KRIM HAFEZ 2017-12-22T12:00:15+00:00

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Krim Hafez

Address5 Ibrahim Naguib street, Garden City Cairo EGYPT Postcode; 11451
Phone(+20) 02 279 80 200
EducationHe was educated in Cairo, Cambridge, and Harvard. His PhD, from Cambridge University, is for a dissertation entitled “Complex Arbitration”.
Bar Admission
Work ExperienceHe practices exclusively in the area of international commercial arbitration, where he has significant experience of most major institutional rules. As Counsel, he has represented state, state-owned entities, and private investors in numerous large-value complex arbitrations, with an emphasis on investment, construction power generation, and oil and gas disputes. As Arbitrator, he has been appointed to proceedings involving disputes spanning the commercial spectrum. He is a member of the Arbitration Court of London Court of International Arbitration; member of the Distinguished Panel of Neutrals of International Center for Dispute Resolution; member of the editorial board of the Global Arbitration Society; coordinator of the Egyption Arbitration Forum; and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Present PositionPrincipal of Hafez Law Firm in Cairo; Visiting Professor of Law at the American University in Cairo.
Past positions
LanguagesHe is fluent in Arabic, English and French