Mr Amir Marghany > Marghany Advocates > Cairo, Egypt > Lawyer Profile

Marghany Advocates
5 KAMAL HASSAN ALI ST.
SUITE 405 SHERATON HELIOPOLIS
CAIRO
Egypt
Amir Marghany photo

Position

Managing Partner

Languages

Arabic, English, French

Memberships

Egyptian Bar Association

Lawyer Rankings

Egypt > TMT

The practice at Marghany Advocates advises numerous clients in the telecoms and technology sector, among them household names Google and Dell. Its work comprises corporate transactions and regulatory matters, as well as litigation. Much of the firm’s recent work has focused on compliance matters arising from the newly introduced data privacy law. Managing partner Amir Marghany is the main contact.

Egypt > Intellectual property

Marghany Advocates has a diverse client base that includes major clients in the hospitality, transportation and oil and gas sectors, to which it provides the full range of corporate and IP services. Its broad range of work encompasses advice on franchising agreements, as well as the registration and transfer of IP rights. Amir Marghany and senior associate Hend El Hakim are the main contacts.

Egypt > Energy

Marghany Advocates has a strong track record in the financing of projects in the oil and gas sector. Its work spans advice on corporate matters, as well as project development for terminals, pipelines and production facilities. The group counts Chile’s state oil, gas and refineries company Enap Sipetrol and Egyptian oil company PetroShahd among its clients. Amir Marghany is the lead partner.

Egypt > Employment

The broad range of employment work handled by Marghany Advocates includes the recruitment of senior management, non-compete matters, labor disputes and consultants’ agreements. The firm is particularly well known for its work for clients in the key sectors of oil and gas, hospitality and transportation. Managing partner Amir Marghany leads the practice, in which litigation associate Hend El Hakim plays a key role.

Egypt > Dispute resolution: arbitration

Managing partner Amir Marghany leads the arbitration practice at Marghany Advocates, which is increasingly involved in cross-border and domestic matters. Prominent in its recent caseload is a series of arbitrations for Egyptian investment company Euroget before the ICC concerning contracts with overseas partners. Senior associate Hend El Hakim also plays a key role in the firm’s most significant cases.

Egypt > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The entire team has the right spirit and efficiency and consistency in performance‘, says a client of Marghany Advocates. Managing partner Amir Marghany and senior associate Hend El Hakim are the lead partners in a practice that is ‘very cooperative, attentive to details and gives its clients the utmost attention‘. Known for its work in the hospitality, transportation and oil and gas sectors, the firm handles a growing number of cross-border transactions.

Egypt > Banking and finance

Marghany Advocates has a small banking and finance practice that nonetheless is involved in some high-value transactions, notably in innovative areas including fintech and cryptocurrency-related work. Among its clients are fast-growing players in the finance space such as Sigma Capital and Jazeera Capital Markets. Managing partner Amir Marghany is the main contact.