Practice Area

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

Corporate and Commercial

We provide a wide range of services in relation to local and offshore company incorporation and continued corporate compliance.

Our team advises on commercial transactions, extending from general aspects of Egyptian commercial and civil law to negotiating and drafting specific commercial agreements. This includes agency agreements, distribution agreements, license agreements, technology transfer agreements and joint venture agreements. Our intellectual property rights practice includes trademark and copyright registrations.

The following are a selection of our Corporate and Commercial transactions:
• Drarfting Al Marasem International for Development Company standard services agreements in relation to the operation of Fifth Square Project, New Cairo, Egypt.
• Representing MMC for Catering Company in Kuwait in drafting and negotiating the franchise and trademark license agreements for the franchise of “OVER JAR” concept in Saudi Arabia.
• Advising Cairo for Development Cars Manufacturing S.A.E on the renewal of Egypt Import and Distribution Contract entered into with Automobiles PEUGEOT.
• Acting for Dana Petroleum on the incorporation of five branch offices in Egypt.
• Advising HWP Cairo Planning and Engineering Consultant Ltd on its successful bid to provide architectural and engineering design services for the construction of the Heliopolis Hospital Project in Cairo, Egypt.
• Advising Pyramids Park Intercontinental Resort on its standard procurement and services agreements.
• Advising Nueterra Healthcare on its operations in Egypt, including drafting the following agreements:
(i) hospital lease agreement, (ii) hospital development agreement, (iii) hospital management agreement, (iv) stock purchase agreement for eligible/potential investors, as well as (v) shareholders agreement.
• Advising Investia Venture Capital on the proposed purchase of ninety-nine percent of Mena for Future Housing.
• Advising CEMEX on the Egyptian Free Competition and Anti-Monopoly Law No. 3 of 2005 and its Executive Regulations.
• Advising the Spanish Egyptian Cement Factory SAE on the potential sale of its cement factory located in 6th October Industrial Zone, Egypt.
• Acting for Musahamat Investia Venture Capital on a share swap agreement entered into with Square Asset Management Portugal.
• Advising TSI Sanmar Chemicals S.A.E on the enforceability of a possessory commercial mortgage agreement entered into with the Arab African International Bank.
• Acting for the Egyptian Gulf Bank in relation to a shareholders’ agreement entered into with the Egyptian Awqaf Authority and a consortium of investors pertaining to the Egyptian American Company for Medical Supplies.
• Advising Investia Venture Capital and Gryphon Holdings Plc, a British investment company, on its negotiations with Ukrferry, a Ukrainian company with a core business of regular ferry services within the Black Sea for identifying investors to increase the number of the UKrferry’s fleet by adding 3 new vessels of value amounting to USD 18,000,000.00 plus USD 2,000,000.00 as working capital in cash.
• Advising Al Marasem International For Development Company (a subsidiary of Bin Ladin Group) on an agreement for Passenger Boarding Bridge and Visual Docking Guidance System at the Hurghada International Airport New Terminal; and
• Advising KCC Engineering and Contracting Company,a Kuwaiti entity, on a variety of corporate and commercial matters including drafting and negotiating joint venture and consortium agreements.