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Egypt

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Shahid Law Firm

Shahid Law Firm has a strong track record of high-quality work on high-value finance transactions, notably in the area of project finance. Sarwat Abd El-Shahid, Girgis Abd El-Shahid and Tarek Badawy are the key contacts. The practice arranged $243m in senior debt for the financing of a portfolio of solar power projects.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

Shahid Law Firm is 'reliable, reputable, very competent, responsible, transparent and flexible' and counts multinational corporations such as Abbott Laboratories, AbbVie and GlaxoSmithKline among its clients. Michael Boutros, Nabil Rizkalla, Girgis Abd El-Shahid and Jacqueline Saad are the firm's outstanding practitioners.

Leading individuals

Michael Boutros - Shahid Law Firm

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Dispute resolution: arbitration
Dispute resolution: arbitration - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

Shahid Law Firm has more than 30 year's experience in international arbitration and recently worked with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP on the high-value oil and gas Peace Pipeline cases before ICSID, the ICC and CRCICA. César R. Ternieden, Girgis Abd El-Shahid and Sarwat Abd El-Shahid are the key contacts.

Leading individuals

César R. Ternieden - Shahid Law Firm

Sarwat Abd El-Shahid - Shahid Law Firm

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Dispute resolution: litigation
Dispute resolution: litigation - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

Shahid Law Firm is 'very reliable and knows how to manage cases efficiently'. The firm stands out for its strong experience in Egyptian courts and the stellar reputations of Sarwat Abd El-Shahid, Nabil El-Bedewy and Girgis Abd El-Shahid. Abbott, Doosan and Middle East Broadcasting Company are among their clients.

Leading individuals

Sarwat Abd El-Shahid - Shahid Law Firm

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

The broad practice led by Nabil El-Bedewy at Shahid Law Firm handles work permit exemptions, contract reviews, employee transfers, disciplinary matters and litigation. It recently advised an international telecoms company on compliance matters. Associate Rasha Maurice is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Nabil El-Bedewy - Shahid Law Firm

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

Donia El-Mazghouny leads the energy and projects practice at Shahid Law Firm and focuses heavily on the development, structuring and financing of solar and wind power projects. She acted for Scatec Solar on the development of a new solar plant. Girgis Abd El-Shahid and César R. Ternieden are also recommended.

Leading individuals

Donia El-Mazghouny - Shahid Law Firm

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Projects and infrastructure
Projects and infrastructure - ranked: tier 1

Shahid Law Firm

The projects and infrastructure practice at Shahid Law Firm has experienced partners in Girgis Abd El-Shahid and Donia El-Mazghouny, who together advised Scatec Solar on a major new solar power plant project. They also assisted EDF Energies Nouvelles with a 100MW solar project.

Leading individuals

Donia El-Mazghouny - Shahid Law Firm

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

Shahid Law Firm

Shahid Law Firm advises technology and telecoms companies on corporate transactions, litigation and regulatory matters. Girgis Abd El-Shahid, Sameh Attia and international business partner Tarek Badawy are recommended. The practice handled a large defamation claim for a regional television network.

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