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Prof. Dr. Mohamed Sameh Amr

Company: Amr & Partners Law Firm

Position: Founding and Managing Partner


Dr. Mohamed Sameh Amr is an Attorney at law, Founding Partner of Amr and Partners Law Firm, located in Cairo, Egypt. He is a Professor and the Chair of International Law, at Cairo University. Amr is a Board member of Faculty of Law, Cairo University.  Amr is an independent arbitrator as well as is acting as a legal advisor in the field of corporate law (Investment Law, Financing and Banking Law, Corporate and Commercial Law). Amr is a Board member of the Egyptian General Authority of Foreign Investment (GAFI) since 2017.  Since his graduation from Faculty of Law, Cairo University in 1987, Amr has worked in three complementary fields, which are Academia, Law practice and Diplomacy.

International Arbitration Appointments

No. of international arbitration appointments 30+
No. of those as chair 16
No. of those as sole arbitrator 0
No. of those as wing-arbitrator 21
No. of those appointed by arbitral institutions 30+
No. of those that were ad hoc arbitrations 2
Names of African co-arbitrators Dr. Karim Hafez
Mr. Hazim Rizkana
Mr. Ashraf Yehia
Mr. Tawfik Gameel Shehata
Mr. Girgis Abdel Shahid
Dr. Naglaa Saad Nassar
Dr. Mohamed Hossam Loutfi
Mr. Sami Hourebi
Mr. Tarek Badawy
Mr. Mohamed Abdelraouf
Names of arbitral institutions involved ADCCAC
Appointing authority involved in the ad-hoc arbitrations? No
Where did you sit? Cairo, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha
Under which applicable laws and rules? Egyptian law; UAE law; Yemeni law; Iraqi law and Qatari law; ADCCAC Rules; CRCICA Rules: DIAC Rules; DIFC-LCIA Rules; ICC Rules


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