Our arbitration practice covers all aspects of arbitration proceedings, including: Legal advice on drafting arbitration agreements / clauses, Litigation in state courts seeking to grant a stay / suspend arbitration proceedings, receipt of summons / injunctions during arbitration proceedings.
Kosheri, Rashed & Riad is one of the leading Law Firms in Egypt in the field of Corporate Law, Litigation and Arbitration. K, R and R has numerous international clients such as Caterpillar, Four Seasons, BP, Arab African International Bank, Siemens, TUI, Bank of America, Time Warner, Lockheed Martin, Cotecna Inspection S.A., Moon Capital, Saudi Telecommunication Company, Krger Engineering A/S, Flag Corporation, J-power Systems, Petroleum Geo-Services ASA, Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd and Philips etc. K, R and R is very active in the field of Arbitration and Litigation as it is considered the top Law Firm in Egypt in this regard. The Partners of K, R and R including Dr. Kosheri and Dr. Riad had acted as chairman of arbitral tribunals, arbitrators, counsel and experts on Egyptian Law in numerous arbitrations in front of ICC, Cairo Regional Center, Dubai International Arbitration Centre, Abu Dhabi International Arbitration Centre and the ICSID.
Our ADR department has worked with clients to resolve disputes efficiently and effectively through litigation, arbitration, mediation or other techniques in a manner that promotes their business objectives. We also work with clients to develop compliance programs and other procedures to minimize future litigation risks. Our recent assessments have indicated that arbitration has increased in popularity within the Asia-Pacific region and our firm has gained substantial experiences in settling disputes through arbitration, mediation and other ADR methods.One of our notable achievements in ADR was the representation of ED & F Man in a dispute relating to the importation of sugar. In this instance, we represented our client from the District Court level all the way to the Judicial Review at the Supreme Court level. This case marked the first ever judicial foreign arbitral order from the Indonesian Supreme Court in conformity with the New York Convention on the enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. As a means to represent clients in ADR settlements, arbitration or otherwise, our lawyers specializing in arbitration serve as panelists, counsel or expert witness within many arbitration institution including the Singapore International Arbitration Center (SIAC), BritainÕs Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), the Hong Kong International Arbitration Center (HKIAC) and the Canadian International Arbitration Center. The members of our ADR team are also chartered mediators with the district courts in Indonesia to mediate private dispute in Indonesia and contribute to the development of domestic arbitration and mediation mechanisms.
We have represented our clients before the main Hungarian and European courts, including the Constitutional Court of Hungary, the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights. We have also represented our clients before international arbitration courts, such as the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).
Attorneys of our law office are representing clients in litigation and arbitration (i.a. international arbitration), as well as enforcement proceedings. Our attorneys are listed in the directory of conciliators of the Estonian Bar Association. Our managing partner Raivo Laus is also a judge in the Court of Arbitration of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and a substitute judge in Court of Honour in Estonian Bar Association. Also our other attorneys have repeatedly acted as judges of the Court of Arbitration of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. We are professionals in business and civil law having experience in conducting many international transactions, IPO process, establishing banks etc. Our law office can provide legal services in English, Russian, Finnish and Estonian.