Dispute Resolution

High-Court-Complex

Our team members has represented multinational companies on ICSID arbitrations, ICC arbitrations and on arbitration cases before the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA).

Our team also represented multinational and major regional companies on litigation cases before the Egyptian Economic Court.

Representative examples of the experience of our team members include:

  • Successfully representing a major fund management company on two cases before the Egyptian Economic Court regarding the liability of fund managers.
  • Advising and representing a major international company operating port terminals in an ICC construction arbitration against one of its contractors.
  • Advising and representing an international drilling company in a number of CRCICA arbitration cases against oil companies.
  • Advising a major real estate investor on a court case before English courts filed in relation to an investment management agreement for a prime property in Cairo, and assisting with the settlement.
  • Advising Centamin Egypt on a high profile case in front of the High Administrative Court. The case relates to a concession for gold exploration and exploitation held by Pharaoh Gold Mines a subsidiary from Centamin. Centamin is appealing a judgment issued by the first-degree administrative court, which reduced the development area of the gold concession. Our role included advising Centamin Egypt on all the substantive aspects of the appeal and preparing the legal basis for challenging the judgement of the first-degree court.
  • Advising and successfully representing six foreign exporters of polypropylene (“PP”) in the safeguard investigations on PP imports to Egypt after the Egyptian authority has imposed provisional safeguard duties until completing its investigations. This was the first time the investigating authority issues a detailed report recommending the termination of a trade remedy investigation without the imposition of any definitive measures.

Publications

  • Global Litigation Survey
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  • Guide to dispute resolution in African nations EGYPT
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  • The ABCs of WTO Dispute Settlement
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  • Guide to dispute resolution in Europe, the Middle East and Africa
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