Kosheri, Rashed & Riad Law Firm
16 Maamal El Sokkar Street
Garden City, 11451
Tel: + (20) 2 2795 4795
Fax: + (20) 2 2795 8521
Tarek Riad is the Managing Partner of Kosheri, Rashed and Riad since 2001, one of the leading practitioners in commercial law and arbitration in Egypt and Prof. of Commercial Law and head of the Commercial Law Department at the German University in Cairo.
Professor Riad has an LLB from Cairo Law School in addition to an LLM and SJD from Harvard Law School. He has been a member of the Egyptian Bar since 1980 and a member of New York Bar since 1985. He speaks Arabic, English and French.
Professor Riad has acted as Counsel, Co-arbitrator, Sole Arbitrator and Chairman in numerous commercial arbitration proceedings under the rules of the ICC, UNCITRAL, DIAC , Abu Dhabi Arbitration Center and Cairo Regional Center For International Commercial Arbitration.
He is a member of the Board of Trustees and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Dubai International Arbitration Centre. He is also a Council Member of the ICC Institute of World Business Law and Alternate member of the ICC Court of Arbitration.
Professor Riad has written numerous publications including two books entitled The Applicable Law in Transnational Arbitration and Egyptian Companies Law, in addition to many articles about arbitration and the legal aspects of doing business in Egypt.
He has acted as counsel for a number of multinational corporations such as Caterpillar, Lockheed Martin, Four Seasons, Philips, and AT & T.
The Dispute Resolution Practice:
K, R and R is very active in the field of Arbitration and Litigation as it is considered the top Law Firm in Egypt in this regard. The Partners of K, R and R including Dr. Kosheri and Dr. Riad have acted as chairmen of arbitral tribunals, 2 arbitrators and counsel in numerous arbitrations in front of ICC, Cairo Regional Center, Dubai International Arbitration Centre, Abu Dhabi International Arbitration Centre and the ICSID.
K, R and R has represented and currently represents numerous clients in the field of arbitration including the Egyptian Government, the Government of Kuwait, Transocean, Josef Meissner GmbH, Misr Insurance, Nicholson Manufacturing Company (Seattle), Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company, Telemedia Egypt, Organization for Industrial and Mining Projects, Engineering Consulting Office, Egyptian Media Production City, Morrison Knudsen International Inc, Contrack International Inc.
Kosheri, Rashed & Riad Law Firm:
Kosheri, Rashed & Riad has the following Specific Areas of Practice: General Practice, International Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Agencies, Licensing Contracts, Commercial and Maritime Matters, Joint Ventures, Privatization, Insurance, Foreign Investments, Securities Transactions, Mergers & Acquisitions, Local and International Business Contracts, BOT Projects, Up Stream & Down Stream Gas Agreements, Trademark Registration and Litigation, Banking, Mining and Petroleum Concessions, Real Estate, Telecommunications & Information Technology, Tax, Construction, Labor Law, Intellectual Property, Business Litigation, International and Domestic Arbitrations, World Trade Organization Agreements and Dispute Settlement System.
Kosheri, Rashed & Riad has numerous international clients such as Philip Morris, Caterpillar, Four Seasons, BP Amoco, Philips, Kraft, Islamic Development Bank (Saudi Arabia), Lockheed Martin, Bank of America (London Branch), Henry M. Jackson Foundation, Yves Saint Laurent, AT&T, Marathon Oil, Saudi Telecommunications Company and Time Warner.