Islam S. Elmasry
LL.B, D.PL. Attorney at Law

Partner Alexandria office

  • Education & Honors
     Diploma in Private Law – School of Law – Alexandria University. Egypt.
     LL.B. University of Alexandria - Egypt - School of Law English Department. Egypt.
     Legal Terms (Terminology) - Programme Alexandria University.
     Advocacy Programme, Egypt Bar Association.
     Civil and Commercial Arbitration Programme -Alexandria university and Egyptian Bar Association.
  • Admissions & Affiliations
     Egyptian Bar Association – admitted before the Court of Appeal.
     Arab Lawyers Union (ALU)
  • Recent Research and Publications
     “Mortgage Arrangement on Ships” - School of Law Lib. - Alexandria University 2012.
     “Collaterals of Lender under the Real Estate Finance” - - School of Law Lib. - Alexandria University 2012.
     “Money Laundering, Asset Forfeiture and Recovery and Compliance” - Lexis Nexis legal publications 2011.
     “Merger of Corporations” – School of Law Lib. - Alexandria University 2011.
     “Defective Contract” - School of Law Lib. - Alexandria University 2008.
  • Recent Transactional
    Mr. Elmasry practice mainly focuses on Corporate and Commercial, Construction and Public Works Contracts, Project Finance, Insurance Disputes, M&A and General Business Law matters.
    He is acting as a counsel to national and multinational companies and financial institutions on a broad range of transactions, including joint ventures, restructurings, projects finance, M&A, tenders, IPOs, facilities guarantees and securitization, insurance disputes. Further, Mr. Elmasry advises clients with respect to compliance matters and litigation representations.
    Islam holds a Diploma in Private Law from School of Law – Alexandria University. He was graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree from the English Department of the faculty of law at Alexandria University in Egypt. he was awarded a certificate in Legal Terminology and Translation from the Alexandria University, obtaining a Very Good grade after completing a training course for attorneys. In 2007, he successfully completed another training programme, this time in Civil and Commercial Arbitration certified by the Alexandria University and by the Lawyer Association Bar in Egypt.
    Islam is a member of the Egyptian Association Bar as well as of the Arab Lawyers Union.
    .Islam speaks Arabic and English fluently.
  • Involvements Mr. Elmasry involved to advise
     a leading international reinsurer co. in relation to the €235 million insurance claim brought by an international leading transport company against the insurer.
     an International corporate and investment bank in connection with the financing arrangement of $174 million being made available to a group of Oil and Gas companies, by rendering legal advices, legal opinions and reviewing the Facility Agreement and other related corporate documents in the project finance;
     a governmental consultancy institution in the €1.7 billion international airport construction
     project assigned to a multinational construction consortium
     An international financial institutions on the securitization arrangement under the facilities of $38 million granted to an IOC.
     an international Insurance and Reinsurance companies in the $28m claim raised for the fire incident took place at a crude storage tank the site of Libya's largest oil refinery and a petroleum port.
     an U.S Energy Group, the due diligence process in an international acquisition transaction of Oil and Gas companies in the MEA.
     a global leader in power and automation technologies; preparing, drafting and perfecting the Internal and Disciplinary regulations (Policy), drafting employment contracts, advices regarding corporate issues.
     Leading Construction Company in Qatar, rendering legal assistance regarding Labour, corporate and business issues.
     a leading telecom solutions provider based in China, drafting, preparing and perfecting company’s Internal Terms and Conditions and Penalties regulations, rendering legal advices regarding labour and corporate issues.
     a leading mobile phone supplier corporation, providing primary legal assistance for the Labour sector by rendering relevant advices and drafting Employment contracts.
     an international engineering & construction company, providing legal assistance by rendering Legal opinions in respect of disputes raised during the execution of a contract with the Libyan Government.
     a global financial institution based in Bahrain regarding its Islamic finance project, providing legal advices, drafting, perfecting and executing security document in respect of facilities granted to a Cyprus company through a Master Murabaha Agreement.
     a leading international airways company providing advices regarding the labour Laws and relevant issues (preparation of the Internal and penalties regulations).
     a leading Construction company based in India, providing legal advices regarding its operations and executions in Libya.
     a worldwide company leads in networking technologies, providing advices regarding the labour Laws and relevant issues (preparation of the Internal and penalties regulations).
     a global investment banking firm on its sale of institutional business assets to a banking group operating in the Stock Exchange Market.
  • Related Practice Area
    • Banking and Finance
    • Insurance
    • Corporate Law and Business
    • Investment Law
    • Commercial Law
    • Labour Law
  • Languages
    - Islam speaks Arabic and English fluently.
  • Email
    i.elmasry@mishkatlawfirm.com
  • Tel.
    - +2(0) 111 2088 667