Dr. Abdel Moneim Darwish, Of Counsel, joined ZH&P in 2008 adding valuable contribution to the Firm’s applications of Civil Law, Commercial Law and Contracts. He is also a lecturing Professor at Tanta University, Egypt.
With an impressive track record of 43 years of experience, selected examples of his work include:
- Preparing legal opinions regarding Vodafone’s position vis-à-vis the Unified Licensing Regime – client: Vodafone Egypt Telecommunications S.A.E. - 2015
- Preparing legal opinions regarding the penalties scheme imposed by the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) – client: Vodafone Egypt Telecommunications S.A.E. - 2015
- Marketing Agreement for an insurance product between Misr Insurance Company and a company owned by individuals – client: Misr Insurance Company - 2015
- Preparing an extensive number of in-house legal opinions
Dr. Darwish is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association and was admitted before the Egyptian Court of Cassation in 2005. He is also member of the Arab Society for Political and Economic Legislation, the Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, and the Committee of Comparative legal Studies. He is proficient in Arabic, French and Italian.
He achieved the LL.B. in 1975 and obtained a Diploma in Private Law in 1979 – both from Cairo University’s Faculty of Law. In 1990, he earned the Ph.D. from Sorbonne University, Paris France, with a thesis on Islamic Banks. He also obtained a Diploma in Domestic Public Law from Pantheon – Assas – Paris II in 1993 followed by a Diploma in International Attorney ship from Paris University in 1994.