Mrs Lena Hamdi > ANDERSEN - MAHER MILAD ISKANDER & CO. > Cairo, Egypt > Lawyer Profile

ANDERSEN - MAHER MILAD ISKANDER & CO.
46 Sodic Tower? El-Thawra St
Almazah, Heliopolis
Cairo Governorate
Egypt

Work Department

Partner - Legal

Position

Lena Hamdi is a Partner at Andersen Tax & Legal in Egypt. She has extensive experience providing market entry strategies and consolidated legal and business advise to companies, including start-ups . Lena’s experience includes intellectual property protection against any illegal infringement, disputes concerning illegitimate competition and the disclosure of trade secrets.

In addition to the above, Lena also handles the registration of patents, trademarks, industrial designs, including (filing applications, defending patents & trademarks, before a patent board, and preparing responses to reports from patent examiners, renewing applications and handling appeal processes).

Lena also has experience with negotiating, drafting and executing all franchise documents including franchise agreements, disclosure documents, lease agreements for franchise premises, and intellectual property licensing, the creation of legal franchising strategies for the penetration of the Egyptian market, and drafting and negotiating commercial agency and distribution agreements.

Career

Lena Hamdi was appointed to the Andersen Global Board of Directors in 2018.

Languages

English, Arabic

Memberships

  • Egyptian Bar Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce
  • British Egyptian Business Association
  • German Chamber of Commerce

Education

Law LLB, Queen Mary University London