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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September 27, 2021 Omar Sherif and Ezzat Nouman
Capital Gains Tax on Trading Listed Securities

Taxing capital gains generated from trading listed securities on the Egyptian Exchange (“CGT”) raised several difficulties concerning the subject and timing of its entry into force. The CGT, organized under the income tax law No. 91 of 2005 (the “Income Tax Law”), has been subject to consecutive amendments of late. This article examines Law No. […]

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September 27, 2021 Omar Sherif, Rokaya Ghoneim and Youssef Ihab
New Environmental and Social Disclosures: The FRA’s Strategy to Attract Green Investors

Global markets are progressively shifting to more sustainable business operations driving the need to establish tools to foster this shift. Shareholders and investors are becoming increasingly concerned with diverting their investments in corporations and projects with sustainable business models. As such, environmental and social reporting tools are developed to aid shareholders and investors to assess […]

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November 28, 2021
Shalakany is delighted to share its contribution to the latest edition of the Chambers Insolvency Global Practice Guide.

Shalakany is delighted to share its contribution to the latest edition of the Chambers Insolvency Global Practice Guide. Please follow this link to access the Trends and Developments Chapter: Insolvency 2021 – Egypt | Global Practice Guides | Chambers and Partners. With Paul Leake and Carl T. Tullson from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom […]

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November 24, 2021
Shalakany is proud and delighted to announce its rankings by the Legal 500

The Legal 500 has been analyzing the capabilities of law firms across the world, with a comprehensive research programme revised and updated every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market. The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in over 150 jurisdictions. Shalakany was awarded Top Tier firm by Legal […]

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