Dr. Walid Hegazy
Dr. Hegazy has over 15 years of legal experience with a focus on Islamic banking and finance, project financing, corporate restructuring and corporate governance. Dr. Hegazy has SJD (Doctor of Juridical Science) and LLM degrees from Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Before launching Hegazy & Associates, Dr. Hegazy was heading the Islamic Finance Practice Group at the international law firm of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. The other international law firms at which Dr. Hegazy practiced law include: Fulbright & Jaworski (Houston, TX), Baker & McKenzie (Riyadh, KSA), White & Case (New York), Groupe Monassier (Paris), formerly known as "Monassier & Agassi", and Zaki Hashem (Cairo).
Dr. Hegazy’s experience includes advising:
Ahmed founded his own law firm in UAE in 2010. Before that, he practiced law as a senior associate at Strohal Legal Group in U.A.E since 2005. He also practiced law in Cairo at Behery Law Firm and was trained at the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA).
Ahmed focuses on corporate and commercial areas as well as construction law and dispute resolution; he has an International Commercial Arbitration Certificate from the School of International Arbitration (SIA) Queen Mary University of London; a post- graduate Diploma in International Trade and Investment Law from Cairo University; a Professional Diploma in Contractual and Legal Aspects in Construction Industry from the American University in Cairo; and an LLB from Cairo University. Ahmed is currently pursuing his MSc in Construction Law & Dispute Resolution from King’s College London.
Ahmed's experience includes:
Dina Abdel Moneim
Dina is an associate at Hegazy & Associates in association with Crowell & Moring LLP. Dina holds a LL.B. (Licence en Droit) in 2006 from University of Paris I, Panthéon, Sorbonne and Cairo University, Faculty of Law. Further, Dina earned her LL.M. degree in International and European Business Law in 2007 from University of Paris I, Panthéon, Sorbonne, and Cairo University with honors. Dina is currently enrolled in University of Montpellier I to prepare her PhD in Islamic Finance.
Dina is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association, and is fluent in Arabic, English and French. Prior to joining H&A, Dina practiced law in international reputable law firms where she had exposure to major projects, and developed extensive interpersonal and negotiation skills.
Dina’s areas of practice include general corporate, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions and project finance.
Dina’s experience includes:
Advising on major international transactions and projects, e.g. mergers & acquisitions, project finance, cement construction projects, natural resources projects.
Adnan obtained his Bachelors of Law (L.L.B) from Cairo University in 2010 and he is currently working towards his Masters in Law (L.L.M.), in International & Comparative Law with an emphasis on Commercial and Business Law at Indiana University, Indianapolis, U.S.A. In addition, Adnan obtained a career certificate in legal translation from the American University in Cairo in 2010. Prior to joining Hegazy & Associates, Adnan was trained at Soltan Law Firm and worked as an associate at El-Salakawy Law Firm.
Adnan has experience in various legal matters, including arbitration, litigation, legal translation, and several commercial matters, such as the incorporation and registration of companies and commercial agencies. Adnan also has two years of experience working in different commercial matters with GAFI (the Egyptian Investment Authority).
Adnan’s experience includes advising Norgine B.V, an international paramedic company, regarding the incorporation of its subsidiaries in Egypt, Norgine MENA & Norgine Egypt. He has also advised the company on different commercial matters, such as increasing its share capital, making AGM, and amending the company's name in both its commercial register and tax card.
Hussein is an Associate at Hegazy & Associates in association with Crowell & Moring LLP. Hussein obtained his dual Bachelor’s degree from the University of Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne and Cairo University at” L'Institut de Droit des Affaires Internationales.” Hussein has experience in advising national and foreign clients on the legal framework of investment, intellectual property matters and implementing investment in Egypt and the MENA region. Hussein is fluent in English, French and Arabic.
Hussein’s professional experience includes advising:
Hussein’s experience includes as well reviewing:
Ibrahim is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association - Court of Appeal, member of the International Arbitration Center in Dubai, and member of the Aladala Center for International Arbitration and Legal Advice in Egypt. He obtained his J.D. in Business Law and LL.M from Temple University in Philadelphia and a L.L.B. from Alexandria Law School in Egypt and he has been practicing law for 20 years in Egypt and the U.S.
Ibrahim advises clients on various aspects of real estate, construction and commercial litigation in Egypt. He provides legal advice to private companies on business acquisitions, to vendors and purchasers in commercial real estate transactions including, but not limited to, sale and lease transactions, to landlords and tenants in commercial leasing transactions utilities agencies and public authorities with respect to the acquisition and interpretation of statutory rights of way, easements, restrictive covenants and real estate issues.
As a qualified Arbitrator, he provides mediation between clients and government officials of Egypt. Ibrahim is deeply involved in community related public interest cases before the Egyptian Counsil D'etat.