Amir Nasr

Amir Nasr

Associate
Helmy, Hamza and Partners

Biography

Amir Nasr is a senior associate in the Baker McKenzie dispute resolution team based in Cairo. Amir focuses on litigation and arbitration.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Represented an Egyptian bank in connection with an EGP 113 million compensation case against an airline company.
  • Represented an international medical devices manufacturer in the EGP 1.24 billion compensation case regarding the termination of the agency agreement.
  • Represented Egypt's main fixed line telecommunications company in connection with four arbitration cases.
  • Representing one of the world’s leading medical technology companies in connection with court case filed by the distributor in Egypt.
  • Assisted Banque Misr S.A.E. on a real estate development transaction for Arab Company for Projects and Urban Developments S.A.E. to develop constructional projects in residential cities of Al-Rehab and Madinaty with a total of EGP 4 billion.
  • Acted for a multilateral financial institution regarding a lawsuit against a company that manufactures compressors in connection with a EUR 6,000,000 indebtedness.
  • Acted for one of the leading poultry producers in connection with legal proceedings against a former senior employee for the embezzlement of an amount of EGP 3 million from the employees’ fund during his capacity as its account manager.
  • Acted for a Canadian multinational banking and financial services company in connection with a tax dispute.
  • Acted for a leading Saudi investment group in a USD 200 million compensation case initiated by an Egyptian grain-based agribusiness against the Egyptian subsidiary of the Saudi group.
  • Acted for an American Irish-domiciled multinational conglomerate in connection with a lawsuit filed against a retail company for USD 500,000 bounced checks.

Admissions

  • Egypt (2003)

Education

  • Ain Shams University (LLB) (2003)