Nouran Gamal

Nouran Gamal

Pro Bono Associate
Cairo, Egypt+202 2269 0881Download VCard
Get to know Nouran

About Nouran

Nouran joined Sharkawy and Sarhan in December 2016, as a Pro Bono attorney at law.

Before joining Sharkawy and Sarhan’s team, Nouran was working as a project coordinator in ACSFT (Arab Council Supporting Fair Trials), a national NGO. She was coordinating the legal support project implemented in partnership with the UNHCR in Egypt (providing legal assistance for refugees and asylum seekers in Egypt). Throughout her time there and working closely with the UNHCR, she concluded several legal researches related to civil status law, private international law as well as criminal law.

She also joined Amin Law Office, working as a junior corporate lawyer (Attorney at Law). During this period, her main focus was insurance law, insurance brokerage and providing general corporate advice. This included advising a high profile French insurance brokerage company in Egypt on several compliance matters as well as employment issues.

Nouran’s Experience

Since Nouran joined the firm, she worked on diverse issues including:

NGOs Laws & Regulations

  • In partnership with LATHAM & WATKINS, she participated in covering legal framework on FGM in Egypt; as part of the research project lead by “28 too many”, a UK based organization.

Banking and Finance

  • Advising an international non-profit microfinance organization on microfinance laws and regulations in Egypt as well as identifying and suggesting best legal structure for partnership in Egypt.
  • Advising an international non-profit microfinance organization on legal framework and overview of digital finance in Egypt.

Employment

  • Advising several clients on employment issues, compliance matters as well as drafting structural related advice.
  • Advising Samusocial International Egypte, ENID Egypt and IECD Egypt on several employment matters.

General Commercial

  • Advising Magrabi Foundation on several general commercial matters.

 

Areas of Practice

  • NGO’s Law
  • Banking & Finance
  • Employment
  • General corporate

Education

  • LLM, Faculty of Law, Ain Shams University, 2015.
  • Post graduate diploma in International Trade Faculty of Law, Ain Shams University, 2015.
  • Post graduate diploma in Private Law, Ain Shams University, 2014.
  • LLB, Faculty of Law, English Section, Ain Shams University, and qualified in 2013.

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

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Nouran Gamal

Nouran Gamal

Pro Bono Associate

GET TO KNOW Nouran

Nouran’s study of law was derived from her passion of what is “Right” and “Fair”. She was driven by the concept of justice and equality as well as helping others. She now manages S&S’ pro bono work. She loves a challenge and does not give up easily. She practices many sports, including fencing, tennis, javelin throw, discus throw and several other track and field games. She is a dog person but has three cats at home: Husky, Shamshoon and Sooka. She travelled to India for six weeks volunteering as a teacher assistant in a school in Pune and was fascinated by the diversity and level of acceptance in Pune.