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.

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January 5, 2023 Omneya Anas, Rokaya Ghoneim and Youssef Ihab
Antitrust Update: Egyptian Competition Authority Announcement

Following the enactment of the pre-merger clearance regime (the “New Regime”), repealing the post-merger notification regime and introducing the pre-merger clearance regime, the Egyptian Competition Authority (the “ECA”) has released a statement on its official website (the “Statement”) clarifying to the market the plan of action with regards to the New Regime. In the Statement, […]

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January 2, 2023 Omneya Anas, Rokaya Ghoneim and Youssef Ihab
Antitrust Update: Ratification of the Pre-Merger Clearance Regime

The much-anticipated pre-merger clearance regime (the “New Regime”) has finally been enacted by virtue of Law No. 175 of 2022 amending the Egyptian Competition Law No. 3 of 2005 (the “Amendments”). The Amendments have been published in the Official Gazette on 29 December 2022, the last working day of the calendar year, and have become […]

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May 3, 2023
Shalakany Successfully Represents CIHC in Pachin Tender Offer

Shalakany is delighted to announce that, along with our dear friends at Al Ahly Pharos, we have successfully represented Paint and Chemical Industries (Pachin)’s majority shareholder, the Holding Company for Chemical Industries (CIHC), in the competitive bidding for the acquisition of Pachin’s shares. Dubai-based National Paints Holding (NPH) has acquired over 80% of Pachin for around EGP […]

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April 13, 2023
Shalakany – Legal 500 EMEA Rankings & Awards

Shalakany is proud and delighted to share that it has been ranked as a Top Tier firm by Legal 500 in 6 different practice areas! The firm was awarded a Tier 1 ranking in Banking and Finance, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Arbitration, Litigation, Energy, and Projects and Infrastructure. The Firm was also Recommended in 2 […]

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