Ramy Bassily

Ramy Bassily


Member of the Egyptian Bar Association

Admitted to the Egyptian Bar Association since 2009, Ramy Bassily specialises in international arbitration (investment and commercial). He has acted as counsel in numerous arbitration proceedings under various institutional rules (AAA, ADCCAC, CRCICA, DIAC, ICC, ICSID and LCIA). Ramy is also listed as a qualified arbitrator with different international arbitral institutions in the MENA region and is regularly appointed as an arbitrator.

Prior to returning to Teynier Pic, Ramy acquired experience in international arbitration in major international law firms in France and Egypt. He was also a research assistant and teaching assistant at both University Paris X – Paris-Nanterre (France) and the American University in Cairo (Egypt). In addition to his role as a lawyer at Teynier Pic, Ramy is currently working on his Ph.D. on “Investment Arbitration and Judicial Expropriation” at the University of Burgundy in France.

Professional Experience

  • Foreign Lawyer, Teynier Pic (since December 2019)
  • Independent Counsel (November 2017-November 2019)
  • Intern, White & Case (July-September 2016)
  • Intern, Teynier Pic (February-June 2016)
  • Intern, Bredin Prat (April-September 2015)
  • Associate then Counsel, Kosheri, Rashed & Riad (Egypt) (June 2013-September 2014)
  • Associate, Ackad Law Office (Egypt) (September 2009-May 2013)


  • Ph.D. in Public Law, University of Burgundy, expected in 2022
  • Master 2 in Litigation, Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Paris II –Panthéon-Assas, 2016
  • Master 2 in International Trade Law, Paris X –Paris-Nanterre, 2015
  • LL.M. in International and Comparative Law (Highest Honor for outstanding graduate academic achievement), The American University (Cairo), 2013
  • Harvard-modeled International Negotiation Program, Harvard University & The American University (Cairo), 2012
  • Egyptian Bar Admission, 2009
  • University Diploma in French Legal Studies, University Lyon III, 2009
  • LL.B. (Hons), Ain Shams University (Cairo), 2009
  • Certificate of Legal Methodology, University Lyon III, 2007

Working Languages

Arabic, English, French