Corporate, M&A, Capital Markets
English Solicitor, Supreme Court of England and Wales (2009).
Egyptian Bar Association (currently admitted before the Court of Appeal)
Arig is a dually-qualified Partner who joined ZH&P from an international law firm. Her +17 years of experience include: Advising Actis LLP, global pan-emerging market private equity firm, in: (i) US$ 244 million acquisition of Commercial International Bank’s issued share capital (9.33%); (ii) US$ 102 million investment in Edita Food Industries; (iii) Minority stake acquisition in Integrated Diagnostic Holdings; and (iv) Sale of Emerging Market Payment • Leading the due diligence over Orascom Hotels & Development S.A.E. and 58 subsidiaries before restructuring and public offering • Advising Alpla Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG, World leader Austrian packaging company, in the acquisitions of Argo Egypt Plastics S.A.E. and Taba Group. RANKINGS: IFLR1000: “Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer” (Capital Markets-Project Development-M&A, 2017, 2018, 2019) Rising Star (Financial-Corporate, 2016) LEGAL 500: Rising Star (Commercial-Corporate-M&A, 2016). EDUCATION: Maîtrise in law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne • License in law, Cairo University • Post graduate diploma in law and Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School • Masters of Laws, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. LANGUAGES: Arabic, English, French
Head of Legal Committee, "Chambre de Commerce Française en Egypte"