Youssef + Partners Receives Top Rankings in the 2024 Chambers Global Guide

Chambers Global Guide 2024 - Egypt Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

Youssef + Partners Arbitration Leaders has maintained its status as top tier firm and has been ranked in Band 1  for international arbitration in the prestigious Chambers Egypt 2024 rankings. Karim A. Youssef and César Ternieden have been individually ranked. This achievement underscores our firm’s dedication to excellence in the legal profession, particularly in the challenging field of dispute resolution and arbitration.

Exceptional Expertise in International Arbitration

Chambers highlights that Youssef + Partners Arbitration Leaders is “a dynamic law firm highlighted for its exceptional skills in international arbitration. Its seasoned team of lawyers frequently represents investors in claims against government entities and it is equally well versed in high-value commercial arbitrations. It acts for major regional and international clients hailing from industry sectors such as oil and gas and real estate.”

The Y+P Team has received exceptional praise from Clients, Peers, and Market Commentators.

“Youssef + Partners understands the business issues in addition to the legal aspects. The team works together as a fighting unit and will go the extra mile to accomplish their tasks.”

“Youssef + Partners has proved to be capable of handling complex matters, both substantive and procedural. It also effectively integrates its team with local counsel.”

“The team works together as a fighting unit and will go the extra mile to accomplish their tasks.”

Karim A. Youssef: A Leading Figure in International Arbitration

Karim A. Youssef, our esteemed managing partners, has earned special commendation for his unparalleled expertise in international arbitration. Karim is one of only two practitioners identified as a “Star Individual” in the Arbitration guide, the highest ranking in Chambers. The publication describes him as “a heavyweight arbitration lawyer with extensive experience acting on multibillion-dollar claims.” emphasizing his representation of an enviable list of well-known international companies and high-net-worth private clients. Additionally, his frequent role as arbitrator and his esteemed handling of investment treaty claims against governments are noted as significant aspects of his practice. Karim has also been recognized as Most in Demand Arbitrators and Band 2 in Litigation.

“Karim Youssef is a sophisticated lawyer and a leading figure in international arbitration.

Clients and peers noting:

“Karim Youssef is very innovative in his approaches and gives you even more than you expect. He supports us with hard work and dedication.”

“He understands the market and what international clients want.”

“It is a pleasure working with Karim. He is an excellent lawyer: hard-working and intelligent.”

César Ternieden: A Pillar of Strength in Arbitration

César Ternieden, our distinguished arbitration partner, brings a wealth of experience to our team. César maintains his band 3 rankings in this year’s arbitration edition, with Chambers highlighting that César “has a range of experience assisting with major investment treaty and commercial arbitration matters, including in the energy sector.” His international perspective and profound legal acumen have greatly contributed to our firm’s successes.

As we celebrate this recognition, we remain committed to our mission of delivering unparalleled legal services and achieving the best outcomes for our clients. Our team at Youssef + Partners Arbitration Leaders is inspired to continue our pursuit of excellence and innovation in the field of international arbitration.

The full listing for Egypt can be found here.