Longest presence, widest coverage of practice areas
“Zaki Hashem is one of the oldest and largest firms in Egypt and few can match its track record of advising local and international companies on their local business interests.”
The Legal 500
"One client, from an international law firm, says: ‘Zaki Hashem is a safe pair of hands in a difficult jurisdiction. They helped not only with the legal issues, but with navigating a difficult political and regulatory environment.'"
IFLR1000 (Client Testimonials)
“Interviewees praise the team for its "depth of knowledge of Egyptian laws," with one source observing: 'Even when they're on the other side of me I'm happy, because I know they'll understand the problem.'”
Chambers and Partners (Client Testimonials)
Pioneering the corporate law practice in Egypt
Our History, Our Values
Over 70 years of honed expertise
Founded in 1953 by the late Dr. Zaki Hashem, renowned Attorney at Law and Arbitrator specialized in Oil & Gas and International Private Law – and former Cabinet Minister.
Over the years, the Firm’s name changed with its leading equity partners (e.g. Hashem, Ibrahim, Fahim & Tawfik) to simply become Zaki Hashem as it stands today.
Our moral compass
Protecting our Clients’ best interest and projecting their future needs.
Unreservedly bound by the duty of confidentiality, honesty, integrity, and the strictest business ethics – is the heirloom we offer to the Firm.
Constantly developing our capacities to match the evolution of the local and international markets.
Building competent calibers and high-tech infrastructure.