Firm Profile > Shahid Law Firm > Cairo, Egypt

Shahid Law Firm
20B, ADLY STREET
DOWNTOWN
CAIRO 11511
Egypt

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

'Honest and informative support is given whenever needed', says a client of Shahid Law Firm. In financing, restructuring, acquisitions, mergers and capital markets law, the firm draws on more than 30 years' of experience as one of the market's leading practices. Michael Boutros, Nabil Rizkalla and Jacqueline Saad are the lead partners. Boutros specialises in M&A, capital markets and antitrust matters. Head of corporate Rizkalla handles corporate restructuring, mergers and securities law matters. Saad acts predominantly for clients in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, IT, industrial and insurance sectors. Managing associate Rehan Elbashary leads Venture, the firm's group focused on start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Practice head(s):

Michael Boutros; Nabil Rizkalla; Jacqueline Saad

Other key lawyers:

Rehan Elbashary

Testimonials

‘We have been working with Shahid Law Firm for two years and they expressed the highest level of professionalism and responsiveness to our requirements. As a company working in e-commerce space, we found them very knowledgeable with technology and e-commerce which was great for us.’

‘Compared to other firms, it was great to work with the team that understands our business from a technology and complexity perspective.’

‘Rehan Elbashary, is very cooperative, responsive and a subject matter expert in our business and legal domain which she has helped a lot in accelerating all our legal contracts, terms and conditions for our platform and all the stuff we referred to her.’

‘This team’s practice is unique to VC and is solely focused on the space unlike other players in the market.’

‘Rehan Elbashary has been a fantastic asset on the transaction. Her attention to detail and attitude towards taking absolutely every argument to its logical conclusion is wholly impressive.’

‘The strength of the team can be summarized in these words: knowledgeable, cooperative and structured.’

‘They have a clear task assignment per person. They have an excellent chain of command structure that provides a clear escalation process.’

‘Honest and informative support is given whenever needed.’

‘I had contact only with Jacqueline Saad. The cooperation with her was very professional, quick and excellent and at a very good price-performance ratio. I would recommend her.’

Key clients

Ferro corporation

Ezdehar

Heliopolis Company for Housing and Development

Sandvik

Electric Holdings, Inc

Xiaomi HK Limited.

Azura (Keramika Magenta)

Johnson and Johnson

Abbott Laboratories

SPIMACO Pharmaceutical industry company

Regina Food Group

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company

Hengtong Group Co., Ltd.

Zoetis Group

Sysmex Group

Eli Lilly Group of Companies

Sonesta International Hotels Limited

Louis Dreyfus Company LDC

StollerUSA

Moody’s Corporation

PolyOne Corporation

Red Sea for Investment and touristic development S.A.E.

Dispute resolution: arbitration Tier 1

The team at Shahid Law Firm is 'very responsive, user-friendly and delivers high-quality work'. The firm is frequently involved in landmark arbitration cases both in Egypt and abroad, with notable recent work including its representation of the Confederation of African Football against Lagardère Sports in ICC Emergency Arbitration proceedings regarding the termination of a 28-year $1bn contract. The 'smart , responsiveGirgis Abd El-Shahid and Tarek Badawy (who offers 'practical solutions to problems', are the lead partners. Senior associate Inji Fathalla and new hires including senior associate Salma Abdel Aziz from Youssef & Partners Attorneys and Georges Ghali from CRCICA are also recommended. César Ternieden moved to Youssef & Partners Attorneys.

Practice head(s):

Girgis Abd El-Shahid; Tarek Badawy

Other key lawyers:

Inji Fathalla; Salma Abdel Aziz; Georges Ghali

Testimonials

‘Very responsive, user-friendly and delivers high-quality work.’

‘Tarek Badaway is very quick to understand the matter at issue, has wide legal knowledge and offers practical solutions to problems.’

‘A good team that is efficient, professional and available.’

‘I worked with Tarek Badawy and and Salma Abdel Aziz, who are efficient and professional. They are honest, agreeable to work with and target-oriented.’

‘We experienced a good professional relationship with Shahid Law firm and appreciated their capacity to work in an international multicultural environment. ’

‘We believe that the services provided by Shahid Law Firm are complying with the highest international standards. ’

‘Girgis Abd El-Shahid and associate Georges Ghali are smart, responsive and excellent to deal with – very reliable. ’

‘The team is very knowledgable in domestic arbitration and well connected. The individuals I have interacted with are responsive and speak excellent English. ’

‘Tarek Badawy is outstanding in terms of his professional mindset and English skills.’

Key clients

Confederation of African Football

Doosan Heavy Industries

CTIP Oil & Gas (arbitration)

Tantalum International Ltd

Arab Company for Touristic Project (arbitration)

Dispute resolution: litigation Tier 1

Shahid Law Firm has one of the largest and most prominent litigation practices in Cairo, with eight partners who are increasingly specialised in their dispute resolution work. Former judge Sarwat Abd El-Shahid is a registered patent attorney, Girgis Abd El-Shahid handles, among other things, investor-state disputes and energy matters, and Sameh Attia focuses on commercial disputes in the media sector. Tarek BadawyNabil El-Bedewy, senior partner Mahmoud El-Ganzouri, Mohamed Atef and Soad Fayek are also heavily involved in commercial litigation. ‘The firm has a great team, very efficient’, remarks one client.

Practice head(s):

Sarwat Abd El-Shahid; Nabil El-Bedewy; Mahmoud El-Ganzouri; Girgis Abd El-Shahid; Tarek Badawy; Mohamed Atef; Sameh Attia; Soad Fayek

Other key lawyers:

Salma Abdelaziz

Testimonials

The firm has a great team, very efficient’

‘Tarek Badawy and senior associate Salma Abdelaziz show good teamwork and are positive and target-oriented.’

Key clients

PTT Energy Resources

Confederation of African Football (“CAF”)

Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction

Loughborough University (LU)

Middle East Broadcasting Center (MBC)

Jushi Egypt for Fiberglass Industry S.A.E.

RINA S.p.A.

International Air Transport Association “IATA”

Turkish Airlines

Bigo Technology Pte. Ltd.

Libyan Foreign Bank (LFB)

Vitabiotics Egypt For Pharmaceutical Industries (S.A.E.)

Hisar Çelik Döküm San. Ve Tic. A.Ş.

Employment Tier 1

Shahid Law Firm is 'a real partner, in the sense that it provides full assistance, not only from a legal point of view, but also in suggesting and advising on daily business', remarks one client. The firm has a track record in employment law that stretches back more than 30 years, with its expertise in employee relations, immigration, HR policy and litigation widely recognised in the market. The firm frequently handles labour due diligence as part of its work on large M&A transactions. Nabil El-Bedewy and Rasha Maurice lead the practice.

Practice head(s):

Nabil El-Bedewy; Rasha Maurice

Testimonials

‘Shahid Law Firm is a real partner, in the sense that it provides full assistance, not only from a legal point of view, but also in suggesting and advising on daily business. Furthermore, they are very present in helping you in order to solve any type of problem you may need support with, always with professional solutions.’

‘The relationship is never just a simple question and answer, it is a positive journey. I do not need someone telling me: “oh, you had an accident” after a car crash. I need someone telling me: “look, there is a wall over there, turn left now to avoid it”. Well, Shahid Law Firm suggests to us when it’s the moment to turn.’

‘First of all the availability – they are always present. And then, the quality of the solutions and the assistance. Very professional.’

Key clients

AbbVie

Actavis

Ariston Thermo Group

BIMA Egypt Insurance Broker

China Shipping Egypt SAE

ENI

F.Hoffmann La Roche AG

Ferro Corporation

Gewiss SpA

GlaxoSmithKline

Globeleq

Intesa Sanpaolo Representative Office in Egypt

KHS

Nokia

Roche Diagnostics Egypt for Trading SAE

TTEC

Turkish Airlines

Voltalia

TMT Tier 1

Shahid Law Firm climbs the ranking having raised its profile with high-value transactions and disputes in the telecoms, technology and media sectors, including a major arbitration victory for the Confederation of African Football. Litigator Sameh Attia and experienced TMT specialist Tarek Badawy are the lead partners. They frequently advise on digital services, sports media law, e-commerce and technology procurement. As 'one of the very few practices fully dedicated to venture capital transactions in a very nascent market in Egypt', the firm launched Venture by Shahid, led by managing associate Rehan Elbashary, to focus on the needs of start-up companies.

Practice head(s):

Sameh Attia; Tarek Badawy

Other key lawyers:

Rehan Elbashary

Testimonials

‘The firm has excellent knowledge of all facets of relevant law. It communicated in an outstanding way. It has an exceptional ability to bridge the gap to European clients who may not have any awareness of cultural, political, legal and procedural issues which may influence the conduct of their business in sub-Saharan Africa.’

‘Tarek Badawy is an exceptionally knowledgeable lawyer, who provides clear, well structured advice. An ability to listen and ask the right questions, Tarek very quickly gets to grips with the nuances of a client’s business and is able to drive the issues forward with professionalism and diplomacy. An accomplished individual who provides concise, timely advice and is a calming presence in what would otherwise be stressful complex circumstances.’

‘This practice is one of the very few, if not the only practice, fully dedicated to venture capital transactions in a very nascent market in Egypt.’

‘Rehan Elbashary was a fantastic asset to the transaction. Her attention to detail and attitude towards taking every argument to its logical conclusion is wholly impressive.’

Key clients

Confederation of African Football (CAF)

Middle East Broadcasting Center (MBC) and O3 Productions

John Deere

Speakol DMCC

Statsbomb Services Limited

Sawari Ventures

Minly for Technology Services S.A.E

Nokia

Banking and finance Tier 2

'The team's strong collaborative and proactive approach is very much appreciated', says a client of Shahid Law Firm. The firm has a diverse client base that includes international financial institutions, international and local banks, and major energy, mining and infrastructure, aviation and transport companies. Best known for project finance, the firm also handles debt issuance, syndicated loans, acquisition finance, restructuring and regulatory matters. 'His personable and commercial approach is impressive', says a client of Tarek Badawy, who co-leads the practice with Girgis Abd El-Shahid. Projects specialist Donia El-Mazghouny left to start her own firm.

Practice head(s):

Girgis Abd El-Shahid; Tarek Badawy

Testimonials

‘The team is responsive and very willing to make themselves available. My experience has been that they have been proactive and quick to raise issues that require consideration without prompting. The team has good contacts within the Egyptian aviation sector and government departments. This, together with a strong understanding of complex cross-border financing transactions, has been extremely helpful to ensure that the correct steps are taken within Egypt and that local authorities understand what is required by the financing parties.’

‘The team’s strong collaborative and proactive approach is very much appreciated and is a valued attribute when engaging local counsel.’

‘Tarek Badawy is strong in managing the firm’s involvement in transactions. He fully understands the need to facilitate completion rather than create new issues and operates a solutions-based approach. His personable and commercial approach is impressive.’

Key clients

FMO

Voltalia

Scatec Solar

OiLibya (now OLA petroleum)

Heliopolis Housing and Development Company

China Development Bank

AlDahra Agricultural Company

Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC)

Marubeni

Energy Tier 2

In 2020, Shahid Law Firm lost the head of its energy practice, Donia El-Mazghouny who started her own firm, but it remains a key adviser to the oil and gas sector. Girgis Abd El-Shahid , who has 'excellent, in-depth knowledge of the Egyptian oil and gas industry' is now the main contact and focuses primarily on energy-related litigation, investor-state disputes and project finance. The firm acts for developers and sponsors on new projects and assists with the acquisition and divestment of existing assets. 'Extremely reliable' senior associate Asmaa Badawy is a rising star.

Practice head(s):

Girgis Abd El-Shahid

Other key lawyers:

Asmaa Badawy

Testimonials

‘The firm is very responsive. The team has excellent expertise in energy and is on top of the latest developments.’

‘We worked with Shahid over the Covid-19 lockdown period and they adapted well and continued to offer an excellent service.’

‘Girgis Abd-El Shahid has excellent, in-depth knowledge of the Egyptian oil and gas industry and its players, and is able to provide very practical advice.’

‘Asmaa Badawy is extremely reliable and provides legally and commercially sound advice.’

Key clients

Carlyle International Energy Partners

Globeleq Africa Limited

EDF International Network

Voltalia

Scatec Solar

Sandvik

PTT Energy Resources Company Limited (PTTER)

Projects and infrastructure Tier 2

Shahid Law Firm has a track record in projects and infrastructure development that stretches back 30 years, during which time the firm has acted for numerous international financial institutions, international and local banks, and project sponsors. Its work is now focused primarily on the energy sector, in which it handles both conventional and renewable energy projects. Key partner Donia El-Mazghouny left to start her own firm, Mazghouny & Co, in early 2020, leaving managing partner Girgis Abd El-Shahid to oversee the practice. He has extensive experience in dispute resolution and corporate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Girgis Abd El-Shahid

Key clients

Scatec Solar

EDF Renouvelables

Voltalia

Italgen

Engie

Marubeni

Globeleq

Phoenix Group

EDF International Network

Elekta

Seadrill

Dornier Consulting International

Baker Hughes (GE)

Egyptian Ministry of Public Business Sector

The firm: Shahid Law Firm was established in 1987 by Counselor Sarwat Abd El-Shahid. The firm has rapidly grown and has become one of the leading international law firms operating in Egypt and the region.

Areas of practice and industries
Anti-trust, anti-corruption and competition: Shahid Law Firm provides clients with a wide range of services, including advising on regulatory compliance and conducting anti-corruption audits. Our team also advises clients on several competition issues across a variety of jurisdictions, including cartels, abuse of dominance and merger control filings.

Arbitration and investor-state disputes: the firm has a robust dispute resolution portfolio spanning all types of corporate and commercial disputes ranging from routine matters to large and complex matters, including domestic and international commercial arbitration, investor-state arbitration, construction and real estate, hotel management, employment, shareholders’ agreements, agency and distribution, and tax litigation and insolvency proceedings, as well as interim remedies litigation and enforcement. The firm’s lawyers possess the training and expertise that allows them to litigate matters before courts of all degrees and instances as well as administrative authorities throughout the country; and assist clients with out-of-court negotiations and remedies.

Banking and finance: a highly regarded practice for its cross-border transactions and regulatory experience. The firm regularly provides legal assistance to local banks, as well as branches and representative offices of foreign financial institutions in Egypt.

Corporate and M&A: providing advice on corporate restructuring and capital measures, representing clients in judicial or extra-judicial legal disputes, and opining and providing training on corporate compliance matters, including matters related to anti-trust and competition, whether domestic or regional (COMESA) as well as anti-corruption.

Employment and labor: providing legal advice in all areas of Labor Law. Handling all aspects of regulatory labor law and social insurance for clients, from the registration and maintaining of files with the authorities. Providing advice on how to settle disputes in the most effective manner including dealings with labor unions.

Energy and renewables: providing  high-quality pragmatic advice on the energy and power agreements, such as power purchase and network connection agreements, and net-metering and IPP arrangements, as well as on the development, financing and acquisition of energy projects in Egypt. The firm’s highly skilled lawyers combine long-standing expertise in corporate matters with an acute understanding of the dynamics of the energy sector with respect to the regulatory framework, set-up and financing, and dispute resolution.

EPC, construction and real estate: providing legal services on a wide range of issues in this sector which includes, but is not limited to, development, investment, financing, negotiating, drafting agreements and dispute resolution, whether or not FIDIC-based.

Insurance: possessing an excellent track record of successful work in the insurance sector, advising and supporting insurers, reinsurers, banks, financial institutions, and insured corporations at the stages of drafting, and negotiating as well as settlement, litigation, and arbitration.

IP, IT and telecommunications: providing support and comprehensive legal services in all aspects of IP, technology, and telecommunications including privacy and data protection, licensing and copyrights and trademark protection.

Leisure, hospitality and tourism: providing legal advice and support to hotel owners, operators, investors, and other stakeholders. Our expertise includes drafting and reviewing a variety of contracts and advising on transactions at both the domestic and cross-border levels.

Litigation: the firm’s lawyers possess the training and expertise that allows them to litigate matters before courts of all degrees and instances as well as administrative authorities throughout the country;. They can handle all types of disputes, including corporate and commercial litigation ranging from routine matters to large and complex matters, including interim or preliminary relief. Also, the firm assists individuals and corporate clients with out-of-court negotiations and remedies.

Manufacturing: providing advice on every legal matter pertaining to the industry, and of representing clients in all types of legal dispute. Also, the firm provides strategic counsel in multiple major M&A transactions.

Oil and gas and mineral resources: advising on service, sales, concession, farm in/out, joint venture/operating agreements, financing and M&As transactions with a focus on regulatory advice, administrative proceedings, and liaising and negotiating with various authorities.

Pharmaceuticals and healthcare: providing advice to local producers on legal aspects of the manufacturing process relating to healthcare compliance practices, supply agreements, toll manufacturing, registration, and licensing, drafts and reviews agreements and memorandum of understanding (MoUs).

Department Name Email Telephone
Office Manager Hesham Eissa hesham.eissa@shahidlaw.com +201222248884
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Sarwat Abd El-Shahid  photo Mr Sarwat Abd El-Shahid Chairman and Founding Partner of Shahid Law Firm
Mr Girgis Abd El-Shahid  photo Mr Girgis Abd El-Shahid Managing Partner
Mr Tarek Badawy  photo Mr Tarek Badawy Partner
Dr Michael Boutros  photo Dr Michael Boutros Partner
Ms Rasha Maurice  photo Ms Rasha Maurice Partner
Ms Jacqueline Saad  photo Ms Jacqueline Saad Executive Partner
Number of lawyers : 80
Arabic
English
French
German
Portuguese
Spanish
Italian

Shahid Law Firm was established in 1987 by Counselor Sarwat Abd El-Shahid, after serving as a judge and State Counselor for nearly two decades. Since its inception, the Firm has rapidly grown to include over 100 lawyers, legal consultants, and support staff. The Firm has a team of Egyptian and Western-trained associates with experience in multi-jurisdictions. The Firm has become one of the leading international law firms operating in Egypt and the region. Such credit, undoubtedly, is largely due to the Firm’s belief in cognitive diversity, by including lawyers who have vast experience, industry insight, different styles of problem-solving and can offer unique perspectives as well as ability to combine their understanding of complex legal matters with a practical solution-oriented approach, which is crucial for complex problem-solving and high performance.

Our lawyers’ rich and diverse educational backgrounds and language skills have enabled our team to communicate with clients from all over the world. Our Firm is placed among a few firms in Egypt and the region that can provide services in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and, of course, Arabic. Diversity is the cornerstone of Shahid Law as to nationality, ethnicity, gender, age and religion. Not only that but also the Firm embraces individuals coming from civil and common-law legal cultures and education. Most of the members of our team received law degrees from different legal systems across the World.

Shahid Law Firm is also unique by providing true diversity for women and minorities, empowering female lawyers; and is considered one of the leading firms in Cairo legal community in the number of women and minorities in leadership positions within the Firm.


CLIENT: Daniel Lorenzo Romero

COMPANY/FIRM: ACCIONA ENERGÍA, S.A.

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

COMPANY/FIRM: Depa Group

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

COMPANY/FIRM: Dr. 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

COMPANY/FIRM: LV

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 ÇELIK, 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

COMPANY/FIRM: Vuclip

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

COMPANY/FIRM: Zoetis

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.”