen, who is always readily available and keen to assist."

CLIENT: Eng. Mohammed Almiqdadi, Senior Director of International Development
COMPANY/FIRM: General Mediterranean Holding S.A
TESTIMONIAL: “The attorneys at Shahid Law Firm have done a great job over the years. From the initial consultation they really set themselves apart. They were available daily and responded directly to all our questions promptly and professionally. Honesty, integrity, transparency and partnership is what we got and more, we at GMH highly recommend this law firm.”

CLIENT: Magda Greiche
TESTIMONIAL: “Shahid Law Office is an outstandingly responsive, efficient, and professional law firm. Girgis Abd El-Shahid, Managing Partner and Dr. Michael Boutros, Partner Are Very dynamic lawyers with Great legal knowledge eager to assist their clients.”

CLIENT: Dr. Omer Ali Abdelrahman, Group Head - Legal
COMPANY/FIRM: Hayel Saeed Anam & Co., in relation to acting as legal counsel of Red Sea Gulf Limited, in connection with various corporate transactions executed simultaneously in various jurisdictions as well as real estate issues and compliance of such transactions with Egyptian laws and regulations.
TESTIMONIAL: “When I deal with Jacqueline Saad of Shahid Law Firm I feel to be in safe hands; she makes me feel confident that I will receive first class legal service”. “My experience with Shahid Law Firm is that they provide very high-quality legal service, with deep knowledge of Egyptian law as well as international practice”.

CLIENT: Mr. Qusay Al Shalabi, Corporate Head – Legal
COMPANY/FIRM: Hayel Saeed Anam & Co., in relation to acting as legal counsel in connection with various corporate transactions.
TESTIMONIAL: “Shahid Law Firm and lawyer Jacqueline Saad are extremely responsive, efficient and eager to help at a moment’s notice.”

CLIENT: Liufangda
COMPANY/FIRM: International Business Group
TESTIMONIAL: “We are glad to comment for Shahid Law Firm's diligent and trustworthy work during our Egypt project; Shahid's outstanding negotiation skills and rich experience in business practice tremendously enable us in local cooperation.”

CLIENT: Anne Rigoli
COMPANY/FIRM: Louis Dreyfus Company
TESTIMONIAL: “Shahid Law’s corporate team always provided us with high-quality legal support. As a non-Egyptian client, we particularly value Shahid’s unequivocal knowledge of the complexities of the Egyptian legal system.”

CLIENT:Fadi El Jurdi, Director of Legal; Production & Intellectual Property
TESTIMONIAL: “Jacqueline Saad is dedicated, knowledgeable, trustworthy and highly ethical. The type of attorney you can count on at all times.”

CLIENT: Reem Mubarak, MBC Legal Counsel
COMPANY/FIRM: MBC Group – The Middle East Broadcasting Center, the Middle East’s largest and leading private media company in the Middle East and North Africa (longstanding client in relation to various mandates).
TESTIMONIAL: “Shahid Law Firm has been our legal partner for almost 10 years, we have received nothing but professional work, high percentage of accuracy and victory in very complicated cases, when it comes to individual recognition, I have personally dealt with Girgis Abd El-Shahid and Tarek Badawy in arbitration, and Sameh Attia in litigation. We always consider them part of our in-house legal team and have full confidence in our business relationship.”

CLIENT: General Counsel
COMPANY/FIRM: A multinational Mass Media and Information Corporation
TESTIMONIAL: “Tarek Badawy and his firm provide timely, practical and sound advice that aids us in doing our work in Egypt. I have a high degree of trust in their counsel.”

CLIENT: Kareem Abou Ghali
COMPANY/FIRM: Regina Food Group
TESTIMONIAL: “During the time of engagement between our group of companies and Shahid Law, we received the highest quality service at all levels. Great dedication from your team and prompt response with high level of dedication to our cases. Shahid Law is definitely one of the best legal firms in Egypt.”

CLIENT: Vice President, General Counsel
COMPANY/FIRM: Global Hospitality Group, in relation to acting as legal counsel with respect to various corporate matters, litigation and arbitration cases as well as advising on governmental matters and doing business in Egypt by assisting with licensing requirements in the field of hotel management as well as resolving contractual disputes.
TESTIMONIAL: “We work with many attorneys at Shahid Law Firm for various corporate, employment and dispute resolution matters, and we are consistently impressed with their responsiveness, attention to detail, legal knowledge and sound advice.”

CLIENT: Nourhan Salem
COMPANY/FIRM: SPIMACO MISR for Pharmaceutical Industries
TESTIMONIAL: "Shahid Law firm is “Rare Model for Excellence and Experience.”

CLIENT: Head of Legal and Compliance, Northern Africa
COMPANY/FIRM: A multinational data networking and telecommunications equipment company
TESTIMONIAL: “Best-in-class support in several law areas. Shahid Law Firm is responsive, practical and very helpful.”

CLIENT: Bilal ÇELİK, General Manager
COMPANY/FIRM: Turkish Airlines, Egypt
TESTIMONIAL: "Jacqueline Saad is a reliable, talented and experienced lawyer. With a great legal knowledge, she provides high quality and efficacious legal advice.”

CLIENT: Mr. Malaz Alouch
TESTIMONIAL: “Being the regional legal counsel of an international company, I can say that Shahid Law Firm is one of the best law firms I have ever dealt with. they provide high-quality services and are very responsive. The team there in including Girgis Abd El-Shahid, Michael Boutros and Asmaa Badawy are talented and experiences practitioners; they have great legal knowledge and business acumen.”

CLIENT: Tina Van Poelvoorde
TESTIMONIAL: “Michael Boutros, Girgis Abd El-Shahid and their young and dynamic team of top-notch lawyers are remarkable, providing real value for money with to the point, precise and ‘no nonsense’ legal advice. They are client-obsessed and dedicated to guide and protect their client’s interest to the best of their abilities. They know the pharmaceutical business very well and have the right mind-set to be your strategical sparring partner to bring your business to the next level.”

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