Mr. Hossam El Habashi, Senior Associate, has over 20 years of experience in civil code, commercial law, corporate law, real estate and administrative arbitration. He has advised in and conducted research in various disputes related to civil, commercial, real estate, administrative, banking, corporate, capital market, arbitration, and execution matters. He is well-versed in preparing writs of cases, appeals, complaints, memos, legal claims in the foregoing disputes.
Having joined ZH&P in 2005, selected examples of recent matters he has contributed to include:
- The dispute over declaring the bankruptcy of Vodafone Egypt Telecommunications – 2006/2009
- The dispute over the claimed invalidity of the privatization of Ideal Industrial Company (a subsidiary of Electrolux) – 2012/2016
- The dispute over the contract concluded between Accor Hotels and the Egyptian Railway Authority – 2015
- The dispute over the annulment of the industrial register of Nissam Egypt – 2014/2015
Mr. El Habashi is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association since 1999 and was admitted to the Egyptian Courts of Appeal in 2006. His working languages are Arabic and English.
He achieved the LL.B. in 1998 from Cairo University’s Faculty of Law and two Diplomas in Private Law, Commercial Law, and International investments (equivalent to LL.M.) in 2004 from the same Faculty. He also successfully participated in a specialized course in Electronic Signature and a specialized course in Commercial Arbitration at Egyptian International Chamber of Mediation, Conciliation and Arbitration in 2006.