Firm profile submitted by Zulficar & Partners
Founding Partner & Chair of Executive Committee: Mona Zulficar
Managing Partners: Dr Firas El Samad
Number of partners: 9
Number of lawyers: 65
Zulficar & Partners is an international corporate law and arbitration practice firm based in the Nile City Building in the heart of Cairo, Egypt. It mainly specialises in arbitration and ADR, banking, capital market procedures and transactions, competition law, construction law and practice, IT law, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, oil and gas, project finance, real estate, telecommunications law and practice, and tourism and leisure. The firm offers a comprehensive range of state-of-the-art legal services to a diverse array of commercial, industrial, and financial clients both in Egypt and internationally. Formally established in June 2009, the firm has nine partners and more than 65 associates and is continuously expanding to cater for the ever-increasing demand for its leading and high quality services.
As a market leader, and drawing on the unparalleled expertise of its partners and associates, the firm brings to the legal market a blend of exceptional individual skills as well as more than 35 years of legal experience. The firm prides itself as having star quality partners and associates possessing recognised track records in establishing precedents and introducing innovative solutions and structures through creative and proactive problem solving approaches. The firm aspires and pledges to provide its clients with top quality legal services to serve and enhance their business needs. Possessing a culture of rich values of professional ethics and social responsibility, the firm continuously offers cutting edge spot on advice that distinguishes it and makes a difference for its clients. The firm is currently growing at an accelerated pace and has already established itself as a market leader and precedent maker.
The firm is regularly ranked as the top tier practice in various practice areas in notable directories including: Chambers and Partners, Global Arbitration Review (GAR), Legal 500, IFLR and IFLR 1000. In 2015 and 2016, the firm is the only Egyptian firm featuring amongst the GAR 100 Guide to leading
Zulficar & Partners has been ranked byChambers and Partners Global Guide in the following :
■ Banking & Finance
■ Corporate / M&A
■ Dispute Resolution