Hassouba in Barakat Maher & Partners in assoc. with Clyde & Co

Barakat Maher & Partners in association with Clyde & Co hired Mr. Abdel Aziz Hassouba (pictured) as senior legal advisor.

Hassouba’s career path

Hassouba is a lawyer and arbitrator, advising in the banking, construction, defence and marine sectors. Specialising on high profile, complex commercial matters, disputes as well as regulatory and corporate matters, and having commented on the drafting of many of the current commercial and regulatory laws and codes of Egypt, he brings over 40 years’ experience.

Hassouba is a board member of the Export Development Bank of Egypt and has also been a board member of the Egyptian Holding Company for airport and air navigation.

Managing partner of the Cairo office, Mahamed Barakat, states: “[Hassouba’s] deep industry experience and understanding of Egypt’s dynamic market will be of great value to our local, regional and global clients”.

Since February 2023, Clyde & Co operates in Egypt through Barakat, Maher & Partners Advocates & Legal Consultants, with a team comprising 4 partners and 10 lawyers.