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During the first quarter of 2017, Majid Al Shaikh Lawyers & Legal Consultancy Office has participated in Latvia Conference held on 27th February 2017 in Dubai. The Conference was a valuable chance for the office to connect and communicate with businesses of various sectors in Latvia.

Middle EastFurthermore, our Office has become a registered member of the Higher Corporation for Specialized Economic Zones (ZonesCorp) in Abu Dhabi, whereby our Office has become a legal service provider for all companies listed in ZonesCorp. The ZonesCorp comprises of several industrial areas, cities under development, labour camps and foreign investors. The industrial zones area contains over 600 industrial enterprises, factories, and plants hosting global leading names in various industrial sectors with a current value of the industrial investments of over 8 Billion US Dollars.

Our Managing Director: Counselor Mahmoud Rashed – established new corporation means in Egypt whereby new investments shall thrive there in light of the newly promulgated investment incentives law.

About the Firm

Majid Al Shaikh Lawyers and Legal Consultants – was established in 2007 in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (UAE), and later in the same year, a branch was opened in Dubai (UAE).  Earlier, in 1992, Counselor Mahmoud Rashed established an office in Cairo – Egypt under the name: Rashed International Office.

About the author

Lamia A. Gomaa

A qualified Egyptian lawyer – duly accepted to practice by the Egyptian Bar Association, and holder of LLM (Thesis: History and development of Laws from the Roman Era to date). Having an extensive experience in both global and international law firms in Egypt and in the United Arab Emirates. I pride myself with corporate experience in the many stems of the legal industry; namely: hospitality and tourism, aviation (having a specialized LLM), corporate governance, compliance and regulatory, and my crown-jewel of having prolonged hands-on experience in contracts and agreements of numerous types (IT, Agency, FIDIC, BOT, …etc.) and last but not least: specialized legal translation duly authorized by the International Federation of Translators "FIT" one of UNESCO organizations and a registered and active member of the Egyptian Translators Association. ADAM Global, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)