Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Procedures & Licensing
The ever-exciting and challenging corporate practice has raised special interest in the firm. Since formation, the firm was keen to recruit seasoned counsels in the Corporate, Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity disciplines. Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors’ invariable target is to stand-out and be truly distinguished among other private practices in the Egyptian market, accordingly it aims to relate to the business objectives of its clients. Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors harbours the mind-set of a dynamic investment banker, furthering the “can do” attitude, while mastering the legal and regulatory framework within which the firm operates in its thriving corporate practice.
Trade & Services and Competition law
The Trade and Services require the application of multi-disciplinary practices. High industry specialization demands equally attuned and specialized legal counsels who are capable of foreseeing potential midterm and long-term opportunities and pitfalls, manoeuvring them to the advantage of the client.
Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors’ philosophy when empowering clients is to develop and mitigate legal risks. The firm’s lawyers therefore combine the prerequisite practical expertise along with the underlying legal knowledge necessary to add value to the services it provides. Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors has compiled a remarkable portfolio of clients who engage in diverse sectors, including Manufacturing, Communications, Tourism, and General Trade & Commercial Agency.
Banking & Finance
Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors is considered one of the most experienced law firms in Egypt and the Middle East in Banking and Finance transactions. The firm’s portfolio of executed deals in Banking and Finance includes the largest, most sophisticated and complex transactions in the Egyptian market. The firm’s client base equally reflects the quality of its services and in-depth knowledge and expertise in the field. The firm’s Banking and Finance division offers timely, top-notch advisory in the fields of Project Finance, Syndications, Acquisition and Take-over Financings, Asset Finance, Bank Lending, Real Estate Financing and Financial Structuring. The Firm is leading the market in Islamic Finance.
Infrastructure, Real Estate & Energy
Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors has built-up its reputation as the best in Egypt when engaging in Infrastructure and Energy projects advising numerous domestic, regional and multinational companies on matters in the field.
To better serve the needs of its clients and meet the challenging timeframe and technical prerequisites that arise when tackling such projects, the firm’s legal team in Real Estate Development & Construction, Energy and PPPs engages in a hands-on approach, closely coordinating with relevant stakeholders, and ensuring the provision of prompt, timely, and accurate advisory.
The firm provides the most comprehensive and effective legal services in sophisticated and complex disciplines. Its extensive awareness and vast knowledge, have solidified Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors status and reputation in the industry.
Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors’ litigation team provides advice and legal opinions on cases before the Egyptian courts, whether at trial or appellate level. The team is highly qualified and has handled a large number of cases in, inter alia, Commercial, Civil, Labour, IPRs, Capital Markets, Taxation, Insolvency and Trademark Litigation. The litigation team maintains open channels of communications with the clients to inform them on developments in their cases. The firm has designed an efficient case management system to ensure that they timely perform what would serve its clients best.
When amicable settlement is not reached, commercial arbitration provides an alternative dispute resolution to the conventional judicial process before state courts. In recent years, arbitration became the most efficient way of solving disputes between counterparties operating in the market including governmental institutions.
In this sense, Sarie-Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors’ team has extensive experience in many ad-hoc and institutional arbitration cases in and out of Egypt either as arbitrators or as legal counsels to one of the parties.
The firm’s expertise covers a broad range of industries and commercial transactions and includes arbitration proceedings, and encompasses arbitration related litigation, such as judicial review and arbitration award enforcement.