New partnership with Shehata & Partners

We are glad to announce that Mr. Ibrahim Shehata head of arbitration at S&P law firm has joined our team in the arbitration field.

Ibrahim is a partner and the head of international arbitration practice at π’π‘πžπ‘πšπ­πš & 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐬 π‹πšπ° 𝐅𝐒𝐫𝐦. He has extensive experience in international commercial arbitration, arbitration-related litigation, and complex banking and finance litigation. He has participated in various arbitration cases seated in Cairo, Dubai, and Paris under the auspices of various institutional rules including πˆπ‚π‚, π‹π‚πˆπ€, πƒπˆπ…π‚-π‹π‚πˆπ€, πƒπˆπ€π‚, & π‚π‘π‚πˆπ‚π€.

Ibrahim was part of the team that resisted the enforcement of a USD 180,000,000 CRCICA Arbitral Award before the Egyptian Court of Cassation. Also, Ibrahim has led the team which was successful in annulling a CRCICA arbitral award before the Egyptian Court of Cassation on the ground of partiality of one of the arbitrators for the first time. Further, Ibrahim regularly represents clients in the Construction and Renewable Energy sectors in the Middle East and the African Continent.

Ibrahim publishes regularly in the field of international arbitration in various publications including, 𝑱𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝒐𝒇 π‘°π’π’•π’†π’“π’π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’π’‚π’ π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’, π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’ π‘°π’π’•π’†π’“π’π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’π’‚π’, 𝑾𝒐𝒓𝒍𝒅 π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’ 𝒂𝒏𝒅 π‘΄π’†π’…π’Šπ’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’ π‘Ήπ’†π’—π’Šπ’†π’˜ (𝑾𝑨𝑴𝑹), π‘ͺ𝒂𝒓𝒅𝒐𝒛𝒐 𝑱𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝒐𝒇 π‘ͺπ’π’π’‡π’π’Šπ’„π’• π‘Ήπ’†π’”π’π’π’–π’•π’Šπ’π’, 𝑨𝑺𝑨 π‘©π’–π’π’π’†π’•π’Šπ’, π‘°π’π’•π’†π’“π’π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’π’‚π’ 𝑱𝒐𝒖𝒓𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝒐𝒇 𝑨𝒓𝒂𝒃 π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’, π’€π’π’–π’π’ˆ π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’ π‘Ήπ’†π’—π’Šπ’†π’˜ (𝒀𝑨𝑹), 𝒂𝒏𝒅 π‘²π’π’–π’˜π’†π’“ π‘¨π’“π’ƒπ’Šπ’•π’“π’‚π’•π’Šπ’π’ π‘©π’π’π’ˆ Ibrahim is currently in the process of publishing the first English-Language treatise on Arbitration in Egypt with Kluwer Law International.

Before joining Shehata & Partners, Ibrahim was a Senior Associate at π’π‘πšπ«π€πšπ°π² & π’πšπ«π‘πšπ§ π‹πšπ° 𝐅𝐒𝐫𝐦. Ibrahim also holds an LL.M degree from New York University (NYU) and is currently enrolled as a PhD candidate in International Arbitration at Maastricht University in the Netherlands.

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