Sarah Rizk

Local Partner

T. +20.2.3762.6201/03

M. +20.122.697.8633 (EG)

M. +49.152.0869.3032 (DE)

Sarah Rizk is primarily resident in our Cairo office and joined the firm in 2014.  She was promoted to the partnership in 2018.

Ms. Rizk’s practice is focused on arbitration. She has acted as counsel in numerous arbitrations under the ICC, UNCITRAL and other rules in Egypt and across the Middle East and beyond.

In addition, Ms. Rizk regularly advises Egyptian and international clients on diverse matters under Egyptian law, including dispute resolution agreements, litigation and enforcement proceedings, regulatory issues and capital markets.

Egypt, 2013
New York, Third Department, 2013

B.A., The American University in Cairo, 2004
LL.B., Cairo University, 2008
LL.M., Harvard Law School, 2009
M.A., The American University in Cairo, 2012

Arabic, German and English
‘Ägypten’ in Geimer / Schütze, Internationaler Rechtsverkehr in Zivil- und Handelssachen (with Kilian Bälz). C.H. Beck.

Book Review of Debating Social Rights by Conor Gearty and Virginia Mantouvalou (with Daniel Wei Liang). European Human Rights Law Review.

From Paris on the Nile to Dar al-Salam to Beverly Hills: the Privatization of Urban Space in Egypt (LL.M. dissertation). Harvard Law School.