Emad el-Shalakany

Company: Shalakany Law Office

Position: Senior partner

Biography: Emad el-Shalakany holds a law degree from Egypt’s Alexandria University.

He graduated in 1989, and joined Shalakany Law Office where he became a partner in 1999 and a senior partner in 2004. El-Shalakany heads the firm’s corporate department. His practice focuses on major financial, industrial, and commercial transactions, in particular those involving joint ventures. He also specialises in public infrastructure and large-scale installation and facilities projects.

El-Shalakany regularly provides legal advice to the public sector on public private partnership transactions. He is the legal adviser to the Water Resources & Irrigation Ministry on the design, build and operation phase of the West Delta irrigation system. He also advises the Education Ministry on its ongoing school building programme.

Shalakany is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration in London.

Contact: (+20) 3484 9998; http://www.shalakany.com/