Dr. Radwa Elsaman, S.J.D

Dr. Radwa Elsaman, S.J.D

Senior Counsel
Head of Corporate & Transactional Department

[email protected]

Dr. Radwa El Saman has 20+ years of experience providing consultancy on business law and high-stake commercial transactions with global law firms and in-house legal departments. Her areas of expertise include negotiating/drafting contracts, advising on M&A, setting-up JV and restructuring cross-border transactions, providing day-to-day advice, representing clients vis-à-vis regulatory authorities, and confirming compliance with laws.
In addition, Radwa has assisted governments and private sector entities with legal and institutional reform. She worked as a legal expert for various international entities such as the World Bank Group, the USAID, the EIB, the IDLO, and the AFD. Moreover, Radwa has contributed to issuing/amending many financial laws in Egypt and regionally in Syria and Jordan.
She is also a Professor of Law at Cairo University and a visiting professor at some reputable universities in the USA. Finally, she is well-known for her legal publications with learned international journals. Recently, her book on franchising law has been identified as one of the 6 best franchising books worldwide. Radwa received her LLM and PhD in law from the American University’s Washington College of Law, and LLB from Cairo University.
Dr. Radwa Elsaman