With over a century of experience since its establishment in 1912, Shalakany has achieved a record of success and growth that today makes it one of the leading corporate law firms in Egypt and the Middle East. The Firm provides first rate quality legal services to a broad base of multinational and premium clients through its offices in Cairo, Alexandria and the Red Sea.
The Firm is consistently ranked as a top?tier firm across almost all practice areas and receives various awards by professional association organizations. The Firm is proud that many of our lawyers have been recognized as leading lawyers in their respective areas of practice year after year. Shalakany is also the exclusive Egyptian member for Lex Mundi.
The Firm’s main practice areas are Dispute Resolution, Mergers and Acquisitions, Finance and Projects, Capital Markets, General Corporate and Commercial.
Shalakany has acted on almost all major arbitration and complex litigation cases in Egypt and the Middle East over the past few decades in investor estate, construction, oil & gas, power, infrastructure, aviation, insurance, employment and tax disputes.
Shalakany has the largest litigation department in Egypt and handles the most cases on an annual basis than any other firm in Egypt. Shalakany prides itself on its litigation portfolio management and the Firm’s selling point is that it is able to handle large portfolios of diverse cases for large clients in a manner which is high in quality but also cost efficient.
The main individuals heading the Dispute Resolution team are: Dr. Khaled El Shalakany (Managing and Senior Partner), Adam El Shalakany (Senior Partner), Muhammad Ussama (Partner), Taher Benany (Senior Associate), Marwa Farouk (Senior Associate), and Rasha Abdel Gawad (Senior Associate).