Mohamed Osama


Mohamed Osama

Mohamed Osama has been part of the Egyptian Judiciary and Public Prosecution Office for over two decades, during which he has developed a deep understanding of the mechanics and the peculiarities of the Egyptian courts.

Osama has adjudicated countless disputes particularly in the banking and finance sectors as well as the labor law sector. This has given Osama a truly unique take on the Egyptian courts’ approach to these disputes.

In 2018, Osama joined Shehata & Partners adding with his judicial experience incredible value to the practice. Osama’s insights were critical in bringing a new perspective to the team thus helping provide a better service to our clients by dissecting legal issues from both the lawyer perspective and the judicial perspective.

Osama’s focus since joining Shehata & Partners has been both the banking and finance sector and the real estate development sector.

Practice Areas
Labor & Employment, Litigation

Recent Experience

  1. Successfully representing Omaz in securing its USD 1.5 Million debt vis-à-vis a local agricultural company in Egypt via an amicable settlement within a period of (6) months only.
  2. Successfully representing Hochdorf Swiss Nutrition in a USD 3.5 million documentary collection case against three Egyptian banks. View Case Study
  3. Successfully representing a Swiss-Based Climate Change Fund in a USD 3 million litigation case concerning a loan agreement disbursed to one of its portfolio companies in Egypt.
  4. Successfully representing Nomac in a high-profile dispute with one of its former employees.
  5. Advising Prometeia Italy concerning several issues pertaining to employment law and tax law issues concerning foreign branches in Egypt.
  6. Successfully representing BNP Paribas along with Norton Rose Fulbright in the enforcement of its assignment of rights against a shipping company located in Egypt.
  7. Successfully representing Tatweer Misr in a complex litigation case concerning a shareholders’ dispute.
  8. Successfully representing Antrados Syria in a complex Real Estate Development CRCICA Arbitration and following litigation lawsuits concerning a dispute of USD 250 million seated in Cairo. View Case Study
  9. Representing 1Trolley in a multi-million-dollar arbitration before CRCICA that is seated in Cairo.
  10. Representing El-Nahar TV in a multi-million-dollar arbitration before CRCICA that is seated in Cairo.


LL.B, Cairo University – English Section, Egypt
LL.M, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, Egypt

Select Publications

“Law & Practice - Litigation 2024 Guide”
Chambers & Partners Article co-written with Dina El-Saiedi, Malak Yasser & Nour Abdel Rahman