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Al-Feshawy & El-Shazly Law Firm is a full-service law firm specialising in not only corporate and commercial transactions, but also in litigation, arbitration, and other alternative dispute resolution methods.

Our corporate and commercial team draws on its expertise and experience to advise on all aspects of domestic and cross-border matters and transactions. As Egypt’s corporate and commercial landscape continues to develop, our team maintains its cutting-edge awareness of developments, regularly updating clients on new and emerging corporate trends and practices. The advisory team invests time to understand the needs of our clients so it can deliver astute, relevant and effective advice.

With extensive experience in litigation and arbitration, our dispute resolution practice has an outstanding track record in complex, high stakes disputes across a range of sectors, including construction & engineering, oil & gas, energy, and banking & financial services. The firm’s construction practice includes disputes relating to change orders and variations, delays and liquidated damages, non-payment, time-at-large, performance bonds and guarantees.

Our arbitration team represents clients in domestic and international arbitrations, both under the major institutional rules and ad hoc. We have an outstanding track record in complex, high value cases across a range of sectors, including construction & engineering, oil & gas, energy, and banking & financial services. We have extensive experience of commercial arbitrations, including those involving joint ventures, partnerships, and disputes arising from banking and finance transactions. We also advise on related court matters, such as the enforcement of arbitral awards. Reflecting the international scope of our practice, the arbitration team routinely works with lawyers in other civil and common law jurisdictions.

Our business hours are from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Sunday through Thursday. We are located at 42 Makram Obaid Street, 6th floor, Nasr City – Cairo, Egypt.

The first step is to contact us in order that we may better understand your requirements. You may contact us either by phone at +20 222 755 836 or send an email directly to one of our lawyers using the “Our People” tab in the menu above and below. We will conduct a conflict check to ensure that we do not have a conflict of interest in representing you.

If we are clear of conflicts, we will proceed to discuss your needs. Subsequent to this discussion will we provide you with an anticipated scope of work and an estimate of our fees for advising/representing you.

Once the scope of work and fees have been agreed, we will begin the formal engagement process which starts with us obtaining certain Know Your Client (“KYC”) information from you.

If we are conflicted or if your particular matter does not fall within our areas of practice, we will refer you to an associate firm to assist you.

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