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Nevine El-Shafei

Nevine El-Shafei

Nevine has recently joined as a partner in S&P in 2022. She is a diversified lawyer who has more than 15 years of experience in the corporate, banking, finance, and business fields. Her practice in the firm focuses on corporate, commercial, TMT, and pre-contentious matters.

Before joining S&P, Nevine has worked in both in-house and private practices in Egypt, Qatar and across the MENA Region. Nevine has acquired extensive experience within the banking and finance sectors and has advised on a broad range of complex transactional and cross-border files.

Nevine has also gained substantial experience in the telecommunication and real estate fields as well. Furthermore, Nevine has also obtained a Masters in Business International Law from Paris Dauphine in France and Cairo University and has obtained Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in the UK.

Practice Areas

  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate Law


  • TMT & Commercial
  • Construction

Recent Experience

  • Worked and advised on many corporate incorporations, divestment, spin off and restructuring files in the MENA region;
  • Handled and worked on liquidation and restructuring files in Qatar and Egypt;
  • Advised on a number of hospitality and hotel management agreements in the MENA region;
  • Worked and advised on finance transactions, including projects development finance across the MENA region;
  • Worked and advised on several IPO in Qatar;
  • Advised and worked on number of finance and transactional deals across the MENA region; and
  • Worked on funds set ups in Egypt.


LL.B, Cairo University – French Section, Egypt

Maîtrise in Law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France

Masters of Business International Law, Paris Dauphine in cooperation with Cairo University