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The firm

Yassien & Partners Law Firm is one of the leading law firms in Egypt. The firm was established in late 2007 to provide clients with the best legal services and very competitive fees. It makes sure to protect the best interests of its clients and that deals or disputes are being handled by qualified and professional lawyers and legal experts. The firm was established by a group of former judges, lawyers and other legal counsel with head counselor Dr Ali Yassien.

Over the years the firm has advised, and continues to support, governmental, government-owned entities, local, regional and international companies, banks and financial institutions along with both international and regional law firms. Its strength comes from clients’ trust that the firm will give them the best quality of service that they deserve and are expecting from it. It’s the firm’s business to identify the legal issue, and find creative and commercial legal solutions, through its competent lawyers in diverse local business practices, and through its good relations with law firms in other international jurisdictions.

Areas of practice

Dispute resolution: the firm specialises in settlement methods of different types of disputes, whether before the courts or arbitral tribunals or to reach an amicable settlement before having an actual dispute, or also before the ministerial commission for resolution of investment disputes.

Corporate: the firm advises clients on virtually all aspects of business and commercial life, including reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts, incorporating businesses, franchise, merger and acquisition, and licensing services.

Shipping and logistics: the firm provides legal services in the maritime community which covers all aspects of sale and purchase of vessels and craft, shipbuilding contracts, incorporation of shipping companies, financing, vessel and craft registration and insurance. It also has extensive maritime litigation experience.

Real estate and construction: the firm has a wealth of experience in all aspects of real estate and construction matters including ownership, construction and use of land and buildings property development, sales, acquisitions, leases and the provision of security.

Criminal matters: the firm specialises in criminal matters as it has wide experience in this field and in the field of financial crime. This includes white-collar crime and defense for economic crimes.

Finance and mega-projects: the finance and mega-projects area of practice includes drafting finance and project documents and advising on related security packages in all levels, ending with sophisticated syndicated deals.

Mortgage finance: finance, refinancing and leasing.

Real estate funds: an alternative financial method of funding real estate projects.

Banking and finance: this includes financial structuring, assets finance, Islamic finance and bank lending.

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