Darah Zakaria

Darah Zakaria

Cairo, Egypt+202 2269 0881Download VCard
Get to know Darah

About Darah

Darah joined S & S in March 2017 after graduating from Cairo University.

Darah’s Experience

She has led a number of high profile matters and transactions, including:

Banking and Finance

  • Advised IFC, EBRD, Proparco and other development financial institutions on Financing 30 Solar Power Projects under phase two of the feed-in tariff (FiT) program. These projects form a massive solar energy complex in Benban, Aswan, which is expected to be the world’s biggest grid-connected solar power park upon its completion, generating up to 1.8GW of clean energy.
  • Advising clients on Egyptian Law matters in relation to loan agreements, securities documents and other financial documents.

General Corporate

  • Representing MHI Technologies, MedNet, Q’Max and Dubai Ports World on general corporate and commercial law issues and providing ongoing legal assistance.
  • Advising various clients, including Mednet Egypt, amazon, and RWE (DEA), on various general commercial, corporate and labor issues.
  • Advising a number of multinational companies on general corporate law issues including and Dubai Ports World.


  • Representing Amazon, and Edison on various labor and employment matters, including drafting employment contracts and providing general legal assistance and advice.

Capital Markets and M&A

  • Advising EBRD on some Egyptian law aspects.
  • Advising IFC on some Egyptian law aspects.

Oil & Gas

  • Advising RWE on different legal issues pertaining to its concessions in Egypt.

Areas of Practice

  • Banking and Finance
  • General Corporate
  • Employment
  • Capital Markets and M&A


  • Cairo University LLB | Faculty of Law | English Section | 2015


  • Arabic
  • English
  • French

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Darah Zakaria

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