With over a century
of experience

since its establishment in 1912, Shalakany has achieved a record of success and growth that today makes it one of the leading corporate law firms in Egypt and the Middle East.


to a board base of multinational, regional and premium local clients through its offices in Cairo and Alexandria.

Lex Mundi’s exclusive
Egyptian member firm

the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide

latest newsletter

July 7, 2021 Mariam Fahmy and Ahmad Abdelnaby
The National Council for Wages Sets a New Minimum Wage for Employees in the Private Sector

On 28 June 2021, the National Council for Wages (the “NCW”) announced that it has set a new minimum wage for private-sector employees (the “Decision”). In addition, the Decision provides for new periodic increment schemes that private-sector employees will benefit from. The Decision comes in alignment with the Egyptian government’s action plan to mitigate the […]

read more
March 22, 2021 Mostafa El Zeky and Mariam Osman
The New Law Regulating Advertisements on Public Roads

Law No. 208 for 2020 regulating advertisements on public roads was promulgated on 30 November 2020 (the “Law”). The Law repeals the previously enacted Law No. 66 for 1956 regulating advertisements, in addition to certain provisions of Law No. 84 for 1968 on public roads and the Construction Law No. 119 for 2008. The Law […]

read more

What we do

Shalakany is committed to delivering top quality legal services to our clients. As a full-service corporate law firm, we provide bespoke specialized legal services across a variety of different practice areas and sectors.

Know More

Latest News

July 14, 2021
Shalakany Successfully Represents a Top Hospitality Company Before the Court of Appeal

Shalakany is pleased to announce that it has successfully defended its client, a top hospitality company in a nullity action of an arbitral award before the Cairo Court of Appeal. Shalakany had previously secured its client a favorable arbitral award from a CRCICA tribunal. The opposing party challenged the validity of the arbitral award before […]

Read More
June 15, 2021
Muhammad Ussama, partner at Shalakany, attended a round-table discussion organized by the Ministry of Justice and The Law regarding the digitalization of judicial proceedings in Egypt.

:بيان صادر عن وزارة العدل وزارة العدل تلتقى ببعض مكاتب المحاماة للتعريف بخدماتها الإلكترونية في إطار توجيهات المستشار/ عمر مروان وزير العدل بالتوسع في مجال التحول الرقمي في القطاع القضائي، عقدت وزارة العدل لقاء مع ممثلي ومديري 15 مكتباً للمحاماة للتعريف بخدمة ” إقامة الدعاوى المدنية عن بعد ” وتم خلال اللقاء استعراض أحدث الخدمات […]

Read More

Let’s discuss more