Firm Profile > Riad, Saleh & Partners > Giza, Egypt

Riad, Saleh & Partners
BUILDING 6, THE POLYGON BUSINESS PARK
SODIC WEST. 38 KM CAIRO/ALEX RD
SHEIKH ZAYED GIZA
Egypt

Banking and finance Tier 3

Riad, Saleh & Partners joins the ranking having expanded its range of services into banking and finance six years ago. The firm has a long history as a full-service independent law firm, on the basis of which it has successfully won roles representing national and multinational companies in investment, banking and capital markets matters. It advises a number of international banks on local securities law and debt recovery. Its recent work spans repos, foreign exchange and Islamic finance transactions. Mohamed Saleh and Hesham Riad are the lead partners.

Practice head(s):

Mohamed Saleh; Hesham Riad

Testimonials

‘The team is wonderful, reliable, and knowledgeable.’

‘They have a great team with diversified experience in different areas of law. They are unique in the market with massive experience in different areas of law.’

‘They are a very special team with great experience. Their offers are very good in comparison to the market.’

‘They are so practical and informative and know how to close cross-border deals.’

‘The team members are very well organised and their performance is outstanding.’

‘We are enjoying working with Riad, Saleh & Partners. They are doing a great job and really have great experience in the healthcare sector.’

‘Mohamed Saleh and the team are very meticulous and responsive. They are excellent, providing outstanding legal services, and they are very responsive.’

‘They have experts to support each function in the business. Mohamed Saleh and his team are pioneers in both the healthcare sector and upstream oil and gas.’

‘We are really experiencing a high standard of legal services with highly informative lawyers. They understand the business and provide quality and responsiveness.’

‘The team members synchronise in harmony to serve the best interest of the company.’

Key clients

AXA OneHealth

Schindler Group

Trapped Egypt

Air Liquide Group

Chubb Life Insurance

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH)

Golden West Seeds

Grundfos Egypt

Tokio Marine Insurance

Ahram Security Group

Al Borg Laboratories

Echo Scan Nigeria

Echo Lab Nigeria

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Riad, Saleh & Partners is a small firm that punches above its weight in corporate and M&A matters. It handles key transactions for international clients, among them Schindler Group, Chubb Life Insurance and Air Liquide Group. It is also called upon for corporate governance and strategic matters. 'They are so practical and informative and know how to close cross-border deals', say clients of lead partners Mohamed Saleh and Hesham Riad.

Practice head(s):

Mohamed Saleh; Hesham Riad

Testimonials

‘The team has diversified experience and reliable knowledge.’

‘I love working with the partners as they are available at any time and they have massive experience in different areas of law.’

‘Every person has their own strengths and each one of them completes the whole team.’

‘They are so practical and informative and know how to close cross-border deals.’

‘The team members are very well organised and their performance is outstanding.’

‘It was an exceptional experience for plenty of reasons. The team was understanding and spotted all related laws and regulations to a specific case, also we appreciate the efficiency in information acquisition from different sources especially when European entity and standards are in scope. Finally, it is the responsive attitude which above all shows seriousness and responsibility of all matters.’

‘We appreciate the integrity and diversity with all associated teams, and team members are paramount in settling a complete and detailed picture of specific cases.’

‘Mohamed Saleh is always helpful and accessible, with phenomenal detail-oriented capabilities as well as an organised mindset for the resolution of complex issues. From a business perspective, the trust and credibility Mohamed Saleh enjoys has saved my organisation a considerable spending and reputation impact.’

‘We are enjoying working with Riad, Saleh & Partners. They are doing a great job and really have great experience in the healthcare sector.’

‘Mohamed Saleh and the team are very meticulous and responsive.’

‘We are really experiencing a high standard of legal services with highly informative lawyers.’

‘They understand the business and provide quality advice and responsiveness.’

‘A very responsive team with extensive experience in terms of handling business needs and coping impressively with the changes of laws currently taking place.’

‘It has proactive legal research capabilities which greatly assist business planning to predict any change in the legal platform for the foreseeable future, i.e tracking legislative activities and/or governmental legal releases. Also, it has exceptional knowledge and connectivity with all governmental agencies which achieve impressive results in terms of saving money, time and effort for business operation.’

‘I dealt with Hesham Riad on several occasions. He demonstrated a remarkable legal experience and unique knowledge in business and corporate practice. He was acting as a true business partner.’

Key clients

AXA OneHealth

Schindler Group

Trapped Egypt

Air Liquide Group

Chubb Life Insurance

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH)

Golden West Seeds

Grundfos Egypt

Tokio Marine Insurance

Ahram Security Group

Al Borg Laboratories

Echo Scan Nigeria

Echo Lab Nigeria

Dispute resolution: litigation Tier 3

'They provide outstanding legal services and are very responsive', says a client of Riad, Saleh & Partners. The firm is frequently active in litigation in areas such as banking and finance, real estate, energy and healthcare. The 'very meticulous and responsive' Mohamed Saleh, who has more than 40 years' experience in commercial and criminal disputes, and Hesham Riad are the main practitioners.

Practice head(s):

Mohamed Saleh; Hesham Riad

Testimonials

‘We are really experiencing a high standard of legal services with highly informative lawyers.’

‘We are enjoying working with Riad, Saleh & Partners. They are doing a great job and really have great experience in healthcare sector.’

‘Mr. Mohamed Saleh and the team are very meticulous and responsive.’

‘They are excellent. They provide outstanding legal services and are very responsive.’

‘Mr. Mohamed Saleh and his team are pioneers in both the healthcare and the upstream oil and gas sectors.’

‘The team is very strong in dispute resolution matters. Each one in the team has his own edge and each one completes the whole team.’

‘I am very pleased to work with them, they are very responsive, have good attention to detail, and they have a good follow-up strategy to keep me updated.

‘The firm always keeps me updated with the recent laws and regulations, and also advise my company on how to comply with it.’

Key clients

AXA OneHealth

Schindler Group

Trapped Egypt

Air Liquide Group

Chubb Life Insurance

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH)

Golden West Seeds

Grundfos Egypt

Tokio Marine Insurance

Ahram Security Group

Al Borg Laboratories

Echo Scan Nigeria

Echo Lab Nigeria

Employment Tier 3

'They understand the business and provide quality and responsiveness', says a client of Riad, Saleh & Partners. The firm has built up its employment practice over the last five years, gaining substantial experience both in disputes and day-to-day HR issues. It now acts for a growing roster of international employers, among them Air Liquide and Schindler Group. The 'very meticulous and responsiveMohamed Saleh and Hesham Riad are the lead partners.

Practice head(s):

Mohamed Kamel Saleh; Hesham Riad

Testimonials

‘We are really experiencing a high standard of legal services from highly informative lawyers. They understand the business and provide quality and responsiveness.’

‘The team members are synchronising in harmony to serve the best interests of the company they are advising. They are excellent, providing outstanding legal services.’

‘They have experts to support each function in the business. Mohamed Saleh and his team are pioneers in the healthcare sector and I have also worked with the team in upstream oil and gas matters.’

‘We are enjoying working with Riad, Saleh & Partners. They are doing a great job and really have great experience in healthcare sector.’

‘Mohamed Saleh and the team are very meticulous and responsive. They are so practical and informative and know how to close cross-border deals.’

‘The team members are very well organised and their performance is outstanding.’

‘I do believe Riad Saleh & Partners is very strong and capable of handling employment matters in a knowledgeable, professional way.’

‘Each one in the team has his own edge and completes the whole picture for the firm.’

Key clients

AXA OneHealth

Schindler Group

Trapped Egypt

Air Liquide Group

Chubb Life Insurance

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH)

Golden West Seeds

Grundfos Egypt

Tokio Marine Insurance

Ahram Security Group

Al Borg Laboratories

Echo Scan Nigeria

Echo Lab Nigeria

Energy Tier 3

Riad, Saleh & Partners joins the ranking thanks to the work of two partners, Mohamed Saleh and Hesham Riad, in upstream, downstream and mid-stream projects in the oil and gas sector. The firm acts for local and international companies on matters including concession agreements and gas supply contracts. Founding partner and head of corporate Saleh also has experience in advising financial institutions on LNG and oil trading matters.

Practice head(s):

Mohamed Saleh; Hesham Riad

Testimonials

‘It is one of the rare firms who work in energy within the Egyptian market. The team is very diversified in experience and can handle different areas legal issues.’

‘Each one of the team has his own edge and can handle energy matters effectively. They are a very special team with great experience.’

‘They are so practical and informative and know how to close cross-border deals. The team members are very well organised and their performance is outstanding.’

‘They are excellent, providing outstanding legal services, and they are very responsive.’

‘They have experts to support each function in the business. We are really experiencing a high standard of legal services with highly informative lawyers.’

‘They understand the business and provide both quality and responsiveness.’

Key clients

AXA OneHealth

Schindler Group

Trapped Egypt

Air Liquide Group

Chubb Life Insurance

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH)

Golden West Seeds

Grundfos Egypt

Tokio Marine Insurance

Ahram Security Group

Al Borg Laboratories

Echo Scan Nigeria

Echo Lab Nigeria

Riad, Saleh & Partners (“Firm”) is a full-service independent Law Firm based in Cairo, Egypt founded in 1977 by our Senior Partners Mr. Ahmed Saleh, Mr. Kamel Saleh & Mr. Ansary Saleh (under the name of Saleh Law Firm) one of the market-leading dispute resolution firms. In 2018, out of continuous efforts to meet our clients’ business needs, we developed our scope of services by establishing a new division to our Firm covering the corporate and commercial aspects.

The firm is managed by Mr. Hesham Riad who has more than 20 years of experience in law practice in multinational, regional and Egyptian cooperations. The M&A, commercial department is headed by Mr. Mohamed Kamel Saleh who has extensive experience through his work with multinational companies and magic circle Law Firms on cross-border and complex transactions.

Our team advises national and multinational clients on all corporate and commercial matters and also civil and criminal disputes across all industries, delivering strategic, commercial, and pragmatic solutions to any kind of disputes.

Our Present in A Glance

Riad, Saleh & Partners gives confident, innovative and incisive legal advice, we are the firm of choice for many of the world’s leading organizations, as we are dedicated to providing exceptional legal service to our clients to ensure that their strategic and business schemes are legally realized. We carefully take a fresh perspective on situation, find out whether there are better ways of delivering practical, solution with commercial sense for our clients considering rapidly changing business landscape. That said we always go the extra mile to get results. In addition, we bring creativity, quality, and business awareness approach to all of our work and develop our working relationship with leading Law Firms across the world. This being said, finding innovative and pragmatic solutions to the most complex of Business Challenges is always our aim, and deliver high quality legal services to our clients in some of the fastest growing markets in the world.

We are versed enough across all the key industry sectors such as Healthcare, Real Estate & Hospitality, Pharmaceutical, Energy & Electricity, Insurance, Retail, Engineering and Construction, Banking and Finance, Corporate Governance, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Intellectual Property, Telecom and Technology, Distribution, Franchise and Agency, Smart “PRODUCTS”, Healthcare, Agricultural, Industrial, Capital Market, Petroleum (up-stream, midstream and downstream), IT, Food & Beverage, Steel, Media Production and Business Research, startups & entrepreneurship projects.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate, Commercial, and Mergers Acquisitions Mohamed Saleh mohamed.saleh@riadsaleh.com +201226000038
Corporate, Commercial, Finance, and Capital Market, Development (Real Estate and Hospitality) Hesham Riad hesham.riad@riadsaleh.com +201007270500
Photo Name Position Profile
 Hesham Riad photo Hesham Riad Managing Partner
 Mohamed Saleh photo Mohamed Saleh Partner, Head of Corporate, Commercial, and Mergers & Acquisitions
Ahmed Saleh : Founding Partner
Mohamed Medhat : Head of Litigation
English (fluent)
Arabic
French
British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA)
American Chamber of Commerce
Egyptian Bar Association
Association of International Petroleum Negotiators