Mr Hazim Rizkana > Rizkana & Partners > Giza, Egypt > Lawyer Profile

Rizkana & Partners
6 WEZARET EL ZERAA STREET
GIZA
Egypt

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Hazim A. Rizkana is the Managing Partner of Rizkana & Partners. Hazim focuses on litigation and arbitration, banking and finance, civil, commercial and private law, aircraft finance, mergers and acquisitions, securities, trademarks and patents. Apart from assisting some of the biggest multinational companies execute high-value deals, he has also been called on to assist draft and review the new Banking Law, the Acquisition Rules under the Capital Market Law, the Mediation Law and the amendments to the Competition Law.

Languages

Arbaic & English

Memberships

Education

Graduated from Zagazig University in 1982 with a B.A. in law and received a Master of Law degree from the McGeorge School of Law (UOP) in 1986. He was admitted to the Egyptian Bar Association in 1982, and is currently admitted before the Court of Cassation in Egypt. In 1985 Hazim was registered as a patent and trademark agent.

Lawyer Rankings

Egypt > Employment

The employment department at Rizkana & Partners supports clients in regulatory, corporate and commercial labour law matters, represents them in disputes and provides advice on day-to-day employment operations. Domestic and international businesses and corporations from a variety of industries as well as governmental bodies and embassies turn to the firm’s experienced team in this area. Practice leader Hazim Rizkana is well-versed in both contentious and non-contentious matters, while senior associate Amr Ibrahim is proficient in handling employment disputes.

Egypt > Banking and finance

Multinational banks, financial institutions and domestic and international corporations instruct Rizkana & Partners on syndicated and bilateral facilities and loans, project finance, settlements of debts, and debt restructures. Complex transactions and project finance matters also form part of the firm’s portfolio in addition to expertise within the area of aviation finance. The key contacts are Hazim Rizkana and Sherif El Hosseny, with the latter regularly representing aircraft and engine leasing companies, financial institutions, export credit agencies, and airlines.

Egypt > Dispute resolution: litigation

(Leading individuals)

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Egypt > Dispute resolution: arbitration

(Leading individuals)

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