Mr. Bassem El Shehawy has achieved his LL.B. from the Faculty of Law, Cairo University, in 1994.

Mr. El Shehawy is a Partner at ZH&P. His areas of practice are Banking, Trade and Bankruptcy Law (litigation and procedures), Criminal Law and Labour Law. Mr. El Shehawy has more than 17 years of experience before courts of all degrees, during which he drafted statements of claims, memos, appeals, cassations, procedures of execution of judgments, legal opinions in the field of Civil  Code, Commercial, Social Insurance Law, Corporate, bankruptcy, banking, preparing and drafting sale  contracts, gratuity contracts, lease contracts, employment contracts, loans, mortgages (real estate and commercial), handling all procedures at the Real Estate and Authentication Department and prepared necessary studies on the legal aspects on companies (due diligence legal review).

Mr. El Shehawy is a member in the Egyptian Bar Association, and was admitted to the Courts of Appeal in 1994. His working language is Arabic.