Office Address

Phone Number

+20 2 3760 4592-ext 224

Fax Number

+20 2 3760 4593

Email Address

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Ibrachy & Dermarkar

Main Office Address

16 Hussein Wassef Street
Mesaha Square
Dokki, Giza, 12311

Office Locations


Firm Phone Number

+ 20 2 3760 4592

Firm Fax Number

+ 20 2 3760 4593

Personal Background

Mr. Abboud is a partner at Ibrachy & Dermakar Law Firm.  He first worked at the firm from 1989-1997, when he left for 10 years to establish his own law firm, Abboud Law Office.  He returned to Ibrachy & Dermakar in 2009 and practices in the areas of labor and employment law, immigration law, general corporate and real estate.  Mr. Abboud has been involved in the incorporation of several companies in Egypt and has advised local and mutli-national companies on issues related to Egyptian Civil Law, immigration, and labor and emplyment.  He speaks both Arabic and English and is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association; Egyptian Junior Businessmen Association.

Firm Background

Ibrachy & Dermarkar (I&D), established in 1932, seeks to grow continuously while maintaining a uniform level of excellence in the service that it provides. It sees Egyptian practice as linked to international economic realities, and recognizes the desire of international investors for specialist expertise.

Accordingly, the firm has established focused working groups in a number of fields, including corporate, banking and intellectual property. I&D attorneys have developed expertise in a variety of areas of law, including commercial law, intellectual property, labor and employment law, banking and finance, corporate laws, capital market law, construction law, and insurance/reinsurance laws, to name a few. Today, I&D is one of the leading law firms in Egypt and advises a variety of prominent Egyptian and international clientele in relation to a broad range of Egyptian law and practice.

I&D is committed to state-of-the-art communication and information processing technology as part of its philosophy of efficiency and cost-effective delivery of services. The firm's local area network allows attorneys and staff to share resources, research libraries, legal databases as well as other support tools. The firm's network also facilitates internal and outside communication to streamline attorney-client communications.

I&D Mission Statement:
I&D commits itself to provide all its clients with professional service consistently responsive to each particular client's needs, and which takes as its agenda the enduring wish of its clients for high quality service, a service that is worth what is paid for it.

Firm Practice Areas

I&D's general corporate practice includes experience advising both Egyptian and foreign clients in the following areas:

  • drafting and negotiating joint venture agreements for inward investment in Egypt
  • the formation and registration of Egyptian joint stock and limited liability companies
  • drafting and interpreting construction contracts using FIDIC and other formats
  • conducting oil and gas business in Egypt
  • drafting and negotiating employment agreements and the impact of Egyptian labor laws on every aspect of the employer/employee relationship
  • preparing lease contracts and their interpretation in the light of Egyptian regulation of real estate sales and leases
  • establishing new businesses in Egypt, through each of the various legal avenues available for foreign investment
  • registering branch and representative offices of foreign companies in Egypt
  • ongoing maintenance of Egyptian companies, branch and representative offices in conformity with Egyptian corporate laws and regulations
  • taxation of profits, rents, dividends, royalties, capital gains, oil revenues and all other fiscal matters
  • conducting airline business in Egypt
  • drafting and negotiating distribution and agency agreements.

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