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Sarie Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Robust practice with recognised expertise in Islamic finance. The team is very well regarded among its fellow practitioners in the Egyptian market and regularly counsels domestic Egyptian banks on syndicated facilities and other loan agreements. Well versed in project, asset and real estate finance.

Strengths

Peers commend Sarie-Eldin & Partners as a leading firm for domestic finance transactions.

Work highlights

Acted for the Egyptian National Railways Authority on its facilities agreements with various export credit agencies.

Notable practitioners

Amira Sherif is described by peers as an “excellent banking and finance lawyer,” while clients observe that "she has the ability to find a solution to any problem." She has a wealth of experience acting for domestic banks on their loan agreements and continues to be a well-regarded figure in the market.

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Overview

Sarie-Eldin & Partners counts as one of the most experienced law firms in Egypt and the Middle East in Banking & Finance transactions. Since its establishment, the Firm’s portfolio of executed deals in that area includes the largest, most sophisticated and complex transactions. Our Clients’ base equally reflects the quality of our services and our in-depth knowledge and expertise. Our Banking & Finance division is in a position to offer valuable services and timely assistance in the fields of Project Finance, Syndications, Acquisition and Take-over Financings, Asset Finance, Bank Lending, Real Estate Financing and Financial Structuring.

■ Acting as a legal counsel to Banque Misr and other lenders, in relation to Islamic Murabha finance of up to EGP 1.5 Billion to Industrial Investment Company S.A.E.
■ Acting as a legal counsel to Etisalat Misr in relation to a syndicated facility of up to EGP 6 Billion
■ Acting as a legal counsel Etisalat Misr in relation to a facility of up to $300 Million
■ Acting as a legal counsel ADIB Capital, Banque Misr, and other banks in relation to Islamic Musharkah facility of up to EGP 900 Million to Al-Marasem International for Development Company
■ Acting as a local legal advisor for Pirelli Industrial in relation to senior facilities of up to Euro 600 Million
■ Acting as a legal counsel to Banque Misr and other lenders, in relation to a syndicated facility of up to 42,860,000 US Dollars and 64,125,000 EGP to Scatec Solar ASA

Members

Sherif, Amira (Head of Department)

Hamdy, Mohamed

Clients

ADIB Capital

Ahli United Bank

Al Baraka Bank

Arab African International Bank

Arab Investment Bank

Banque du Caire

Banque Misr

Commercial International Bank CIB

Egyptian Land Bank

El Markaby Steel Company

HSBC

Industrial Development & Workers Bank

National Bank of Egypt

NSGB

Industries

Agriculture

Banks

Communications

Corporate/Individual

Education

Energy

Financial Services

FMCG

Government

Insurance

Petrochemicals

Pharmaceuticals

Privet Entities

Real Estate

Retail

Steel

Transportation

Banking & Finance Department

Sarie Eldin & Partners Legal Advisors

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Department location

Km 28 Cairo/Alex Desert Road, B19

Smart Village

6th of October

Cairo

Cairo

Egypt

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Egypt

Banking & Finance


Amira Sherif
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