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Shalakany Law Office

Work +20 2 2728 8888
Fax +20 2 2737 0661
Alexandria, Cairo

Through the experience, expertise and dedication of its lawyers and staff, the Firm provides bespoke top quality legal services for its clients. Each client receives the personal attention of a partner who, as the designated client manager, is responsible for ensuring that all work for the client is handled in a professional and timely manner by the specialized experts within the Firm.

The success of the Firm’s clients is a measure of the Firm’s own success. To assist its clients, the Firm strives to understand their business objectives. The Firm’s ultimate aim is for clients to consider the Firm as their trusted counsel and an extension of their team.

The firm’s culture is firmly founded around our core values, which are:

Commitment to our clients: Understanding the clients’ needs and providing practical and expedient solutions through a partner-led service.

Commitment to our staff: Providing a dedicated platform to support our lawyers and staff to realize their full potential through extensive training and development programs.

Commitment to our community: We firmly believe that being a part of a community requires active contribution to its welfare, wellbeing and sustainability.

The Firm is a pioneer in the field of corporate, mergers and acquisitions in Egypt and the region. Through a partner-led service, the Firm supports its clients by structuring, implementing tailor made, pragmatic, and innovative solutions to that cater to their circumstances and needs.

The Finance and Projects Group has developed extensive expertise in providing the full suite of legal support required with managing this complex and often challenging transactions.

Shalakany has acted on almost all major arbitration and litigation cases in Egypt over the past few decades, ranging a number of sectors, including construction, oil & gas, power, infrastructure, aviation, insurance, employment and tax disputes.

On the corporate/commercial front, Shalakany has a wealth of experience and expertise on acting on a variety of different matters. The Firm has expertise in the full spectrum of commercial areas and has a long list of distinguished U.S.-based clients in all major fields of activity, including:

  • Manufacturing: General Motors, Johnson & Johnson, Energizer, Schick, Mondelez, Vidatronic, Analog, CSI, MWI, Paxar, Icopolymers.
  • Information Technology: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, Intel, Cisco, Dell.
  • Energy: Apache, Chevron, First Solar.
  • Banking: Citibank, BNYM.
  • Construction/Engineering: Bechtel, ABB Susa
  • Entertainment: MPAA, Warner Bros., 20th Century Fox
  • Education: Boston University, Johns Hopkins University, American University in Cairo, Dale Carnegie, Perkins School for the Blind.
  • NGOs: World Learning, World Education, Partners Global, Global Communities, Endeavor, CNFA.
  • Franchises: Dunkin Donuts, Baskin Robbins, Subway, Johnny Rockets, Dairy Queen, PF Chang’s.
  • Other: MasterCard, Facebook, Northrup Grumman, MBN Al Hurra, Linc Facility Services, VSE Corp.

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