Ms Rasha Maurice > Shahid Law Firm > Cairo, Egypt > Lawyer Profile

Shahid Law Firm
CAIRO 11511

Work Department

  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Health and Safety
  • Labor and Employment




  • Rasha is a member of the Employment Regulatory Group at Shahid Law Firm since 2007. She specializes in Egyptian labor and social insurance legislation in relation to commercial entities operating in Egypt.
  • Her experience includes advising corporates on various Egyptian labor matters in relation to their employees, drafting employment contracts, reviewing and advising on work policies and procedures, heading the negotiation team with the clients’ employees with respect to lay off(s), responding to day-to-day HR legal queries, obtaining exceptional approvals from the Ministry of Manpower regarding Expats’ work permits, constant communication with the governmental authorities in relation to various labor related matters and settling the commercial entities’ past dues for the Social Insurance Authority.


  • Arabic (native)
  • English (fluent)


Ain Shams University
LL.B. Bachelor of Law

Lawyer Rankings

Egypt > Employment

(Next Generation Partners)

Rasha MauriceShahid Law Firm

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.