Cherif El Tabei

Associate, Cairo



Cherif El Tabei is an associate of MHR & Partners, with which White & Case practices in association. He is also a member of our Capital Markets group, based in Cairo. Prior to joining White & Case, Mr. El Tabei worked for 8 years in a top tier law firm in Cairo.

He has an extensive experience advising Egyptian and international clients in connection with general corporate matters and transactions including capital markets and mergers and acquisitions. He also advised various clients in the establishment of non-banking financial services vehicles in Egypt including Micro Finance, Electronic Payment solutions and Venture Capital Funds.

Bars and Courts
The Egyptian Bar Association
Master 1 and License in International Business Law from the Institute of Business Law
Paris I - Panthéon Sorbonne
Bachelor of Law
Cairo University


Advising an EGX-listed company in its Share Split.

Representation of a multinational Glassware Company in the acquisition of assets in Egypt.*

Representation of a multinational group specialized in manufacturing plastics packaging solutions in the merger of its main subsidiaries in Egypt.*

Worked on the Initial Public Offering of MM Group on EGX.*

Representation of an EGX-listed company in a rights issue process.*

Representation of Sinai National Co., fully owned by public legal entities, in its capital increase through public subscription allocated for only Egyptian nationals residing in certain Egyptian cities.*

Representation of Medsofts in the acquisition of Archer Daniels Midland "ADM" of 50% stake in Medsofts Group.*

Representation of a leading glass manufacturing company in Egypt on the sale of a majority stake.*

Representation of OCI N.V. in relation to the Combined Mandatory Tender Offer launched on Orascom Construction Industries S.A.E.*

Representation of OCI N.V. in relation to the Mandatory Tender Offer Launched on 100% of the issued capital of Orascom Construction Industries S.A.E.*

Representation of a leading Jordanian pharmaceutical company on its acquisition of an Egyptian pharmaceuticals company.*

Representation of Qatar National Bank on its acquisition of National Société Générale Bank.*

Representation of Electrolux in the acquisition of 100% of Olympic Group.*

*Experience gained prior to joining White & Case.