Founding Partner and Head of Mergers and Acquisitions Group
Dr. Badawy is a Founding Partner and Head of the Firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions Department and a member of the Firm’s Arbitration Department. Dr. Badawy is consistently recognized by clients and legal directories as a leading lawyer, problem solver and a deal maker. Dr. Badawy has been a practicing lawyer since 1994. Before co-founding Zulficar and Partners, Dr. Badawy was a partner at Shalakany Law Office.
Dr. Badawy specializes in Mergers and Acquisitions, and is recognized for her exceptional skills in drafting and negotiations of all contracts necessary in any M&A transaction, particularly SPA’s, joint venture and/or shareholders agreements, management agreements, escrow agreements, as well as merger and restructuring agreements. Dr. Badawy has also played a key role in major IPO’s and private equity funding transactions.
Dr. Badawy also provides Egyptian and multinational clients with valuable general corporate advice as well as specific advice relating to Environmental Law.
Dr. Badawy has obtained a BSC in Law from Cairo University in 1992, a master’s degree from the Institute of International Business Law, Cairo University in 1994, a master’s degree (D.E.S.S.) in Litigation and Arbitration from the University of Paris II Assas in 1996, and finally a Ph.D. in International Arbitration from the University of Paris I Sorbonne in 2001.
Dr. Badawy is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association since 1992.
Working Languages: Arabic, English and French.