The firm prides itself on its in-depth understanding of cross-border cultural and business practices and on providing a commercial problem solving approach to its legal services in supporting its clients in the region.

Matouk Bassiouny is fully committed to understanding our clients’ businesses and needs. Our teams have also developed core sector focus capabilities and are organized within four main practice groups:

Corporate and M&A

The Corporate/M&A group can assist with all aspects of corporate transaction, from initial term sheets and due diligence to negotiations, drafting and completion. The team specializes in providing general corporate and M&A advice to a wide range of multinational corporations, private equity firms, fund managers and blue-chip investors in Egypt and the region.

Finance and Projects

The Finance & Projects group has substantial experience in providing local legal advice including advice on asset-based finance, infrastructure finance, project finance and real estate finance, as well as on the strengths and weaknesses of local security available to lenders in the Egyptian market.

Capital Markets

The Capital Markets group specializes in securities-related transactions involving the Egyptian Exchange and the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority, including bond issuing, funds management, IPOs, listing and dual securities listing.

Dispute Resolution

The Dispute Resolution group’s primary goal is to effectively manage risk and resolve disputes pursuant to our client’s strategic interests – be it through amicable negotiation, litigation and arbitration.