Lojayne Shaheen is a Counsel in the Firm’s International Arbitration group.
Ms. Shaheen obtained her LL.B. from the Faculty of Law, Cairo University in 2009 along with a Licence en Droit in French and European law from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University. She also holds a Master degree from the Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University with an emphasis on international law and arbitration.
Ms. Shaheen specializes in international commercial and investment arbitration. Ms. Shaheen has represented clients under various arbitration rules and institutions including ICSID, ICC, CRCICA and DIAC in different practice areas. She has also contributed in the drafting of a number of articles on the Egyptian Arbitration Law and the Arbitration Climate in Egypt.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Shaheen was a Managing Associate at a leading arbitration boutique in Cairo and trained in Paris in a French law firm in the commercial and tax departments.
Ms. Shaheen is a certified Egyptian lawyer and holds a certificate entitling her to enroll at the Paris bar.
Ms. Shaheen handles cases in Arabic, English and French. She has a working knowledge in Spanish.