Salem El Araby

Salem El Araby

Position: Counsel
Categories: Litigation

Mr. El Araby acquired a Bachelor of Laws from Alexandria University in 1982 and joined the  Egyptian Bar Association in 1983 as a licensed lawyer; eligible to appear before the Court of Cassation. In 2005  He provides Sharq Law Firm with more than 31 years of experience. Prior to joining Sharq’s team in 2019, he had successfully led his own law firm in Egypt with offices in both Alexandria and Cairo.

Mr. El Araby has extensive experience having worked as legal consultant for major companies in Egypt. He has worked on a broad range of cases with his extensive experience in criminal, civil, commercial, corporate, and labor law. Mr. El Araby is excellent in client interaction, negotiation, meditation, and arbitration. He has also represented clients in several complex matters subject to different judicial systems such as Egypt, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, United Kingdom, and United States of America.


  • – Represented a major Egyptian company working in stevedoring and transportation before Egyptian courts on a broad range of disputes related to commercial law and labor law for twelve years.
  • – Worked as legal consultant for an international company working in oilfield services in the Arab region.
  • – Worked as legal consultant for many Egyptian companies working in real estate development and construction fields.
  • –  Negotiated and drafted a wide range of contracts and agreements related to real estate development, labor law, commercial, and corporate law.
  • – Provided assistance and advice to companies seeking establishment and liquidation.
  • – Pleading criminal cases.
  • – Handling various types of civil cases, labor cases, contractual negotiations, arbitration and mediation, formation of contracts, and the establishment and liquidation of companies.