Tamer Nagy | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Tamer Mahmoud
Tamer Mahmoud

Tamer Nagy

Associate, Washington, DC

T +1 202 729 2318

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Tamer Nagy guides clients through complex multijurisdictional mergers and acquisitions, counsels them on antitrust compliance matters, and helps them navigate regulatory proceedings before competition agencies. Mr. Nagy also focuses on international dispute resolution in cross-border disputes and defense of clients in international investigations. In addition, Mr. Nagy has assisted in the structuring and formation of private equity funds targeting investments in emerging markets, including Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Mr. Nagy has experience in matters relating to the Middle East, as well as matters involving public international law. He counseled governments and non-governmental organizations on numerous matters before international tribunals.

From 2011-2013, Mr. Nagy was on a pro bono secondment in Egypt, where he advised members of the constitutional assemblies of 2012 and 2013 on drafting Egypt's new constitution. He also advised civil society and other thought leaders on a wide range of constitutional and legislative reform issues during the democratic transition.

Prior to joining White & Case, Mr. Nagy was a member of an international law firm in Cairo, Egypt. His other professional experiences in Washington include research and public presentations on democracy and legal reform in the Middle East. Mr. Nagy was formerly known as Tamer Nagy Mahmoud.

Bars and Courts

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Maryland State Bar
  • US District Court for the District of Columbia


  • JD, American University, Washington College of Law
  • MA, American University School of International Service
  • BA, Earlham College


  • Arabic
  • English


Speaking Engagements

Speaker Series: Pursuing a Career in International Legal Practice, Public International Law & Policy Group, July 2018

Effective Merger Clearance Strategies, White & Case Antitrust Symposium, April 2018

Changemakers: Pathways to Peace in the Middle East, World Affairs Council, Future of American Leadership Conference, November 2017

Democratic Transitions in the Middle East, ASIL Annual Meeting, April 2015

Career Options: Alumni Advice Panel, Washington College of Law, April 2015

The Role of Islamic Law in the Egyptian Constitution, Washington College of Law, April 2015

Freedom of Information Law, American University of Cairo, November 2014

Drafting an Egyptian Constitution, Bard College, April 2014

Transform: Relaying the Impact of Social Change, Seeds of Peace, April 2014

Egypt's Constitutional Quagmires, Swarthmore College, March 2014


  • Egypt's Competition Authority Seeks Active Merger Control, White & Case, September 2018
  • Egypt Considers Premerger Notification, White & Case, August 2017
  • Egyptian Women Deserve Better from Their Political System, Muftah Magazine, June 2014
  • Constitutional Fortitude, White & Case Social Responsibility Report, February 2014
  • The Half-Full Cup of Egypt's New Constitution, Atlantic Council, January 2014

Awards & Recognition

Recipient of a "40 under 40 Emerging Leaders Award", The M&A Advisor, 2018

Appointed to the Order of the Coif for high attainments in the study of law at American University, 2006