- Cairo University, Bachelor (Law, English Section)
Partner – Lawyer
Sylvia Sidrak is a Partner at Andersen in Egypt. Aside from offering general corporate law services such as company formation, entity licensing, providing advice on corporate governance, handling acquisition transactions and assisting the client throughout the entire course of the transaction. Assistance rendered to clients includes conducting legal due diligence; as well as drafting, reviewing, negotiating and advising on commercial contracts and transaction-related documents including, share purchase agreements, shareholders’ agreements, escrow agreements, management agreements and disclosure documents.
Sylvia has a deep bench of experience in providing clients with comprehensive legal support in relation to Employment, Labor, and Social Insurance laws in Egypt.
Sylvia’s range of experience extends to handling employment law disputes both through litigation or amicable dispute resolutions including participation in negotiations and mediating between employers and employees, dealing with governmental agencies for the attainment of all licenses and permits pertaining to foreign employees, drafting and reviewing internal policies and regulations, all human resources matters, provision of regulatory advice to clients on day-to-day employment, labor, and social insurance matters, provision of legal support for personnel integration post-merger/ acquisition, workforce and management restructuring, and advising in cases of downsizing and closure of companies.