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Shalakany Law Office

12 MARASHLY ST, ZAMALEK, CAIRO 11211, EGYPT
Tel:
Work +20 2 2728 8888
Fax:
Fax +20 2 2737 0661
Email:
Web:
www.shalakany.com
Alexandria, Cairo

Egypt

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office advises local and global banks and other international financial institutions. Well-regarded senior partner Aly El Shalakany, who heads the practice, recently advised the EBRD on a €50m loan agreement with Assiut Cement Company. Standard Chartered, Banque Misr and Arab African International Bank are also clients.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office has been active in large M&A deals in various sectors, including pharmaceuticals, manufacturing and food. Emad El Shalakany advised Halayeb for Dairy Products and Juice during its acquisition by Danone. The firm also worked alongside Shearman & Sterling LLP’s Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices on a large private equity transaction in the retail sector. Aly El Shalakany is recommended.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office has won important cases for key clients such as Kraft Foods and Al Ahram Beverages. It is involved in many contentious aviation matters, including cases arising from the crashes of Egyptair Flight MS804 and Metrojet Flight 9628. Managing partner Khaled El Shalakany is highly regarded.

Leading individuals

Khaled El Shalakany - Shalakany Law Office

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office’s IP practice head Amal El Khafif and senior partner Sharif Shihata star in a busy team, which handles IP rights management and litigation. Highlights included working alongside an Asian law firm on the application for a new trade mark and assisting an Italian law firm with opposing a retail trade mark application.

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Oil and gas
Oil and gas - ranked: tier 2

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office is active in project finance and corporate work in the energy sector. Aly El Shalakany advised an international bank on the refinancing of a major player in the local gas market.

Leading individuals

Aly El Shalakany - Shalakany Law Office

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Projects and infrastructure
Projects and infrastructure - ranked: tier 2

Shalakany Law Office

At Shalakany Law Office, Aly El Shalakany advised Banque Misr and Arab African International Bank on restructuring the financing package of the National River Transport Nile Cargo Company. He is also advising the lenders on a 250MW BOO wind farm project in the Gulf of Suez and assisted a contractor with its role in the Dabaa nuclear power plant.

Leading individuals

Khaled El Shalakany - Shalakany Law Office

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Telecoms
Telecoms - ranked: tier 1

Shalakany Law Office

Shalakany Law Office works with The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology to draft and review laws for Egypt’s telecoms industry. Sharif Shihata worked alongside Hogan Lovells International LLP to advise major international operators on local regulations. Shereen Zaky and Khaled Sherif are also recommended.

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