El-Sayed has been in the legal profession since 1974. Prior to joining Al-Feshawy & El-Shazly Law Firm in association with SAP Law, he was a consultant to various law schools in Egypt, where he participated in litigation, commercial arbitration and civil proceedings relating to diversity disputes. In addition, he advises on various other legal matters.
His practice with the firm focuses on dispute resolution work, particularly arbitration cases, legal research as well as contentious and non-contentious advisory work.
In addition to working as law professor at many universities in Egypt (Ain-Shams, Egyptian Police Academy and BUE), he served as Dean at Ain-Shams University.
El-Sayed holds a Bachelors of Law degree, Masters of Law and PhD in Law from Ain-Shams University. He is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association.
El-Sayed is fluent in Arabic.