Ahmed Sallam is a senior partner heading the Economic Litigation and Maritime team since he joined our firm in 2021 with a unique, in-depth extensive experience in commercial and criminal economic litigation at Economic Courts. Back in 2018, he has served as a judge for over 20 years and was appointed as The Judge of Appeal at Cairo Economic Court in Egypt. Having efficacious jurisdiction over countless cases related to Economic & Commercial Matters comprising Intellectual Property rights, Capital Markets, Banking, Communication, Competition additionally to Law of Entrepreneurs, Money Laundering, and Maritime.
He served as Head of First instance Court from 2008-2012 before joining the Economic Courts. Having successful jurisdiction over other numerous cases related to Labor, Social insurance, and Civil laws, after serving as a public prosecutor in the office of the prosecutor general of Egypt for seven years. Sallam’s versatile career has also surpassed in international arbitration as he is a Certiﬁed International Arbitrator at The Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration. He served as Sole, President, and a party appointed Arbitrator in various arbitral cases.
Sallam holds a Bachelor of Law and Police Science degree from the Police Academy in Egypt. He earned his Master of laws from Alexandria University. He also received Diplomas in Private Law and in International Arbitration Law, from Alexandria University.